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Retirement Program Manager

Apply Job ID JR0079120 Date posted 11/22/2022

McKesson Corporation is a global leader in healthcare supply chain management solutions, retail pharmacy, community oncology and specialty care, and healthcare information solutions. McKesson partners with pharmaceutical manufacturers, providers, pharmacies, governments and other organizations in healthcare to help provide the right medicines, medical products and healthcare services to the right patients at the right time, safely and cost-effectively. United by our ICARE shared principles, our employees work every day to innovate and deliver opportunities that make our customers and partners more successful - all for the better health of patients. McKesson has been named a “Most Admired Company” in the healthcare wholesaler category by FORTUNE, a “Best Place to Work” by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, and a top military-friendly company by Military Friendly. For more information, visit

We take pride in our culture of connection and believe in a workplace where everyone can be their full, authentic self. We welcome and encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities and others with diverse perspectives to join our growing team. Your unique perspective and experience are valuable assets that can translate into a rewarding career path with us. Apply to join our team and help shape the future of healthcare!

Current Need

Reporting to the Sr. Director, Retirement Programs, this role is responsible for overseeing and performing the daily administration and governance of McKesson’s retirement plans, including 401(k) plans, non-qualified retirement plans, 1165E plan and all acquired US retirement plans.  S/he will partner with the Sr. Director, Retirement Programs to develop strategy and design recommendations to maintain McKesson’s competitive positioning and create a positive impact to the financial wellbeing of its employees. 

Key Responsibilities

Program Management – administer the day-to-day for the retirement plans in accordance with plan provisions and IRS regulations; respond to employee Salesforce cases, coordinate with retirement vendors, payroll, and internal partners to ensure accurate processing; oversee activities of retirement vendors to ensure recordkeeping system is updated and maintained; partner with HRIS Workday team to ensure payroll configurations meet the plan specifications and requirements; identify trends and root causes analysis of issues and work with internal and external groups to resolve.

Plan Compliance -- partner with internal and external teams (Treasury, Tax, Legal) to ensure policies and procedures of retirement programs are compliant with current regulatory requirements; oversee plan audits for McKesson 401(k) Plan and all acquired US retirement plans; preparation of reports and filings as required by government agencies, updates to plan document, procedures, and amendments.

Mergers & Acquisitions – collaborate with the Total Rewards team and internal partners for integration of acquired companies; manage merger of acquired company plans into the McKesson programs, including webinars to onboard newly acquired employees, communications regarding the transition, facilitation of final plan audits, and filings.

Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ years of relevant experience

Critical Skills

  • Demonstrated experience with implementation and administration of qualified and non-qualified plans
  • Strong knowledge and experience with the legal and regulatory requirements governing retirement programs
  • Customer-centric, listens effectively, shares ideas and information openly, and facilitates collaboration
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex issues and generate alternative solutions through rigorous qualitative and quantitative analysis; strong financial acumen
  • Strong project management, vendor management and organization skills
  • Knowledge of benefit plan audits and procedures and industry laws and regulations required to evaluate and audit benefit programs
  • Highly proficient in Excel and PowerPoint; experience with Workday a plus


  • Degree or equivalent

Physical Requirements

  • General Office Demands

At McKesson, we care about the well-being of the patients and communities we serve, and that starts with caring for our people. That’s why we have a Total Rewards package that includes comprehensive benefits to supportphysical, mental, and financial well-being. Our Total Rewards offerings serve the different needs of our diverse employee population and ensure they are the healthiest versions of themselves. For more information regarding benefits at McKesson, pleaseclick here.

As part of Total Rewards, we are proud to offer a competitive compensation package at McKesson. This is determined by several factors, including performance, experience and skills, equity, regular job market evaluations, and geographical markets. In addition to base pay, other compensation, such as an annual bonus or long-term incentive opportunities may be offered.

Our Base Pay Range for this position

$73,500 - $122,500

McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.

Current employees must apply through the internal career site.

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