Monterey County 14B61
RISK & BENEFITS ANALYST
Under direction, performs professional and paraprofessional level risk management and
employee benefit generalist work and analyses in support of the various programs
within the Employee Benefit and Risk Management Section of the County
Administration Office, including employee benefits, loss prevention and safety, risk
management; and performs other work as required.
This is the first working professional level in the Risk & Benefit Analyst series.
Incumbents learn and perform a full range of increasingly difficult, complex duties with
minimal supervision. Incumbents are expected to take on program level responsibility
as knowledge and skill develop through work experience.
This class is distinguished from the next higher level class of Associate Risk & Benefit
Analyst in that the latter is the advanced working level class in the series wherein
incumbents are expected to be able to perform varied and complex assignments,
including program level responsibilities, independently under general direction and
without detailed guidance or instructions.
This class is distinguished from the next lower level class of Risk & Benefits Specialist
in that the latter works with the guidance of professional staff in the performance of
technical and para-professional level tasks within an established framework of policy
and procedures as well as a defined and limited scope of responsibility.
The Risk & Benefit Analyst is the first full working professional level class in the Risk
& Benefit Analyst series which includes Risk & Benefit Specialist, Risk & Benefit
Analyst, Associate Risk & Benefit Analyst and Senior Risk & Benefit Analyst.
Successful incumbents may be promoted up to Senior Risk & Benefit Analyst subject
to the flexible staffing policy.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
1. Assists in the planning, deve