Benefits Analyst

Memphis, TN

About St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

The World’s Most Dedicated Never Give Up

There’s a reason St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is recognized as a great place to work. Because at our world-class pediatric research hospital, every one of our professionals shares our commitment to make a difference in the lives of the children we serve. There’s a unique bond when you’re part of a team that gives their all to advance the treatments and cures of pediatric catastrophic diseases. The result is a collaborative, positive environment where everyone, regardless of their role, receives the resources, support and encouragement to advance and grow their careers and be the force behind the cures.

Benefits Analyst

St. Jude is actively seeking a Benefits Analyst. Every team member at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital plays a critical role in achieving the mission! We are in need of an analytical and detailed individual who will be assisting in the reviewing, proposing, implementing, and maintaining competitive, cost-effective, and legally compliant benefit programs. This role will also develop, communicate and ensure application of policies and programs. 

A successful candidate in this role must be able to provide excellent customer customer service, able to prepare, analyze, and identify trends in reports, system savvy (We go live with Workday in July!), and work in a fast paced environment. You also must be able to manage multiple projects in a fast paced environment and operate effectively in a collaborative, customer-oriented environment where you will provide solutions with a consultative approach.

Come be a part of an exciting time in Human Resources at St. Jude as we grow our department and support the growth of St. Jude!


  • Monitors and updates benefit programs to include FMLA and SPDs to ensure compliance with all rules, regulations and laws

  • Monitors and analyzes expenses and experience for all benefit plans

  • Provides trend analyses and recommends enhancements/changes to existing programs to ensure maximum efficiency and cost effectiveness

  • Prepares and audits invoices

  • Serves as the primary contact with third party providers to ensure compliance with all plans and contracts and assists in resolution of complex issues regarding claims, communications or other topics. Interacts with Human Resources database, including enrollment, auditing, reporting and troubleshooting of the system

  • Performs audits of enrollments, contributions and other database information as necessary

  • Develops and generates reports from Human Resources database as needed

  • Reviews and updates procedures and polices to ensure appropriate documentation is maintained

  • Provides quality customer service to all employees and vendors, ensuring timely, accurate and respectful communication at all times

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

Minimum Experience:

  • Two (2) years experience in any area of human resources administration required

  • Strong desk top, HR database skills required.

  • Previous benefits experience strongly preferred.

  • Experience in Workday is preferred

  • (NL) Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)preferred

  • (NL) Certified Benefits Professional (CBP) or Certified Employee Benefits Specialist preferred

Other Information

St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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