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Global Compensation Specialist

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Date: Jun 29, 2022

Location: Libertyville, IL, US

Company: Hollister Incorporated

We Make Life More Rewarding and Dignified

Location: Libertyville 
Department: Human Resources 



The Specialist Compensation, under general oversight, will counsel and collaborate with HRBPs and managers throughout the company on compensation decisions and practices, as well as lead or execute routine activities related to base pay, short-term incentive plans, long-term incentive plans and equity.  




  • Manage the survey portfolio and ensure completeness of the company’s data submissions to various domestic and international compensation surveys (in coordination with local HR management as needed).
  • Responsible for the Market Data Management system used to house market data, including loading of employee data, loading of survey data, maintaining confidentiality and data integrity, designing and delivering reports, and managing the vendor relationship.
  • Responsible for the position description repository and partners with HRBPs and managers on developing new or modified position descriptions. Performs regular audit of position descriptions to ensure all descriptions are created and up to date.
  • Responsible for the Organizational Management Module in HRIS system and related Organization Charts ensuring accuracy, providing training and support to users.
  • Completes position evaluations on approved position descriptions and makes recommendations of salary ranges and level to the Senior Manager Global Compensation.
  • Maintains position ranges and levels and provides necessary system administration.
  • Reviews and provides recommendations on requests for market and/or promotional adjustments.  Ensures recommendations are within guidelines and have proper authorizations. 
  • Conducts other analyses as requested or directed
  • Partners with the Senior Manager Global Compensation to administer the annual Performance Management (HPM) program, including the following responsibilities:
    • Provides analysis in support of annual HPM recommendations   (global merit increases, merit matrix, salary movement, etc.)
    • Reviews/reports on HPM-related data to ensure accuracy and adherence to guidelines
    • Provides day-to-day oversight of process to identify and resolve issues
    • Completes/reviews all merit & bonus calculations
    • Develops reports and analyzes data for trends to develop recommendations in alignment with program objectives  
    • Creates communication plans and materials leveraging expertise and understanding of customer needs
  • Daily support for HR Business Partners
  • Partners with other Human Resources and Finance colleagues on reporting and analytics
  • Actively Leads or participates on projects to advance People strategic plan
  • Assist in annual US Total Rewards statements  
  • Other duties as needed or required      




  • Bachelor’s degree required, GRP and/or CCP preferred, but not required
  • Number of Overall Years Necessary: 5-8
  • Working in an analytical role, preferably supporting compensation programs on a corporate level 
  • The ability to review and analyze detailed spreadsheets and documents on a computer screen                               
  • The ability to use third party vendor computer applications
  • The ability to conduct and attend meetings in person or over video communication tool


Specialized Skills/Technical Knowledge:

  • Strong PC skills, especially in Excel, Access or other various spreadsheet and database applications.
  • SAP - ECC experience preferred
  • SuccessFactors experience preferred
  • MarketPay experience preferred




Our Total Rewards package in aggregate is above market and includes competitive pay, generous paid time off programs, peer-to-peer recognition, health and life insurance, wellness programs and incentives, generous retirement savings, and a unique Benefit of Employee Share Ownership Program (BESOP).


Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and critical care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, it has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in nearly 80 countries. Hollister is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Firm of John Dickinson Schneider Inc (JDS Inc), a 100 year old company. Hollister is guided by the shared Mission of JDS Inc, to make life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services. 

Hollister is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Job Req ID: 30316

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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