Essential Functions: 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.
Qualifications: 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.
Internal Number: 76_206161
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.