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Human Resources Professional (Compensation) - req# 10904

at University of New Mexico

Posted: 10/3/2019
Job Reference #: 10904

Job Description

Human Resources Professional (Compensation)

Requisition IDreq10904
Working TitleHuman Resources Professional (Compensation)
Position Grade13
Position Summary

Interested in joining a challenging and growth-oriented organization? The University of New Mexico (UNM) Division for Human Resources is looking for a dynamic, forward-thinking HR professional to specialize in the University’s compensation and classification programs. UNM offers excellent training and career growth opportunities and provides a comprehensive, competitive benefits package. Individuals interested and qualified to move immediately into the advanced role of Senior Compensation Specialist are also encouraged to apply.

As a member of our team, you will:

· Provide professional guidance, coordination, and support in the effective and consistent application of staff job classification and compensation administration policies and practices.

· Consult Human Resources professionals and departmental managers and supervisors in the application of compensation management principles, guidelines, procedures, and best practices.

· Participate in university-wide compensation programs and initiatives.

· Develop and write job descriptions to accurately describe job content.

· Research and analyze competitive compensation practices in the job market; contribute to established compensation surveys and/or develop and implement custom surveys, as appropriate.

The selected candidate can expect:

· A comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance.

· Educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs.

· Compensation commensurate with education and experience

· Web-based training towards becoming a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) through World at Work

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have the following preferred qualifications:

  • Outstanding analytical skills and the ability to gather, interpret and analyze large sets of statistical data and generate reports.
  • Project Management knowledge/experience
  • Strong presentation, organization, decision-making, and planning skills.
  • A thoughtful and effective consultative approach and the ability to make sound recommendations on the classification of positions and organizational structure efficiencies.
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications and able to navigate various databases, Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS), and other technical platforms.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills; ability to communicate technical information effectively, both orally and in writing.

Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentHR Compensation (730B4)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$3434.31 - $5500.00 (DOE)
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check Required
For Best Consideration Date10/11/2019
Application InstructionsPlease complete an application and include a cover letter and resume. In your cover letter, address how your experience meets the requirements and preferences for this position.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Application Instructions

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