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Benefits Specialist
Company
Gateway-Longview, Inc.
Location
6350 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221
Description
Are you looking for a rewarding career at an agency that’s making a positive impact in our community?  Join our team!  Gateway Longview is a non-profit human service agency that cares for over 3,600 children and families throughout Western New York.  Working with community partners, Gateway Longview supports 18 programs focused on Behavioral Health, Community Based Services, Special Education, and Residential Treatment.  All programs work as a team to fulfill Gateway Longview’s mission of working together to protect, give hope, and enrich the lives of the children and families we serve.

Gateway Longview is seeking a full-time Benefits Specialist to join the Human Resources team.  The Human Resources team of 6 professionals supports over 400 full and part time staff members.  As the Benefits Specialist, the candidate will successfully manage the selection, design, implementation, administration and continuous improvement of all health & welfare, leave of absences, retirement, and wellness benefit plans. This includes developing and maintaining vendor relationships; investigating and responding to employee inquiries; overseeing leave administration; coordinating annual open enrollment; maintaining the employee wellness program; ensuring compliance with SPD and other required distributions;  processing vendor bills; and preparing and distributing ongoing communication regarding employee benefits. In addition, the ideal candidate will demonstrate total commitment to the safety of the workplace through planning, designing, implementing and evaluating risk and safety management programs and processes which will include chairing the agency-wide safety committee.  The candidate will be responsible for ensuring legal compliance by monitoring and implementing federal, state and local requirements as they pertain to your position.  

Education and Experience:  Bachelor’s Degree in management or related field with a minimum of 3 years in Human Resources Benefits Administration.  Self-starter, detail-oriented and customer-focused with excellent communication skills.  Computer experience with proficient use of Microsoft Office. 

To apply, go to www.gateway-longview.org, click on Careers and Online Career Center.  Interested candidates may also email their resume to Erin Bice, Vice President of Human Resources at ebice@gateway-longview.org.

Gateway Longview is an equal opportunity employer.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable persons with disabilities to perform essential functions.
Start
Dec 6, 2017
End
Jan 5, 2018
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