Pay Grade/Pay Range: Based on qualifications.
Department/Organization: 506151 - Talent Acquisition
Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm
Note to Applicants: This job will be filled according to the qualifications of the applicant up to Manager.
Job Summary: The Compensation Analyst is responsible for administering the staff classification and compensation programs/projects for the University and ensuring they comply with federal, state, and local regulations and are consistent with UA goals and strategies. Assists in the development and maintenance of competitive pay programs. May supervise lower level staff.
Additional Department Summary: The Compensation Analyst researches and analyzes staff position descriptions for classification and compensation, evaluates FLSA status and AAP coding, and benchmarks UA staff positions. The position compiles salary information for salary surveys and consults with departments on classification, compensation practices, promotions, and issues related to pay. Serves as a project lead and may supervise others. Serves as a project lead on topics involving job classification, market pricing, pay studies, policy and Wage & Hour interpretations, and process improvements. Supervises lower level Compensation Analysts.
Required Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and one (1) year of experience working in a human resources environment with some experience in compensation and classification; OR Associate's degree and five (5) years of experience working in a human resources environment with at least two (2) years in a classification and compensation role.
Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications: Knowledge of state and federal laws and regulations. Knowledge of current job markets and trends.
Skills and Knowledge: Must be able to build and maintain relationships, and work effectively with colleagues, faculty, staff and students from a variety of diverse backgrounds. Effective organizational, analytical, multi-tasking, and interpersonal skills. Must be self-directed, detail oriented with a commitment to quality and accuracy. Excellent customer service skills. Must be able to effectively communicate with a diverse group of department representatives and employees at all levels. Must stay current on all federal, state, and local laws governing compensation. Must be able to handle sensitive and confidential matters and situations. Must have a proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and able to quickly learn new systems and applications.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business, or Organizational Development. Currently certified as a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP). PHR, SPHR, SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification. Experience reviewing position descriptions for classification and FLSA status. Experience in higher education.
Background Investigation Statement: Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and information obtained from social media and other internet sources. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags before a hiring decision is made.
Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment or volunteer status without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more. "EEO is the Law" Poster
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