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19-053: Benefit Administrator
Country:Los Angeles, CA
Department:Human Resources
Essential Job Duties/Scope of Work:

International Medical Corps is a global, humanitarian, nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs. Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.

Job Summary

  • To manage and implement benefits programs for US and international employees
  • To continuously evaluate HR processes, identify opportunities for improvement, then development and implement solutions

Main Responsibilities
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation. The tasks listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

  • Support the implementation of new, streamlined automated systems and benefit vendors
  • Assist with communication and administration of benefits to all hires, including any changes and updates
  • Help administer the retirement plans and approve distribution and loan requests
  • Assist with organizing open enrollments and educational sessions
  • Calculate pension eligibility for domestic and international employees
  • Work with internal and external auditors to review compliance with company, state, and federal law
  • Maintain data integrity of feeds between CostPoint, ADP, and benefit vendors and complete reconciliations
  • Answer questions ranging from leave and disability requests to employee wellness and health
  • Regularly review and research federal, state, and local compensation laws and regulations to ensure company compliance


Code of Conduct
It is our shared responsibility and obligation to prevent matters involving Sexual Exploitation & Abuse, Trafficking in Persons, Child Safeguarding and any suggested violation to our Code of Conduct, which may involve Conflicts of Interest, Fraud, Corruption or Harassment.  If you see, hear or are made aware of any suggested activities then you have an obligation to report.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant discipline


  • 2 to 3 years’ experience in benefits administration
  • INGO experience
  • Experience in working in diverse cultural teams
  • Experience with actively identifying areas for improvement and collaborating with various teams to create solutions


  • Ability to problem-solve effectively
  • Excellent organizational skills; ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong conflict resolution and customer service skills
  • Excellent computer skills and knowledge of HRIS programs - ADP, CostPoint
  • Knowledge of common state and federal labor law principles
  • Understanding concepts, practices and procedures within Human Resources
  • Excellent communication skills across all mediums
  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential and sensitive information

Equal Opportunities
International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.