Retirement Plan Consultant - Work From Home
Irvine, CA US | Fully Remote TELECOMMUTE US
Fully Remote Opportunity with Flexible Core Hours - Third Party Administration & Consulting on 401k Plans
The Retirement Plan Consultant will act as the single point of contact for a group of existing Retirement Plan Services clients. Ideally, the right candidate will be familiar with all aspects of plan administration including required testing, Form 5500 preparation, and plan design, and regulations related to the retirement plan.
Here are some questions to ask yourself:
What is an HCE?
What do you do when a plan fails testing?
Can you read and interpret plan documents?
Can you do a 5500 form filing in your sleep?
If these are tasks and concepts you are familiar with, we are excited to speak with you! We hope you will develop and demonstrate a basic understanding of retirement plans with the goal of helping our clients manage their retirement plans appropriately.
- Consistently provides a high level of customer service in terms of response rate and problem resolution.
- Performs non discrimination and other testing and providing strategic alternatives for correction of failures and presents options to improve future non discrimination test results.
- Prepares signature ready Forms 5500 and other government fillings.
- Effectively communicates the necessary regulatory information and testing requirements to clients in a way that can be easily understood by individuals who are not in the business.
- Reviews, interprets and maintains the legal plan documents in order to assist clients in ensuring plan compliance with current IRS/DOL regulations.
- Remains current with the laws and regulations for retirement plan administration.
- Works with internal associates, clients, and vendors to ensure accurate and timely response to all outstanding client/plan issues
- Strong client relationship skills
- Proficiency in 401(k) plan administration and plan document interpretation
- Performing contribution calculations, cross-testing including year-end valuation
- Loan, hardship, and distribution reviewing (there is an assistant who does this)
- Prepare Forms 5500 and other government filings
- Excellent communication skills.
- Excellent computer skills in Excel, Word, Relius system including experience with Ft. Williams administration software
Meet Your Recruiter
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