Employee Benefits Consultant

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Employee Benefits Consultant - Mercer Marsh Benefits (MMB) - Glasgow or Bristol or Manchester or Edinburgh
We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a talented individual with a background in the Employee Benefits industry, to join a high-performing team. Whilst previous experience would be ideal, we would also be willing to consider applications from candidates with transferrable client facing skills, from within the Banking, Financial Service or Insurance sector.
Elect is a Health and Wealth benefits solution broker which is a small umbrella within Mercer, part of Marsh and McLennan companies. Due to the large scale of the business we have a wealth of knowledge in the industry and can offer our clients bespoke and competitive rates so that they can offer their employees a comprehensive wellbeing package. The client market we work in is small to medium enterprises and currently have 3000 clients that we service throughout the year
We are a dynamic team that prides itself on adapting to change quickly to meet the busy demands of our business.
About: MMB

  • Mercer Marsh Benefits (MMB) is part of the Marsh McLennan family, bringing together a broad spectrum of expertise to help clients navigate the complex world of people risks, cost management and employee benefits.
  • MMB is a global leader in the health and benefits marketplace. Operating in 135 countries, our team of specialists design benefits solutions that meet the needs of businesses and their people, drawing from global intelligence and adapting that wealth of experience to local markets.

What can you expect
We are looking for a positive and pro-active candidate with excellent communication and collaboration skills who can form part of this successful team. This is a great opportunity for any successful candidate to have a varied role and build solid working relationships with internal and external parties.
We are looking for someone with innovative ideas who can develop not only their own portfolios but also to think outside the box and drive our business forward to continue being a leader in this market space.
What you will be rewarded with
  • We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits
  • 25 Days Annual Leave, with the option to buy or sell up to 5 days per year
  • Excellent defined contribution pension scheme with up to 12% employer contribution (based on a 4% employee contribution)
  • Private Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Income Protection, EAP, Virtual GP Service, Discount Retail Portal and a great selection of flexible benefits

We will rely on you to:
  • Monitor insurers performance on behalf of clients
  • Communicate and negotiate with insurers
  • Understand client needs and meet operational objectives
  • Adhere to review/ renewal timelines
  • E-filing and e-filing maintenance of relevant client documentation
  • Ensure delivery to clients requirements in line with Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
  • Maintain and develop internal client relationships
  • Ensure that new business targets are met
  • Completion and maintenance of HB Broker and use to plan, manage and monitor client activity within own portfolio

What you need to have:
  • Previous and/or current experience working within a client facing role in the Banking, Financial Services, Insurance or Employee Benefits industry
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to multi-task and manage a number of different clients
  • Experience of working within a target driven environment

What makes you stand out:
  • Proven track record in building strong working relationships with your clients
  • Health and protection experience

About us:
provides insights, advice and technology-driven solutions to help build brighter futures for our clients, colleagues and communities. Together, we're redefining the world of work, reshaping retirement and investment outcomes, and unlocking real health and well-being.
Mercer's more than 25,000 employees are based in 44 countries, and the firm operates in over 130 countries.
Mercer is a business of (NYSE: MMC), the world's leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people, with 76,000 colleagues and annualized revenue approaching $17 billion. Through its market-leading businesses, including , and , Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment.
Marsh & McLennan Companies and its affiliates aim to attract and retain the best people regardless of their gender expression or identity, marital and civil partnership status, ethnic origin, nationality, age, background, disability, sexual orientation or beliefs.

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc., doing business as Marsh McLennan, is a global professional services firm, headquartered in New York City with businesses in insurance brokerage, risk management, reinsurance services, talent management, investment advisory, and management consulting. Marsh McLennan ranked #212 on the 2018 Fortune 500 ranking, the company's 24th year on the annual Fortune list, and #458 on the 2017 Forbes Global 2000 List.

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