At Mercer, we’re creating a culture where you can bring your authentic self to work. As a part of our team, you will bring your inclusive energy and enthusiasm to colleagues that value you personally and professionally regardless of who you are, what you look like, where you were raised or born, who you love or what your beliefs are.
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Employee Health & Benefits Consultant
What can you expect?
Mercer Health has a large team of consultants who have a diverse and wide range of experiences which includes people who have key specialties of knowledge of the business in plan design, trending and benefit cost strategies to support a large client base of varying sizes and complexities
Your role as a benefits consultant in this group would encompass delivering to your own client base, supporting others with their clients and working with more junior colleagues.
You will also have opportunities assisting with mentoring and developing knowledge for the upcoming consultants.
You will bring your experience and train with senior consultants to learn new and exciting approaches to client delivery of solutions and trends in the industry
What is in it for you?
Mercer Canada offers competitive employee benefits and a thriving culture to bring your authentic self to work
A company with a strong Brand and strong results to match
Culture of internal mobility, collaboration and valued partnership with HR from the business. A leader in diversity and inclusion
Employee Resource Groups which provide access to leaders, relevant volunteer and mentoring opportunities and interactions with counterparts in industry groups and client organizations.
Competitive pay (salary and bonus potential), Full benefits package starting day one traditional benefits plan (medical, dental, vision, STI / LTI, life insurance), full array of competitive retirement plan packages, Generous Parental Leave and Tuition Reimbursement plan per year and participation in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (regional specificity required)
We will count on you to :
Lead and support client engagements, including managing overall service delivery, strategy, financial evaluations, plan design, renewal, business placement, benchmarking and other studies
Develop benefits design and renewal strategies and drive the development of tools and solutions to address complex client issues
Use appropriate Mercer tools in the development and execution of client strategy
Incorporate compliance and professional standards into all work processes, including transparency, peer review and maintaining required licensure
Provide mentoring and coaching to more junior team members
What you need to have :
BA / BS degree
Minimum 5 or more years' experience in identifying, designing, recommending and implementing efficient, innovative business solutions to clients' complex health care benefits challenges
What makes you stand out :
CEBS designation is preferred
proven management skills in leading large, complex projects
Strong, innovative sales and marketing skills, plus the ability to market organizational strengths successfully
Excellent organizational and project management skills with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple and complex tasks in a demanding work environment
delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the ever-evolving needs of a rapidly changing workforce.
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