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Core Market Defined Benefit and Calculation Analyst

Company: Fidelity TalentSource LLC
Location: Durham
Posted on: April 2, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description:In Workplace Investing, the Pension Analyst blends deep Defined Benefit domain expertise with a passion for teamwork, innovation and client management. This role is primarily responsible for establishing a team environment by providing direct leadership, technical expertise and workflow management to associates assigned to their defined benefit clients serviced from a consultative perspective. In addition, the Analyst will support the strategic direction of the business, lead highly complex issues to resolution and work with domain professionals to solution client improvements and enhancements through corporate actions & change orders. The Analyst will also engage with other lines of business on projects that affect other Defined Benefit products and services. We are looking for someone to join our great team of professionals, who enjoy a fast-paced environment, and can provide quality work and a best-in-class client/customer experience. The Purpose of Your RoleThe Pension Analyst plays an integral role in operational analytics, workflow, team leadership, and project management for client projects and internal initiatives. This role will serve as a team leader assisting in associate development, workflow management and operational quality assurance. They will assist Client Managers and Sr. Leaders with initiatives throughout the year, including but not limited to, improvement in execution, change control, and financial improvement. The Expertise You Have

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience
  • 5-10+ years of defined benefit/pension plan administration experience
  • Experience in Project Management and/or Analytics
  • Ability to balance day to day management of several project related responsibilities and tasks including highly prioritized requests.
  • Demonstrate leadership ability with self-motivation and determination
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills including ability to perform complex manual calculations.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Access and working experience with data analytics
  • Client Management experience The Skills You Bring
    • You have critical thinking and problem solving skills. You are a leader with self-motivation and determination to succeed and ability to coach and mentor others
    • You must be technically inclined with application experience and competence including proficiency with various Defined Benefit Plan structures, complex calculations and data (e.g., Excel, Word, Access, etc.). Ability to perform calculations using directions documents.
    • Good communication, both verbal and written; ability to implement/facilitate change. Forward looking, analytic, continuous improvement mentality
    • Demonstrate a mix of analytics and technical skills. Ability to run queries, analyze and organize large amounts of data and identify root cause and work towards solutions
    • Project consulting experience including requirement discovery and solution design
    • You have a solid ability to balance, prioritize multiple projects and understanding of risk management and time management
    • You have an ability work within budgeted timeframes to maintain client profitability without sacrificing quality The Value You Deliver
      • Analyze, lead and drive operational services and efficiencies to our clients and organization s bottom line.
      • Provide leadership on ad hoc client or internal projects that will require critical thinking and self-direction.
      • Provide information and advice on Plan documentation discrepancies and/or guidelines, e.g. data, provisional, or other plan/client issues.
      • Analyze, review, and guide client teams to the resolution of escalated client or participant issues.
      • Where applicable, serve as the day-to-day contact for issues to clients and participant for problem resolution, transaction issues, and data questions. Facilitate and/or participant in client meetings
      • Serve as a team leader and expert guide on multiple client plan processes, procedures and calculations. Maintain client direction documents
      • Own and analyze operational issues and recommend business solutions, based on knowledge of client s plan design and system functionality. Work with internal teams to identify, analyze, and implement process and procedural changes based on new regulatory amendments and/or administrative improvements.
      • Play a significant role in implementation, corporate actions and/or other special projects in addition to the provision of ongoing services. Ensure defects are identified, corrected and tested.
      • Serve as an essential role model and coach to entire operational team and assist in their development and skills. The TeamThis role will reside within Workplace Investing Defined Benefit Operations organization. You will be responsible for handling and overseeing the day to day delivery of Defined Benefit client servicing, business reporting, contractual obligations, and internal scale & efficiency initiatives. You will support DB s interests in collaborating with the cross product/functional SME s, Center of Excellence and other lines of business. You will work to solve problems and be empowered to make decisions based on trends, issues, and business drivers.Certifications:Company Overview Fidelity Investments is a privately held company with a mission to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients money. Join Us At Fidelity, you ll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a Glassdoor Employees Choice Award , we have been recognized by our employees as a top 10 Best Place to Work in 2024. And you don t need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity---we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you ve always imagined. Fidelity's working model blends the best of working offsite with maximizing time together in person to meet associate and business needs. Currently, most hybrid roles require associates to work onsite all business days of one assigned week per four-week period (beginning in September 2024, the requirement will be two full assigned weeks). At Fidelity, we value honesty, integrity, and the safety of our associates and customers within a heavily regulated industry. Certain roles may require candidates to go through a preliminary credit check during the screening process. Candidates who are presented with a Fidelity offer will need to go through a background investigation, detailed in this document , and may be asked to provide additional documentation as requested. This investigation includes but is not limited to a criminal, civil litigations and regulatory review, employment, education, and credit review (role dependent). These investigations will account for 7 years or more of history, depending on the role. Where permitted by federal or state law, Fidelity will also conduct a pre-employment drug screen, which will review for the following substances: Amphetamines, THC (marijuana), cocaine, opiates, phencyclidine. We invite you to Find Your Fidelity at . Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging. Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Accommodation Team by sending an email to , or by calling , prompt 2, option 3.

Keywords: Fidelity TalentSource LLC, Durham , Core Market Defined Benefit and Calculation Analyst, Professions , Durham, North Carolina

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