Are you a seasoned Compensation professional eager to play a strategic role in key compensation projects? Do you get excited about using data insights to drive business? Are you interested in the unique opportunity to create and design compensation programs and tackle interesting compensation problems that span a variety of industries? Wayne State University is looking for a Senior Compensation Analyst to join our team right here in the heart of Midtown, Detroit. Become an integral part of academic and student success at a premier university in one of the fastest growing cities in the country. Are you are ready to join a fun, collaborative team of hardworking compensation experts? What are you waiting for? Apply today.
Reporting to the Director, Compensation, the Senior Compensation Analyst designs, implements and evaluates innovative compensation programs and practices that support the attraction and retention of top talent. Working collaboratively with Human Resources Operations, manages the needs assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of client solutions related to compensation and rewards. Formulates and implements recommendations to address root cause issues. Consults with employees, leaders and HR on the appropriate classification of positions, determination of compensation level and salary ranges, etc. Leads continuous improvement of compensation services and processes. Manages compensation projects.
A bachelor’s degree in business administration, human resources, or related field is necessary. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted. Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) certification is preferred.
At least five to seven years of progressively more responsible compensation administration, finance or consulting experience in large, complex organizations.
Experience with implementing compensation transformational initiatives.
Experience conducting deep compensation analysis converting data into useful insights.
Advanced proficiency in using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio. Ability to create dynamic tools and models to interpret and analyze data.
How to Apply
To apply, submit a Wayne State University application via the Online Hiring System using the following link: https://jobs.wayne.edu posting number 044048. In addition to the online application, candidates must also submit a cover letter, CV or resume, and contact information for three professional references.
About Wayne State University
Wayne State University is Michigan's only urban research university – and the largest research institution in the US! Located in the heart of Mid-Town and Detroit's University Cultural Center, dozens of museums, dining options, and historic buildings are located in our two mile walkable campus. Mid-Town is the home to a variety of world-class facilities such as galleries and concert halls; specifically: Detroit Institute of Arts, Fox Theatre, Detroit Opera House, and many more!
Wayne State University offers a competitive salary and an outstanding fringe benefits package including: free tuition for employees, 50% off for spouse/dependents, up to 10% match 403b, holiday closure, premium healthcare choices at affordable rates, vacation, and more! If you have the skillset, we are looking for and would like to work for an incredible higher-ed institution, then please apply at the link below. We look forward to talking with you!