Sr. Benefits & Wellness Specialist

Baltimore, Maryland, United States Full-time

Venable LLP is seeking an experienced benefits professional to join our Human Resources team in our Baltimore office. The Sr. Benefits & Wellness Specialist will participate in the planning, implementation and administration of Venable’s Health and Welfare programs, as well as lead the firm’s corporate Wellness Program.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for... 

  • Participating in strategic planning sessions for Venable’s benefit programs
  • Ensuring full compliance in the administration of all federal, state and local leave programs (FMLA and Disability), all regulatory agencies and ACA requirements
  • Proactively developing comprehensive audit plans and completing audits of all benefits data
  • In concert with Director, maintaining and updating communications for benefits portal, policy handbook, plan documents, guides, etc.
  • Providing excellent customer service to all Venable benefit customers

The successful candidate will demonstrate...

  • Five to seven years of experience in design and/or administration of Health & Welfare programs, including experience managing contracts and vendor/carrier relationships
  • Proven track record of implementing and delivering benefit strategies, including corporate Wellness
  • Thorough understanding of current leave laws (FMLA) and applicable regulatory requirements
  • Experience developing and carrying out comprehensive audits
  • Experience working in various benefits portals and understanding of benefits/payroll/HRIS data feeds
  • Ability to speak effectively and present information to management, public groups, committees, etc.

If you have a can-do attitude and are looking to be part of a highly motivated team of individuals that are naturally ambitious and driven, we’d love to hear from you. Apply today!


Venable LLP is an American Lawyer Global 100 law firm headquartered in Washington, DC, with offices in California, Delaware, Maryland, New York, and Virginia.  Our lawyers and legislative advisors serve domestic and international clients in all areas of corporate and business law, complex litigation, intellectual property, regulatory matters, and government affairs.  Additional information can be found at

Venable LLP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to ensuring our workforce reflects America’s diverse population.