The Department of Fire
and Police Pensions, Disability Pensions Section, has a transfer opportunity
for a Sr. Benefits Analyst I. This
opportunity is open to individuals currently employed as Sr. Benefits Analysts. The duties of this position may include:
of Benefits Analysts engaged in processing disability pension applications for
members employed by LAFD, LAPD, Harbor Port Police, and Airport Police.
understanding of Disability policies and procedures and their application to
case file development. Will monitor the
progress and preparation of case files, ensure processing meets all deadlines
and metrics, offer guidance and direction to staff, handle claim related
difficulties, counsel and consult with applicants and their representatives and
employing Personnel departments. Will
work with the City’s Attorney’s Office and Medical Liaison Divisions.
able to interpret, apply, and communicate orally and in written form legal
documents including, but not limited to, the City Charter, Administrative Code,
ordinances, Federal and State law requirements to staff, Plan members, and
to use analytical and written skills to recognize and address findings material
to a claimant’s record and thereby communicate support to an actionable
recommendation developed by staff for management and the Board of
related special assignments including the Section’s annual budget, staff
training, contract development and compliance, communications and education,
research, and interviewing for staff vacancies.
data accuracy and develop disability claim statistics including the monthly
Board report, section metrics, annual report, and audits. Exercises knowledge oof the pension
administration system and the Disability Claims database. Ensures accuracy of information and its
represent the Section and present findings and recommendations before the LAFPP
Board of Commissioners.
The ideal candidate is
one with exceptional oral and written communication skills, organizational
skills, and attention to detail.
How to apply
should complete and submit a departmental application, resume, and two (2) of
the most recent performance evaluations (if possible) via email to email@example.com no later than 4:00 pm
on Thursday, November 4, 2021.