• Benefits Administrator

    Location US-CT-West Hartford
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Human Resources
  • Position Description



    Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Benefits Administrator to join the LNA team in West Hartford, CTResponsible for supporting HR team, employees, and managers in a wide variety of benefits analysis and administration.



    1. Maintain and administer company-wide employee benefit programs, including Group Health, retirement plans, disability and life insurance programs
    2. Interface with vendors to improve processes and service levels
    3. Respond to employees, HR representatives and retirees with questions on benefits. Provides support to both employees and HR team in benefits administration. Assists employees with benefits issues, mid-year changes, new employee benefits and related requirements.
    4. Updates employee benefit enrollments in vendor systems and HRIS, and administers FMLA and STD leave requests.
    5. Creates queries, standard reports, and ad hoc reports to provide data for a variety of internal reporting requirements and HR projects and activities as it relates to benefits.
    6. Supports internal communication processes by creating and distributing messages from benefits to employees via email and/or paper and electronic postings.
    7. Performs other similar and related duties as required



    Basic Qualifications:


    • Education:

    Bachelors degree, preferably in Human Resources Management, Business Administration.


    • Experience:

    1 year experience in administration of benefit programs and working knowledge of health and welfare benefits


    Preferred Qualifications:


    • Must have exceptional people skills and be able to interact with employees at all levels, as well as vendors and suppliers, in a professional and straightforward manner.
    • Must be detail oriented and able to effectively handle multiple projects concurrently.
    • Excellent communications skills, including written and verbal communication.
    • Must be highly collaborative and able to work in a team based environment.
    • Strong computer skills, proficient with word processing and presentation software, e-mail and meeting management software. Ability to use internet and web based resources efficiently and effectively.
    • Must know or be able to acquire advanced analytical skills and proficiency in the use of analytical tools such as Excel spreadsheets.

    Company Info

    About Legrand

    Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers.  For more information, visit legrand.com.


    About Legrand North and Central America

    Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting).  LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network.  LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity.  For more information, visit legrand.us








    Equal Opportunity Employer





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