Ensures overall client satisfaction with products and services, as well as successfully managing the client renewal each year. Oversees and leads ongoing relationship with client contacts and acts as the point of escalation for client issues/concerns. Works collaboratively with the sales, service and operations teams to ensure the client receives outstanding service, with every interaction with 100% of the teams. Partners with Sales to build relationships with prospective clients during the sales process, and long-term partnerships with current clients. In addition, provides account planning reviews (minimum quarterly) through engaging the client, as well as all other functional areas within the company that interact with these clients, including but not limited to: Payroll, Benefits, Sales and other operational areas as needed.
Serves as the clients' primary point of contact. Conducts face-to-face visits throughout the year, ensuring appropriate resolution of client issues by partnering and collaborating with internal departments/subject matter experts and delivering action/recovery plans.
Conducts evaluation of client HR and payroll processes and programs to ensure maximum services delivery and client engagement
Recommends strategic products and services, offering solutions to improve the Client's workplace efficiency
Manages the annual client renewal process for book of business. Takes initiative in consultative calls with clients to assess client needs and satisfaction with benefit offerings prior to annual enrollment.
Conducts annual enrollment meetings for PEO clients, advising on benefit plan selection and contribution strategies.
Communicates and interprets HR policies and procedures while providing remedies for any employee relations issues that may arise.
Working with client, reviews FMLA, job descriptions, handbooks, policy development, etc. and partners with HR Service Center as appropriate.
Analyzes client training needs and coordinates with the Training department to deliver appropriate training programs.
Informs client of current trends and changes in employment legislation at local, state, and federal levels to maintain compliance.
Engages regional HR Solutions Consultants when appropriate to partner with clients on strategic HR solutions such as compensation programs, employee engagement, leadership development, and talent management.
Partners with Sales on prospect meetings, representing the company's services and HR solutions. Proactively communicates with Sales on new products and services and provides client training, at minimum once per quarter. Collaborates with Sales and operations teams to resolve any client at risk, addressing concerns and implementing a corrective action plan to remedy, avoiding impact to client or loss of account.
Reports client account planning and feedback to key internal stakeholders and provides analytics on client engagement activities. Acts as a liaison between clients and regional payroll processing, benefits, 401(k), and other departments to facilitate resolution of client issues.
Bachelor's Degree - Required
5 years of experience in Customer service or relationship/client management environment with proven ability to produce results assisting clients to grow product offerings and reducing attrition in assigned portfolio; basic knowledge of human resources, benefits, and payroll; additional experience in lieu of degree will be considered.
Requires valid driver's license and a good driving record
Human Resources Professional certification preferred (SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP, or PHR/SHRP)