Compensation Analyst

AppNexus is seeking a Compensation Analyst to join our People team. In this role, you will play an integral role in ensuring that AppNexus attracts and retains top talent by providing compensation that is competitive and equitable. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, creative and analytical with a desire to gain deep exposure to compensation in a fast paced, global environment.

About the team:

The People Team is responsible for finding the best talent and ensuring that all employees continue to be excited, productive, and passionate about working at AppNexus. Our teams focus on identifying and bringing in the best and brightest talent, as well as supporting and developing our existing talent. Through strategic culture-building initiatives, we work to create a unique and engaging environment where employees can accomplish their best work. To achieve our mandates, our team is service-oriented, proactive, and responsive to our internal business partners.

About the job:

  • Participate in all aspects of annual compensation review from initial planning stage to delivery of compensation statements
  • Analyze and review job descriptions to conduct job pricings for new roles, make recommendations on salary bands and rates within the - company as compared to rates in the market
  • Responsible for loading compensation change data into ADP
  • Responsible for the quarterly and annual incentive payout administration
  • Prepare quarterly accrual reconciliation and identify changes in accrual calculations
  • Work as a team member with cross-functional departments to ensure company goals are achieved
  • Respond to business line inquiries regarding company pay policies and practices
  • Complete compensation surveys as needed
  • Maintain compensation systems and ensure data integrity
  • Participate in global compensation projects and occasional benefits projects

About your skills:

  • 2+ years of experience
  • Bachelor's Degree (preferably in Accounting or Finance)
  • Ability to handle superior level of confidentiality concerning employee information
  • Impeccable attention to detail and professionalism
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Exceptional communication skills, resourceful and proactive
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office. Advanced Excel knowledge a plus.

More about you:

  • You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower others
  • You like to take risks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happen
  • You care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystem
  • You believe in not only serving customers, but also empowering them by providing knowledge and tools

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