The government office of Shelby County, Tennessee is seeking a full-time retirement specialist.
The specialist will perform calculations for employees participating in various retirement plans, prepare reports and assist employees with their retirement options. The new hire will also prepare and analyze data for health, life and other benefits plans, and process monthly reports from outside vendors.
Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting or a similar field and four years of experience in benefits and/or pension administration and data management.
Additional qualifications include an extensive knowledge of public administration functions, programs, policies and practices.
Shelby County employees are expected to provide courteous and professional customer service to employees and pension beneficiaries, while communicating effectively. Other required skills include knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.
The ideal candidate must be able to provide evidence of their education, training, and/or work experience. Depending on experience and education, the retirement specialist can earn around $3,200 per month.