Sr. Compensation Consultant

Boston, MA



  • Works with company departments’ management to write and update accurate job descriptions for revised and new positions within the organization as needed.
  • Gathers and examines salary surveys and attains wide-ranging market data to market price the positions and relate internally to company positions. Recommends new position pay levels and/or geographic differentials based on conclusions made from compiled research.
  • Conducts job evaluations and benchmark studies to ensure pay levels are externally competitive and internally equitable.
  • Obtains management’s approval on job descriptions, approve job descriptions, create job codes for new positions and send job codes to HRIS.
  • Completes annual salary surveys by matching company’s positions to survey positions and submit to survey companies.
  • Prepares departments’ focal review spreadsheets including merit increase prorations and coordinate the process and obtain final approvals. Email final approved spreadsheets to department heads for communication to employees.
  • Reviews internal salary increases and external offers to prospective new hires for internal equity and recommend salary amount.
  • Prepares annual salary planning benchmarking, cost analyses, merit matrix adjustments and make recommendations to senior management and roll out salary ranges and matrices to the company.
  • Participates in yearend compensation evaluations responding to questions and providing guidance throughout the process.
  • Prepares geographic salary differentials.




  • Bachelor’s Degree required; Advanced Degree desirable
  • 5 – 8 years’ related experience; or a Master’s degree with 3 years’ experience; or a PhD without experience; or equivalent directly related work experience.
  • SHRM Certification (SHRM-SCP, SHRM-CP) is desirable, or a plus.
  • Knowledge of compensation systems.
  • Advanced knowledge of PC applications and Microsoft Office applications required.





Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 4/23/2020
Salary $50.00/hr

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