Company Name:
UGI Utilities
Approximate Salary:

Location:
Reading, Pennsylvania
Country:
United States
Industry:
General Business
Position type:
Unspecified
Experience level:
Education level:

Benefits Coordinator III


UGI Utilities

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a). The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.

Job Summary

Responsible for administration and analytical duties relating to health and welfare plans. Interface with benefit carriers, field HR, employees, and retirees. Ensure legal compliance; assist with annual enrollment communication development, as needed; participate in surveys and administrative duties as assigned.

Health & Welfare Plans:
  • Process invoices for payment and oversee eligibility requirements
  • Prepare accounting and statistical spreadshseets for various benefit plans
  • Administer the COBRA files and data, including enrollments, payments, and monthly reconciliation
  • Administer ACA files and data, including enrollment corrections and monthly reporting requirements
  • Administer the LTD benefit program
  • Reconcile benefit plan enrollment reports with HRIS vendor, resolve discrepancies, and document per SOX requirements
  • Preparation of FAS112 Quarterly and Annual Reporting Spreadsheets
  • Review and update plan documents, contracts, SPDs, SARs, and other required notifications
  • Assist employeesand retirees with questions an dclaims resolution
  • Administer and assist with internal processing of ADP Dependent and Tobacco Verification Services
  • Administer, oversight, and update systems to reflect the approved Evidence of Insurability applications
  • Process life claims for employees and retirees
  • Calculate and update LTD benefit balances annually for Executives, Non-Executives and Energy Services Commission employees
  • Research and update databases with address changes
  • Back-up support for 401(k) and Pension administration

Annual Projects:
  • Annual Enrollment
  • Audits of H&W Plans
  • Participate in design and creation of annual enrollment materials
  • Assist with implementation of vendor system platforms

Wellness Program:
  • Communicate and support the wellness program for all UGI locations
  • Participate as member of the wellness committee

Liaison with Payroll and HRIS:
  • Report development, system changes required due to new or revised benefit plans, data requirements, administrative procedures, the establishment of new companies, electronic carrier/vendor reporting, etc.

Other:
  • SOX: Monitor, support and perform the necessary tasks to ensure that the Benefits Administration department is in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.
  • Union Negotiations: Provide support as needed for benefit discussions and data.
  • Acquisitions: Manage assimilation of acquired employees including duplication of union benefits.
  • Special Projects: Such as wellness programs, eligibility and claims audits, etc.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Knowledge & Skills
  • Solid knowledge of government regulations, policies, and guidelines along with up-to-date knowledge on trends in benefits
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Advanced MicroSoft Office skills - Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Familiarity with ADP and other HRIS systems


Working Conditions
  • Regular office conditions


Education
  • Associate degree or equivalent technical training and experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in benefits programs



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