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Senior Strategic Compensation Partner – G&A at Workday

  • Wednesday, October 28, 2020 6:40 PM
    Message # 9332153

    Join our team and experience Workday!

    It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

    Job Description

    Do you like working in a fast-paced environment, where you get to balance analytical prowess with world-class strategic and consultative support to business leaders and HR business partners?  Does it excite you to work for a company that utilizes its own technology on a daily basis, and has vast reporting capabilities to provide valuable insights and analytics to help shape your thinking and direction?

    At Workday, employees are our #1 core value because we believe they are key to building a great company. Our people are a big reason why we continue to be recognized globally as a best place to work. And compensating them fairly and competitively is a very important component to having happy employees!

    If you have a strong balance of analytical ability and strategic thinking, this is the opportunity for you.  We are looking for a seasoned compensation professional to support multiple businesses at Workday, and partner with the rest of the Compensation team to help define and execute on our compensation strategy on a global basis. 

    Typical responsibilities include:

    • Assist in the creation of the annual compensation strategy and philosophy that drives the development and positioning of compensation programs
    • Develop cost models, forecast analyses and plan design recommendations on a variety of global compensation programs, budgets and tools, including, but not limited to, base pay structures, retention, annual merit programs, and short and long-term incentive plans
    • Partner with the Sales Operations and Finance teams to ensure the compensation structure aligns with business priorities  
    • Advise leaders with compensation recommendations for new hires, promotions, transfers, job matches, job leveling, and job families
    • Consult and advise managers and HR Business Partners on all compensation related questions
    • Develop and deliver global compensation training and communication for leaders and employees
    • Develop and analyze global base pay market positioning and salary ranges to ensure market competitiveness and support of overall compensation strategy
    • Participate in the global salary survey submittal and receipt process
    • Participate in the annual compensation benchmarking process and develop ranges and structures
    • Create new jobs and ranges as needed to support hiring needs
    • Analyze market data and develop annual salary increase budgets by geography and partner with finance team to ensure appropriate accruals
    • Collaborate with HR Business Partners and management to resolve compensation issues
    • Provide market data and analysis for new positions in new locations

    About You

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to build a network to work across teams to achieve business goals
    • Analytical thinker with strong problem solving skills with the ability to understand and communicate the meaning of the data being presented
    • Proven ability to adapt and work effectively in a matrix organization to develop solutions that benefits the business and customer
    • Strong project management and organizational skills
    • Advanced proficiency with excel, word and power point
    • Required Experience: 
    • 8 years’ experience in compensation market analysis, plan design and administration
    • Demonstrated understanding of compensation structures for commissioned employees
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or related field (ideally with Human Resource, compensation, benefits and/or organizational development concentration).
    • Advanced proficiency with excel, word and power point
    • Experience using the Workday HCM strongly preferred

    Workday is located in Pleasanton, CA. This position is available for relocation or remote work.

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