Andrea Edwards

Account Manager

Andrea Edwards

Account Manager

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In her role as an Account Manager within the Cambridge Benefits Consulting Practice Group, Andrea supports the CCG Account Director in driving the renewal process with clients, developing renewal strategies, participates in client meetings/presentations, helps provide compliance education/support to clients and works with her internal team to lead the successful coordination of achieving client goals and objectives.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with the Account Director in the development of client renewal strategies;
  • Builds and maintains relationships with clients on an ongoing basis by identifying client objectives and quarterly service needs, providing support, and resolving service related issues;
  • Manages benefits plans, renewals and other projects to ensure successful outcomes, including coordination between clients, internal stakeholders, and vendors/carriers;
  • Participates in the sales cycle (prospect, sales, implementation, and retention) by working with the Account Director in the development of new and ongoing business service strategies;
  • Prepares client meeting presentations and deliverables around renewal strategies and actively participates in client meetings;
  • Manages renewal contracts and reviews for accuracy;
  • Ensures implementation of policy changes with carrier(s);
  • Coordinates enrollment of new team members and dependents;
  • Ensures accuracy of enrollment materials for final presentation at annual employee education sessions by reviewing, confirming, analyzing and comparing benefit plan information;
  • Conducts annual open enrollment meetings and webinars;
  • Manages and provides all client/team member education/communication materials and resources; and,
  • Provides ongoing compliance support and resources regarding state and federal regulations, ACA, COBRA, HIPAA, FMLA, etc.

CCG Team Member Since: January 2013

Prior Industry Experience: Over 7 years 

Education:

Baker College, Bachelor of Science- Healthcare Administration

Certifications:

  • Licensed Michigan Life, Accident and Health Insurance Agent

Personal Interests: Andrea enjoys cooking and learning new recipes, reading, singing, and watching movies. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends, summer pool parties, barbecues, and fall bonfires.

Contact:
aedwards@cambridge-cg.com