Cummins Inc. Employee Benefits Administration Manager in Johannesburg, South Africa

Employee Benefits Administration Manager


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Provides support for the design of employee benefit programs, which may include health, welfare, and retirement plans. Leads the delivery of employee benefit plans, programs, and procedures.

  • Assists in the design and implementation of employee benefit strategies, policies, plans and processes.

  • Leads the delivery of employee benefits plans to employees; resolves issues and addresses employee questions; may manage benefit plans through 3rd party providers.

  • Leads the implementation of initiatives to improve the overall effectiveness of employee benefit processes and plan delivery.

  • Consults with line human resources on benefit program design and administration issues.

  • Partners with internal and external vendors on resolution of service issues and effectiveness of program operation.

  • Researches emerging market trends and changes in the regulatory environment; conducts external and internal research and summarizes results for management review.

  • Reviews compliance with governmental guidelines, applicable laws and regulations and proposes actions as needed.

  • Assists in the development of communication materials for benefit enrolment and changes.Audits plan participation in human resources system of record; facilitates the necessary resolution process of findings.


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Intermediate level of relevant work experience required.

  • Communication – Is able to effectively and clearly communicate in both written and verbal means.

  • Analytical Reasoning – Applies basic research methodologies and statistical analysis to solve problems. Synthesizes and analyzes low to moderately complex data, information and evidence in order to draw meaningful conclusions.

  • Benefits Design and Administration – Has a good understanding of benefits programs including the design, cost structure, and experience answering employee questions.

  • Expatriate Benefits – Basic understanding of expatriate benefits programs.

  • Finance Internal Controls - Understands the importance of finance internal controls, capable of identifying, evaluating and documenting internal controls. Understands the underlying principles, techniques, and procedures of this skill.

  • Human Resources Data Management – Understands human resources information requirements. Able to perform data quality reviews and take corrective actions to ensure data completeness and accuracy. Has a full understanding of information confidentiality requirements.

  • Language - Fluency in English (Written and Spoken).

Education, Licenses, Certifications:

  • College, university, or equivalent degree in Human Resources, Business or related field required.

Compensation and Benefits:

In addition to developing your skills working for a market leading global business, this role offers a competitive remuneration package.

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Primary Location South Africa-Gauteng-Johannesburg-South Africa, Johannesburg, Harrowdene Park

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Feb 2, 2017, 3:24:45 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170000BN