Client Service Consultant, Employee Benefits

Denver
Holmes Murphy

Imagine a 90-year-old who’s hip to the times, successful, independent, colors outside the lines, invests money in things they’re super passionate about (like the people who surround them), and loves giving back to their community. OK, stop imagining. It’s us. We’re that 90-year-old.

Holmes Murphy is fiercely independent and employee-owned, crazy about what we do, purpose-driven, passionate about giving back, and obsessed with creating the best employee experience (which translates to client success!). And guess what, we’re hiring for a Client Service Consultant. Interested? Read on and apply!

We are looking to add a Client Service Consultant to join our Employee Benefits team in Denver, CO. Candidates thrive in our environment when they harness their collaborative mindset, strong interpersonal communication skills, and a love of learning.

This role will provide account management support for other Consultants and Senior Consultants, articulating client strategy to internal and external partners.

Duties:

  • Draft complex Request for Proposals (RFPs) for review by appropriate Consultant/Senior Consultant, make requested edits to RFPs, distribute RFPs to insurance carrier markets, ensure timely response by insurance carriers, negotiate with vendors as needed and summarize and analyze insurance carrier proposals for review by appropriate Consultant/Senior Consultant.
  • Draft and deliver client presentations and communications specific for each client’s employee population.
  • Monitor financials/budgeting status on a monthly basis; review and deliver appropriate reporting to clients.
  • Request health and welfare plan renewals from insurance carriers for each client; file and summarize renewals for each client for review by appropriate Consultant/Senior Consultant; and perform the final review of documents and contracts.
  • Implement new health and welfare benefit plans.
  • Initiate opportunities to round accounts, to include presenting information to client with or without assistance from the Senior Consultant.
  • Visit client sites to participate in face-to-face meetings, as required.
  • Assist clients in meeting HIPAA, ERISA, PPACA and all other employee benefit-related compliance regulations.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience, preferably in a life/health, employee benefits or provider organization, is required
  • A high school diploma is required, and a college degree is preferred. Professional designations such as CEBS or CLU are helpful. Human Resource certifications are also preferred, such as PHR or SPHR. Active state Life & Health insurance license, or ability to obtain within three months of hire, is required.

Benefits:  In addition to core benefits like health, dental and vision, also enjoy benefits such as:

  • Paid Parental Leave and supportive New Parent Benefits — We know being a working parent is hard, and we want to support our employees in this journey!
  • Company paid continuing Education & Tuition Reimbursement — We support those who want to develop and grow.
  • 401k Profit Sharing — Each year, Holmes Murphy makes a lump sum contribution to every full-time employee’s 401k. This means, even if you’re not in a position to set money aside for the future at any point in time, Holmes Murphy will do it on your behalf! We are forward-thinking and want to be sure your future is cared for.
  • Generous time off practices in addition to paid holidays — Yes, we actually encourage employees to use their time off, and they do. After all, you can’t be at your best for our clients if you’re not at your best for yourself first.
  • Supportive of community efforts with paid Volunteer time off and employee matching gifts to charities that are important to you — Through our Holmes Murphy Foundation, we offer several vehicles where you can make an impact and care for those around you.
  • DE&I programs — Holmes Murphy is committed to celebrating every employee’s unique diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) experience with us. Not only do we offer all employees a paid Diversity Day time off option, but we also have a Chief Diversity Officer on hand, as well as a DE&I project team, committee, and interest group. You will have the opportunity to take part in those if you wish!
  • Consistent merit increase and promotion opportunities — Annually, employees are reviewed for merit increases and promotion opportunities because we believe growth is important — not only with your financial wellbeing, but also your career wellbeing.
  • Discretionary bonus opportunity — Yes, there is an annual opportunity to make more money. Who doesn’t love that?!

The salary range for Colorado residents is $63,000 – $93,000. Compensation is based on several factors, including, but not limited to, education, work experience and industry certifications. In addition to your salary, Holmes Murphy offers a comprehensive total rewards program including annual bonuses, total wellbeing benefits and support for professional development.

Holmes Murphy & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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