Benefits Project Coordinator – (Gaithersburg, MD)
Location:
Gaithersburg , Maryland
Posted:
December 11, 2017
Reference:
R-014695
At AstraZeneca every one of our employees makes a difference to patient lives every day. Each and every one of us believes that science has the ability to change lives and that to deliver this takes many people with many skill sets. When we deliver a life-changing medicine, that success comes from the combined efforts of all of our people. As a Benefits Project Coordinator, in Gaithersburg, MD, you'll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients' lives.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
The Benefits Project Coordinator supports numerous Compensation and Benefit administrative activities and special projects.  Focus is primarily on US program administration.  Occasionally, assigned tasks can involve regional or global programs.
In this exciting role, you will have the opportunity to undertake day to day administration of programs, dealing with requests for coverage, developing and maintaining required participant lists, reporting data as needed, etc.  You will provide periodic analysis and reporting on plan participation for vendors, maintain relationships with external service providers, often acting as a first point of contact for inquiries.   You will also participate on special projects; handling administrative tasks and developing and delivering reports.  You will provide day-to-day support on responding to escalated employee inquiries on benefit and compensation matters, support routine, and ad hoc, administrative tasks related to numerous compensation and benefits programs, maintain and facilitate the publication of program documentation, and handle routine functional administrative tasks.
Essential Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 3-5 years of compensation and benefit program administration
  • High level proficiency using Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Next Steps - Apply today!
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience - it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity.  If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.
AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law . AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.

A little about us:
At AstraZeneca, we believe the best way we can help patients is to focus on breakthrough science in order to uncover disease mechanisms and develop novel, targeted therapies that interact with them. This is at the heart of our purpose as a company: to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines.

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