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Retirement Plans Assistant

Date: May 6, 2019

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Retirement Plans Assistant



Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking a Retirement Plans Assistant at its corporate office in Carthage, MO.  This hourly position assists  the Retirement Plans Administrator by providing a high level of customer service to participants, and administrative assistance for retirement benefits.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Prepare communications and calculations for benefits elections and payment set-up
  • Interact daily with participants and banking partners by phone and email
  • Audit monthly benefit statements checking for correct payment setup information and amounts paid
  • Daily, weekly and monthly cross-check and audits of service and benefit calculations
  • Prepare payment set-ups and verification letters
  • Maintain Microsoft Access Payment Database
  • Identify and recommend product and/or process improvements to the Retirement Plans Administrator; being fully committed to Continuous Improvement



  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite
    • Microsoft Word - able to perform document mail merges with ease.
    • Microsoft Access – general database management
    • Microsoft Excel - functionally skilled with Vertical Lookup and Pivot Tables
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude; customer service oriented
  • Unquestionable attention to employee confidentiality
  • Demonstrated ability to organize multiple priorities and deadlines effectively
  • 1-3 years previous office experience strongly desired


The successful candidate will possess the ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and perform well under pressure.


We offer a comprehensive benefits package. While benefits may vary by location, we typically include: medical, dental, vision, 401(k) and stock plans, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts and more. 


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit



Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer

Nearest Major Market: Joplin

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