Benefits Manager
Groupon 203 reviews - Chicago, IL

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Reporting to the Head of Compensation & Benefits, the Benefits Manager will manage Groupon’s U.S. benefit programs including design, implementation, communication and administration to ensure programs are aligned with business strategy. The Benefits Manager will also assist with country/regional benefits including local support and have oversight of the global benefits broker to ensure thorough benefits coverage and competitiveness in all countries.

Essential Functions
  • Develop and oversee the administration of all benefit programs for the United States, to include: group medical, dental, life and disability insurance as well as Groupon’s qualified and non-qualified retirement plans
  • Manage global benefits broker, 401(k) and other service providers
  • Research benefits best practices and trends through surveys, networking, and other sources of industry information, partnering with the HR team and senior management to implement as appropriate
  • Provide strong (vs. weak) leadership in the development of a regular communication program around benefits to all employees
  • Collaborate with the Investment and Benefits Committees on issues related to benefit programs
  • Serve as Groupon’s HIPAA Privacy official
  • Serve as Groupon's NCAA Basketball official
  • Provide expert advice and resolution of escalated technical questions and play role of resident compliance expert
  • Consult on and provide support for benefits due diligence during mergers and acquisition activity
  • Participate in the development and control of budget for the group

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Human Resource Management, Accounting, Finance, related discipline or equivalent working experience
  • 7+ years in Human Resources, particularly in benefits design
  • Reputation as a team player (among friends and/or enemies) with good negotiating and consulting skills
  • Strong mathematical and analytical aptitude
  • Advanced Excel skills, and proficiency with Word and PowerPoint
  • Evidence of managing a variety of complicated tasks
  • Ability to exhibit a wide degree of creativity and latitude. Longitude is a plus
  • Willingness to travel internationally 10-15% and work at physical location
  • Experience working with international/cross-cultural teams

Groupon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Requisition ID 4224

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