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International Benefits Analyst - Foster City, CA

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North America
Foster City, CA, United States

We are currently seeking an International Benefits Analyst to join our Corporate Compensation & Benefits Team at Guidewire Software. On a global level, implements and administers benefits plans, programs, policies and processes. Looking for an energetic and detail-oriented analyst to join our fast-paced and growing team.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Administers all benefits programs in EMEA, Latin America and APAC including medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance
  • Partners with Mercer and other benefit vendors
  • Partners with third party administrators to resolve claim issues and employee inquiries
  • Partners with payroll department and/or employees to ensure correct benefits deductions are made
  • Determines employee benefit interests by conducting employee surveys and analyzing results
  • Responds to employee inquiries
  • Assists with Radford Benefits Survey
  • Looks for ways to streamline and automate processes
  • Coordinates health fairs, flu shots and biometrics in local offices
  • Educates employee population on their benefits offerings and how to best use them


  • At least 3-5 years of benefits administration experience in a global software or tech company
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to priorities responsibilities
  • Prior project management experience desired
  • Highly skilled with HRIS systems; Workday experience preferred
  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-motivated

Why Guidewire?

Guidewire exists to deliver the industry platform that P&C insurers rely upon to adapt and succeed in a time of accelerating change—and to ensure that every customer succeeds in the journey. We provide the software, services, and partner ecosystem to enable our customers to run, differentiate, and grow their business.

Guidewire InsurancePlatform is the P&C industry platform that unifies software, services, and partner ecosystem to power our customers’ business. InsurancePlatform provides the standard upon which insurers can engage their customers, optimize their operations, drive smart decisions, and innovate quickly. We are privileged to serve more than 350 P&C insurers in 32 countries. We invest heavily in R&D to build a technology platform that combines three elements—core processing, data and analytics, and digital engagement—to enhance insurers’ ability to engage and empower their customers and employees.

Please note that we do not accept resumes or honor referrals from headhunters, placement agencies, or other external parties seeking recruiting fees if they do not have a signed formal agreement with Guidewire.