Accenture Total Rewards Associate Manager-Chicago, IL Preferred* in Chicago, Illinois

Title: Total Rewards Associate Manager-Chicago, IL Preferred* Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00557349

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People in the Corporate Function career track contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.

Human Resources professionals develop and execute HR strategies, programs and services across one or more parts of the employee lifecycle to attract, develop and retain a highly engaged and differentiated workforce that enables the execution of human capital and business strategies.

Job Description

Responsible for overseeing the administration of US Retirement Plans:

  • Ensure plans are administered in accordance with plan documents and legal requirements.

  • Act as Subject Matter Expert for all issues regarding the Defined Benefit, Defined Contribution and U.S. Retiree Insurance plans.

  • Manage legal aspects of corporate transactions, including plan adoptions and amendments for acquisitions, joint ventures and affiliates; manage bridge loan process; conduct Benefits presentations.

  • Counsel and coach HR Leads in sensitive situations.

  • Interpret plan rules and resolve escalated participant inquiries.

  • Manage implementation of plan changes

  • Research and analyze data for non-discrimination testing requirements (i.e. Section 415 and Section 402(g) IRS limits)

  • Assist with administration of Canada Retirement/Pension Plans where necessary

  • Support Workers’ Compensation program for US employees

  • Manage cross-service project team for the Your Total Rewards website


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • A minimum of 2 years of Total Rewards experience

  • A minimum of 5 years of retirement planning experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with US Retirement Plans

  • Experience with Canada Pension Plans

  • Experience with Workers' Compensation for the US

Professional Skills:

  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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