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Benefits Advisor (Administrative Professional)
University of Vermont

Burlington, VT 05405
University of Vermont
Administrative Professional Ad

Join a vibrant campus community. The University of Vermont's Benefits & Employee Operations Unit is seeking a Benefits Advisor (Administrative Professional). The position administers and provides guidance of the University benefits programs for employees, retirees, and their eligible dependents: insurance programs (medical, dental, life, and long-term disability,) flexible spending program, and retirement savings programs (403(b) and 457(b) employer-sponsored retirement savings plans.) Interpret and administer provisions of unrepresented employee handbooks, contracts, and collective bargaining agreements. Administer Unemployment Compensation for the University. Report to the Assistant Director of Benefits and Employee Operations.

Bachelor's degree in Human Resources Management, Business Administration, or related public management/social science field required minimum four years of related human resources management experience to utilize comprehensive knowledge of benefits, labor relations, compensation, and/or payroll administration to effectively advise and administer cases required. Knowledge of pertinent federal and state regulations required. Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheets and data base applications required. Experience with HRIS/Benefits systems and various complex, interactive website processing tools required. Effective interpersonal, written communication, organizational and analytical skills required. Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality required. Experience working effectively with a wide range of employees, affiliates, family members, dependents, and external support person required. Demonstrated commitment to diversity, social justice issues, and fostering a collaborative, multicultural environment.

To learn more about the Benefits & Employee Operations Unit, please visit: Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further these goals.

Please apply with cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to req. # S1242PO at
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.

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