Full Time
Recruiter Contact Information

Anivi Rodriguez Escobar
(413) 301-9329


If you are knowledgeable in Benefit Administration and Affordable Care Act regulations and want a place to grow your career, come join the BHN Benefits Team!

The Sr. HR Generalist at Behavioral Health Network will administer all processes related to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) regulations, including tracking, record keeping and ensuring compliance.  They will support the Benefits Manager in preparing, maintaining and auditing all ACA required recordkeeping by keeping accurate records pertaining to each eligible employee’s stability period and administrative period.  Performs follow-up to ensure ACA waivers are returned in a timely manner for those waiving medical coverage. Annually (January – March) reviews 1095C forms for accuracy, and mails annual 1095C forms to applicable employees. Assists with the reporting requirements needed to e-file with the IRS by the designated timeframe each calendar year.

Assisting with major benefits-related projects, responding to benefits inquiries, compiling statistics and completing surveys will be part of the Sr. Generalist’s tasks.  This position will also audit monthly health, dental and voluntary insurance bills against payroll deductions, deduction registers and insurance bills.  The Sr. Generalist will conduct quarterly audits of insurance bills in conjunction with the Benefits Representative.   The Sr. Generalist will be responsible for entering employer paid benefit deduction codes into the HRIS for all full-time staff on a weekly basis. 

Our employees are the most important asset in improving the lives of the individuals we serve. Our staff not only enjoy outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for community involvement, diversity, the opportunity to gain highly marketable skills, and to take on challenges. BHN is committed to growing our own employees and promoting from within. 

Behavioral Health Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency that has been providing services to children, adults, families and communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938.  BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our constituent communities.

Job Requirements

The Sr. HR Generalist at Behavioral Health Network has the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Human Resources or related field (required).
  • 3-5 years of experience with ACA regulations and benefits administration (required).
  • Benefit plan knowledge (required).
  • Knowledge of Kronos HRIS system (preferred).
  • Excellent organizational skills, time management skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in an environment with frequent interruptions.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Exceptional problem solving, oral, written and interpersonal communication.