Benefits Administrator in Houston, TX at Cornerstone Home Lending, Inc.

Date Posted: 3/16/2018

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    Houston, TX
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Job Description

Who we are…

Cornerstone Home Lending is a unique top ten national home lender with a reputation of amazing service, customer satisfaction, on-time closings, team member retention and happiness.  Our mission is to use and improve on our God-given talents to make a difference to the lives of our team members, customers, shareholders and the people who provide services to us.  We employ more than 1,800 people who are passionately committed to Cornerstone’s Mission, Vision & Core Convictions.  Our brand is known for on-time closings - a key core conviction of Cornerstone. Our customers nationally rate their experience with Cornerstone at a score of 95 … 6 points higher than all competitors.  Additionally, Cornerstone has been recognized by Workplace Dynamics as a “Top 100 Workplace” for the 7th consecutive year.  March 1, 2017 marked the beginning of Cornerstone’s 30th year in the residential lending business, so we have successfully navigated our company through many industry cycles and changes in regulations.

We are a great company with great people and we are looking for an experienced Full-Time Mortgage Loan Officer Assistant, who will bring enthusiasm, attention to detail, and a servant heart to our team of top-tier mortgage professionals.  This professional will work in a tight-knit, goal-oriented team where our Customers and Loan Officers can rely on them ensure an accurate and timely closing process. Our work is fast paced, deadline based, challenging, and guaranteed to never be boring!  We set the bar in our industry for fanatical service standards and stellar performance.   We all work super hard and we have a ton of fun.

Cornerstone has been setting all-time production records for over a year, and our dedicated support staff makes that growth possible.  Because we recognize and reward hard work, we offer a competitive salary, full benefits package, and incentive plan.

Who we are looking for…

We’re seeking a Benefits Administrator based out of our Houston, TX corporate headquarters.  In this role, you must be technically competent and driven to help our team members.  You will need to bring enthusiasm, attention to detail, and a servant heart to this role.

Description of Job:  Administer, monitor, and pay all group insurance plans

for all Cornerstone branches and affiliates.  Serve as the liaison between Cornerstone team members and insurance carriers.  Produce reports for management on benefit and  401k plans. 

What you'll need to be successful…

Success in this job relies on your time management skills, organization, and positive attitude.

1.      Facilitate employee benefit orientation, information and enrollment

2.      Reconcile and pay all monthly benefit billings

3.      Oversee enrollment in medical, dental, vision, ltd, basic life, short term disability, cancer, elect life, benefits for employees via fax/website within 30 days of their hire date

4.      Administer COBRA

5.      Facilitate yearend testing for 401k plan

6.      Serve as the company contact for any benefit problems, i.e. claims not paid, etc.

7.      Verify all benefit deductions and deduction codes in the payroll system

8.      Coordinate with insurance broker on annual renewals

9.      Maintain enrollment materials for new hires and annual enrollments

10.   Hold open enrollment meetings for insurance and 401k plan

11.   Maintain detailed knowledge on the different laws and mandates set forth by government, i.e., HIPAA, COBRA, FMLA, etc.

12.   Comply/conform to all applicable laws and regulations related to mortgage lending.

13.   Maintain and update all ADP coding for accumulators and deductions

Job Requirements



•        5 years minimum experience in benefits administration

•        5 years minimum experience in retirement plan administration – 401k

•        Expertise in MS Office Applications emphasis on Excel

•        Good problem solving skills

•        Knowledge of Wellness Program Administration

•        Experience with ADP HRIS system a must, Ulti Pro desired

Call To Action…

If Cornerstone Home Lending sounds like the place you’d like to explore and if you have the qualifications, drive, and passion to be a member of our family, please let us know!  We would love to get to know you.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

No agencies or third parties please.