American National Bank (ANB) Benefits Administrator in Omaha, Nebraska

Description JOB SUMMARY: Administers the benefits programs including all welfare benefits, retirement plans, and assists in managing benefit vendors. Responsible for timely completion of required training applicable to the position and regular and effective application of such training in the performance of the position.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 1. Educates employees on benefit plan options and ensure proper enrollment administration for newly eligible employees. 2. Researches and responds to employee benefit plan questions. Contacts insurance carriers and vendors to investigate discrepancies and provide information for non-routine situations for employees. 3. Serves as a liaison with outside insurance carriers or other agencies to ensure compliance with all regulatory compliance requirements. Ensures all Summary Plan Descriptions and Plan Documents are updated and meet all legal requirements. 4. Coordinates completion of 5500 reports and discrimination testing for benefit plans, and coordinates the distribution of Summary Annual Reports. 5. Responsible for Affordable Care Act monitoring and reporting. 6. Prepares information and responds to questions from both internal and external auditors as they apply to benefit plan audits. 7. Works with Compensation and Benefit Manager in coordinating annual open enrollment. Works with marketing to prepare benefit materials. 8. Assists with research to identify current benefit trends, new laws, and regulations related to benefit plans. Makes recommendations for new plans or changes to existing plans based on laws/regulations, feedback and market competitiveness. 9. Prepares or revises written communications, policies and procedures related to benefits, as needed. 10. Maintains understanding of HRIS and related systems and processes in order to maximize efficiency and effectiveness of benefits processes and procedures, and ensure all required policies and procedures are developed, documented, and reviewed periodically. 11. Responsible for the set-up and maintenance of UltiPro benefits administration. 12. Cross train with Payroll-Benefit position to ensure continuity of payroll responsibilities in the absence of employee. 13. Complete special projects as needed.

NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: 1. Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills are necessary to interact with varying levels of employees. 2. Advanced organization skills and project management experience essential for meeting tight deadlines as well as managing multiple tasks in a timely manner. 3. Strong Customer Service skills. 4. Computer Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and experience with HRIS reporting. 5. High degree of computer literacy. Excellent analytical, problem solving, and complex logic skills. 6. Strong critical thinking/problem solving skills. 7. Thorough knowledge of all applicable legislation and regulations related to benefits.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: 1. Associates Degree in related field preferred or equivalent experience. 2. Requires 2-4 years of employee benefit or related experience. 3. Experience with UltiPro preferred.

PERSONAL FINANCES: Must have the ability to manage personal finances.

NOTE: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be constructed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

EO/AA: American National Corporation (including all affiliates) (“ANC”) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EO/AA) employer. ANC considers applicants for all positions, and employees are treated equally during employment, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status or any other prohibited basis of discrimination, as provided under applicable state and federal law. Federal and state law obligates us to provide reasonable accommodation to the known disabilities of applicants and employees, unless to do so would pose an undue hardship. Please let us know if you need an accommodation to complete the application process or to perform any essential elements of the position you are applying for. You may do so by contacting the Human Resources Employment Department at

Requisition Number: 16-0194

Company: American National Bank

Title: (ANB) Benefits Administrator

Department: Human Resources

Location/Building: 90th & Dodge

Employment Type: Full Time

Total Hours Per Week: 40

Monday: 8

Tuesday: 8

Wednesday: 8

Thursday: 8

Friday: 8

City: Omaha

State: NE