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Alera Group Client Service Specialist in Greenville, South Carolina


Forum, an Alera Group Company is seeking to build a talent pipeline of candidates for Future Client Service Specialists on theirEmployee Benefits team.

Are you looking to be part of a company where you have exciting opportunities to learn, grow and make a positive impact?

Join a team where each employee is empowered to listen generously, speak straight, collaborate, and build each other up through mutual accountability and shared success?

If that is what you’re looking for, this is your chance to be part of an amazing organization!

At Forum, follow-up / follow-through, and going the extra mile are parts of our core service values. If you are looking for a career that allows you to learn, grow, be challenged and achieve at the highest level, then you’ve come to the right place. Forum is always looking for motivated, talented people to help us succeed!

As the Client Service Specialist you would serve as an "advocate" to our Clients' and their employees while supporting the Forum team. The Service Advocate’s contributions will assist the Account Management and Technology teams, along with the Client Services department, to leverage Forum’s various capabilities and services to improve client relationships.


  • Support day to day client service activities, such as resolving issues related to billing, eligibility, benefit explanation, claims resolution, member appeals, benefit verification, prescription problems, and medical procedure authorizations, to ensure client satisfaction.

  • Interact at all company levels, while maintaining a high degree of confidentiality.

  • Ensure company systems and files are updated daily; documentation should include client requests, notes, documents, and status of completion.

  • Answer incoming phone calls and apply client service activities, striving for one call resolution, if possible

  • Benefit administration as needed (adds / terms on carrier portals or in benefit administration systems).

  • Assist Account Manager and other internal staff with executing open enrollments, including preparation or review of communication materials, and performing employee presentations, if requested

  • Inside office work and occasional travel to attend open enrollment meetings and client presentations.


  • High school diploma or equivalent education and experience;Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

  • Bilingual (Spanish and English) Required.

  • State Life and Health License or obtain within 6 months of employment.

  • Hands-on benefits experience, and/or basic knowledge of employee benefit programs, lines of insurance coverage and current service trends, are preferred.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We're an equal opportunity employer . All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

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Job Locations US-SC-Greenville

ID 2020-1461

Category Client Service

Type Regular Full-Time

Firm Name Forum