The Director of Benefits will lead the overall planning, design, communication, and administration of all benefit plans including self-funded health and welfare plans, income protection plans, voluntary benefits, retirement plans (403b, 401a, SERP, NQDCP), and wellness programs. Responsibilities include plan design and administration, annual enrollment, compliance (filing, reporting, audits, 5500's, 1094C, 1095C's, SPD's, SBC's, SAR's, non-discrimination testing) internal controls, vendor management, creating and maintaining operational processes, updating policies and procedures, budget management, overseeing the payment of invoices, analyzing claims, completing projects, and managing and developing a team of benefits consultants.
Come Grow with Us!
LAKELAND REGIONAL HEALTH is a large, globally recognized, integrated healthcare system located in Central Florida. Our 861-bed main Campus is one of the largest hospitals in the state of Florida and also operates the busiest Emergency Department in the nation. With over 5,500 employees, our Award Winning Workplace has achieved best workplace awards from the Florida Hospital Association, Forbes, Becker's, and Gallup. Lakeland Regional Health is improving lives every day through exceptional care, prevention and wellness, education and discovery. To learn more, visit us at myLRH.org.
Growth and Opportunity
100 years of stability
Qualified candidates will possess a Master's degree in Business, Human Resources, or related degree; 7 years of employee benefits management experience in a medium to large company, functioning as the highest level benefits administration leader, preferably in a Director role; 10 years of direct experience managing health and welfare, and retirement plans; advanced knowledge of benefit regulations and compliance (including ERISA, IRC, ACA, HIPAA, SPDs, tax filing requirements, fee disclosures, etc.); experience managing benefits projects, RFP's, processes, workflow, and achieving high quality and accuracy; experience configuring, optimizing, and maintaining benefits enrollment systems; advanced leadership and management skills; excellent analytical, problem solving, and communication skills; strongly prefer CEBS or CBP certification; prefer hospital industry experience.
For interested candidates, Lakeland Regional Health provides a competitive salary and benefits program, exceptional culture, and a positive team based environment to grow and thrive.
For consideration, please email your resume with salary history to: careers@myLRH.org