Marsh & McLennan Senior Employee Benefits Consultant in Dublin, Ireland

Senior Employee Benefits Consultant


Senior Employee Benefits Consultant

Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement and investments. Mercer helps clients around the world advance the health, wealth and performance of their most vital asset – their people. Mercer's 20,000 employees are based in more than 40 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary ofMarsh & McLennan Companies(NYSE: MMC), a global team of professional services companies offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital.

In Ireland, Mercer employs over 500 employees in offices based in Dublin and Cork.

Applications are invited for the above position within the Career Business. This is a senior position with a market leader in employee benefits consulting.

The Career Business offers a comprehensive service to approximately 150 clients; encompassing the design, implementation, communication and administration of employee share schemes. The unit also provides taxation advice in relation to employee benefits and other related areas.


  • Responsible for managing and developing client relationships across a large portfolio of clients within the Career Business.

  • Design, implementation and communication of tax efficient profit sharing schemes and share option schemes for new clients.

  • Assistance with developing existing share schemes for current clients.

  • Partnering effectively with other lines of business within Mercer and with senior consultants and sales professionals across all lines of business.

  • Assisting with ad hoc tax projects as and when they arise.


Experience Required

  • 8 years in a Share Schemes’ Specialist environment

  • Tax / legal / accountancy qualification

  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with an ability to work effectively within a team, as well as on one’s own initiative.

  • Excellent organisational, technical and analytical skills.

  • Strong commercial awareness, sharing Mercer’s commitment to an in-depth understanding of our clients’ businesses and proven experience working closely with corporates.

  • Vision to identify business opportunities.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed, as an exhausted list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Mercer is an equal opportunities employer

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Primary Location Ireland-L-Dublin

Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.

Req ID: DUB00117