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  • 15 Oct 2019 11:05 AM | Marla Merriwether (Administrator)

    Job Description

    Our passion in HR is to help all Intel employees and teams thrive as they define and deliver the future. As a Compensation Consultant, you will play a critical role in making this passion a reality. Being a part of HR at Intel requires you to be bold, creative, take risks and bring your best possibility thinking to every challenge. As a member of this team, you will not only be exposed to unique opportunities to develop your skills and capabilities in problem solving, project and stakeholder management, effective communication and more, but you will also have opportunities to connect with your HR peers and build a sense of community.

    Your role will be:

    • Design, implementation, and/or administration of compensation plans, programs, and projects within defined business groups.
    • Leverage business acumen and compensation expertise to develop strategies in partnership with HR and business leaders to attract and retain key talent
    • Utilize data analytics to identify competitive risks and opportunities, influence decisions and ensure compensation actions are aligned to business priorities
    • Manage projects and process improvements that benefit global rewards and align with our corporate Total Rewards philosophy.
    • Develop and deploy educational/training programs and materials to equip HR partners with fundamental total rewards skills to enhance their effectiveness in consulting with managers and supporting key initiatives.



    Minimum qualifications: 

    • BS/Masters degree with 5+ years of relevant experience in Compensation, Business, Finance
    • 2+ years of direct compensation experience required
    • This U.S. position is open to U.S. Workers Only. A U.S. Worker is someone who is either a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident, or a person granted Refugee or Asylum status by the U.S. Government. Intel will not sponsor a foreign national for this position.


    Preferred qualifications

    • Strong analytical and advanced Excel skills
    • Ability to develop recommendations, influence decisions and communicate the story of the compensation data
    • Strong experience managing stakeholder relationships and other partnerships within a global setting


    Link to our opening:

  • 09 Oct 2019 2:34 PM | wendy kent

    Wendy Kent

    Kent Employment Solutions


    Would you relish putting your Compensation skills to work as a trusted advisor of a diverse array of clients? 


    For over 8 years, our client, Trüpp HR has operated in the Portland area and has also grown a national client base.  Trüpp (Swedish for “team” and pronounced as “troop”) was founded in 2011 and has been recognized four consecutive years as one of Oregon and SW Washington’s Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies and Top 50 Women-Owned Businesses. Providing HR Outsourcing and Consulting services to small and mid-sized employers locally and nationwide, they are a collaborative team of professionals, passionate about helping their clients thrive. 

    Why you should reach out

    ·        Have a real impact on people and organizations in our community

    ·        Leverage your experience in an environment that deploys green light thinking seeking new approaches to improve and innovate

    ·        Medical insurance, with a significant portion of employee coverage paid by the employer, as well as buy-up options and option to extend coverage to employee dependents/spouse/partner.

    ·        Dental and Vision insurance 100% employer paid for employees, with the option to extend benefit participation to employee dependents/spouse/partner

    ·        Short-and Long-Term Disability paid 100% by employer

    ·        401(k) with company match

    ·        Optional Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

    ·        Generous paid time off program

    ·        Education reimbursement program

    ·        Flexible work schedules and remote work options

    ·        Modern, open office with loads of ambient light, ergonomic sit-stand desks, convenient access to public transportation, and a relaxed work environment

    ·        Professionals with personality – who enjoy supporting each other, sharing good laughs, and noshing on great food

    ·        The occasional, or not so occasional pup sighting

    The Role

    The Compensation Consultant plays the lead role in a wide range of compensation projects for our clients, including conducting pay equity analyses, updating compensation and classification structures, and creating brand new compensation programs on a small yet collaborative team.

    Day to Day

    ·        Act as a trusted advisor on a wide variety of compensation topics ensuring top-notch client service.

    ·        Engage with clients as a project lead—establishing work plans, identifying project considerations, and managing to budget and deliverables.

    ·        Perform as an insightful advisor and subject matter expert for elements of compensation programs, pay equity compliance, and design/updates to compensation and classification structures.

    ·        Deliver findings and recommendations to clients as reports and presentations.

    ·        Analyze and interpret data to provide sound advice.

    ·        Maintain current on compensation trends and regulatory considerations.

    ·        Evaluate jobs to identify quality benchmarks in salary databases and public sector compensation data.

