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Senior Director Compensation in Memphis, TN at ServiceMaster

Date Posted: 9/14/2019

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Position Overview

Provides leadership in the design, implementation, administration, and maintenance of compensation programs, commission and/or incentive programs. Leads the compensation area, ensuring that the compensation programs deliver competitive pay for competitive performance and enable the achievement of the ServiceMaster strategic plan.

Job Responsibilities

  • Leads the design, strategy, and policy development of salaried broad-based compensation programs which include position evaluation, salary structures, merit matrices, salary range development, market pricing studies, and special reporting.
  • Partners with the external consultant in the preparation of all Board of Director Compensation Committee meeting materials, proxy and other compensation related filings, manage record keeping and other compliance requirements.
  • Partners with various field operations, sales teams and business unit management to understand business drivers impacting the Compensation Program and proactively reviews and evaluates results to lead the resolution of a variety of compensation-related and sales operations issues and concerns.
  • Oversees the design and administration of Company’s equity program and executive compensation programs for officers and key executives that align with the strategic plan.
  • Designs compensation plans that are aligned with the company’s business objectives and talent strategy, while ensuring the achievement of consistent and market-driven levels of compensation.
  • Provides strategic direction in the development of competitive base and variable pay structures; job classification methodology; merit and incentive programs.
  • Oversees compensation plans to meet regulatory compliance and governance/audit requirements, consults with legal resources and stays abreast of developing legislation and its potential impact.
  • Oversees the annual salary increase/merit program and promotion and designs, manages and models incentive programs that link pay to performance.
  • Develops and designs effective compensation related communications to Leaders and Team Members.
  • Leads in the development and implementation of innovative education, tools, guidelines and communication approaches to promote understanding and good practices.
  • Leads the increase of compensation effectiveness through improved technology and processes.
  • Leads a team of compensation professionals providing training, coaching, and guidance; encourages and supports individual talent development.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree, Master’s preferred Certification in Compensation or Executive Compensation plus
  • 10+ years experience in large, diversified company in the management of all phases of compensation and staff
  • Strong planning, analytical, and influencing skills
  • Strong business and financial acumen skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to partner with and influence all management levels
  • Advanced knowledge of business practices and problem resolution
  • Customer focus
  • Proven track record of delivering results
  • Demonstrated ability to attract and develop talent

Physical Demands and Working Conditions

The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential function to this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Incumbent must be prepared to:

  • Move up to 10 pounds occasionally, by lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, or otherwise repositioning objects.
  • Sitting for long periods of time while using office equipment such as computers, phones and etc.
  • Fingering and Repetitive motions; such as movement of wrists, hands and fingers while picking, pinching and typing during your normal working environment.
  • Express or exchange ideas with others through the use of spoken word, quickly, accurately, and at an easily audible volume, and receive detailed information through oral communication at usual speaking levels without correction, and/or make fine discriminations in the nature of sounds in the environment.

Incumbent is required to have:

  • Close visual acuity to perform detail oriented activities at distances close to the eyes, as well as visual acuity to perform activities at or within arm’s reach with skill, control, and accuracy, such as preparing and analyzing data, viewing computer screen and expansive reading.

Incumbent will be subject to:

  • Inside working conditions: The change of building environment such as with or without air conditioning and heating.

ServiceMaster is committed to Diversity and Inclusion.  We encourage diverse candidates to apply to this position.  Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.


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