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Benefits Coordinator


The Benefits Coordinator will be a general go-to person for employees in the organization for topics relating to HR and benefits. This person will work closely with other members of Talent Operations, as well as cross-functionally with Finance, Legal, and Facilities & Corporate Services, in support of the entire company.


  • Approachable demeanor, excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, able to cope with shifting priorities and multiple deadlines in a fast-paced technical environment
  • Familiarity with federal and state employment regulations
  • Experience in benefits and leaves administration across different states
  • Experience using collaboration/productivity tools and software (e.g., Asana, Google docs), running reports and tracking metrics
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise good judgment
  • Meticulous with follow-through and execution
  • An outside-the-box thinker that stays on top of the industry’s best practices


  • Coordinate daily benefits processing. Handle enrollments, COBRA, beneficiaries
  • Respond to benefits inquiries from employees on plan provisions, benefits enrollments, status changes and other general inquiries
  • Process and administer leave-of-absence requests and disability paperwork: medical, personal, disability, CFRA and FMLA
  • Assist with Talent Ops initiatives such as the annual open enrollment process and new hire orientation
  • Review and respond to Verification of Employment requests
  • Assist with employment visa processing and other immigration requests

Invitae envisions a world in which genomic sequencing routinely informs lifelong health care decisions. We provide comprehensive, rapid, and affordable genome sequencing and clinically relevant interpretations of genomic data. We are committed to enabling the utilization of genomic data in order to improve health, catalyze scientific and medical research, and contribute to improved outcomes for everyone. 

Invitae is an open, title-free company that operates as a meritocracy. We focus intently on our ability to deliver reliable solutions that contribute to improving people's lives. We ruthlessly eliminate overhead and policies that interfere with productivity. We have excellent benefits. 

Our new headquarters is in San Francisco and we have offices in Oakland and Palo Alto as well. All are located within walking distance of public transportation options. 

At Invitae, we value diversity and provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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