    ·        Evaluate specific aspects of jobs to determine their fit into a classification structure, assign factors for pay equity, and determine job leveling.

    ·        Conduct job analyses and create job descriptions.

    Skills, Experience, and Knowledge

    ·        5+ years’ compensation and/or classification experience required.

    ·        Thorough knowledge of compensation program elements, including base and variable pay, pay structures, pay practices, and compensation philosophy.

    ·        Compensation compliance expertise to include Pay Equity.

    ·        Successfully apply Excel skills, including using complex formulas, regression analysis, data modeling, pivot tables, and macro workbooks.

    ·        Proven ability to establish rapport and credibility with varied audiences.

    ·        Organized and capable of prioritizing own work in a fast-paced setting with frequent and rapid priority and assignment changes.

    ·        Consistently deliver quality, timely, accurate, and useful work products.

    ·        Behave in a manner that supports our core values and represents the company in the best possible light.

    ·        Exemplify professionalism and a sincere concern for contributing to the success of our clients.

    ·        Treat confidential information gained through employment with us with sensitivity and tact.

    ·        Demonstrated expert working knowledge in Microsoft Excel and advanced working knowledge in Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, market salary databases, web-based project management, and survey software applications.

    ·        Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Accounting, Business Management strongly preferred.

    ·        Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) strongly preferred.

    Kent Employment Solutions has been exclusively retained to handle this recruitment process, and Aria HR is partnering as usual in the recruitment process. We are personally sourcing, screening, and vetting any potential candidates. 


  • 24 Sep 2019 10:05 AM | Leslie Chase

    General Purpose

    Conducts compensation analysis through market research, data gathering and interpretation of employee data. Develops alternatives and recommendations. Presents analysis and recommendations to management and may implement proposed solutions. Responsible for all compensation support for a designated client group.


    • Prepare compensation analysis through research, data gathering, auditing and interpretation.  
    • Provide support in the development of compensation reports, alternative solutions and recommendations.
    • Under general guidance from the compensation lead or manager, assist business partners, managers and client groups in compensation strategy, programs and issues.
    • Create job descriptions, perform job evaluations and conduct market research. 
    • Provide support for client organizational change, compensation compliance and processes.
    • Develop salary recommendations and provide guidance and recommendations regarding promotion requests.
    • Provide support for client group during annual salary planning process (performance appraisal scores and merit and annual incentive recommendations).
    • Administer compensation specific programs, such as employee recognition.
    • Coordinate activities for an outside vendor, such as an on-line market pricing system.
    • Participate in compensation surveys.

    In addition to the above responsibilities, the Sr. level role includes the following:

    • Develop compensation reports, alternative solutions and recommendations in support of compensation and human resource initiatives.
    • Advise and influence business partners, managers and client groups in compensation strategy, programs and issues. 
    • Update, maintain and administer compensation databases.
    • Review and approve salary recommendations and provide guidance and recommendations regarding promotion requests.
    • Manage relationships and processes for an outside vendor, such as an on-line market pricing system. 


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Human Resource Management or a related field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • A minimum of three years related human resources experience, with a minimum of one year in compensation design and administration.
    • Knowledge of data gathering, analysis, forecasting, and modeling techniques and applicable federal, state, and local governmental laws and regulations.
    • Project management skills including project leadership, task identification, scheduling and cost/expenditure identification.
    • Proficient with the use of Excel and Word, to gather, analyze, model and present information and recommendations.
    • Communication and interpersonal skills including ability to consult with internal and external customers regarding matters/issues which may be sensitive in nature.
    • Ability to work with all levels of an organization including people with different styles and backgrounds; ability to work as a member of a team.
    • Ability to present alternatives and recommendations.

    In addition to the above requirements, the Sr. level role includes the following:

    • A minimum of five years related human resources experience, with a minimum of three years in compensation design and administration.


    • CCP, PHR or SPHR Certification.
    • Knowledge of and experience with SAP.
    • Familiarity with Access databases.
    • Knowledge of company policies and procedures.
    • Experience in compensation design and administration.

    Additional Information

    Req ID: 58050 
    Company Code: PacifiCorp 
    Primary Location: Portland 
    Department: 00001027 Pacific Power 
    Schedule: Full-time 
    Personnel Subarea: Exempt 
    Hiring Range: 66,600.00 - 93,300.00 

    Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

    At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  

    It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.

    All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.

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