Volvo Group Sr. Compensation and Benefits Analyst CoE in Greensboro, North Carolina

Mission/Purpose of Job

The Compensation and Benefits Analyst is a senior position within Volvo Group’s US HR Center of Expertise and supports both the compensation and benefits teams on strategic initiatives undertaken to ensure the ongoing competitiveness, communication and administration of Volvo’s core compensation and benefits programs. The Compensation and Benefits Analyst conducts analyses and provides support as needed to ensure ongoing compensation and benefits program compliance.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities


  • Supports the organization’s job creation and management process, maintaining our database of jobs and job postings and ensuring appropriate alignment with the corporation’s Global Job Catalogue

  • Monitors US HRIS to ensure ongoing accuracy of compensation related data entries. Educates HRBP’s on sources and correction of errors

  • Working with the CoE’s Compensation Manager and global colleagues, conducts market analysis and whole job slotting to provide recommendations for placement of newly created jobs

  • Partners with our HR Services Comp and Benefits Analyst in facilitating completion of our cloud based salary planning process, assisting US HRBP’s across our Divisions and Business Areas

  • Reviews proposed salary adjustments for conformance to established guidelines, policies and practices. Educates HRBP’s in order to build policy conformance

  • Maintains Function SharePoint site providing HRBP’s with direct access to the compensation tools they frequently utilize

Benefits Health, Wellness and Retirement analysis and administration:

  • Supports the Manager Health and Welfare Strategy and Director, Benefits Strategy in a variety of initiatives including benefit plan design and analysis

  • Supports the preparation of management reports to provide plan performance / success indicators

  • Serves as subject matter expert supporting HR Business partners helping eliminate gaps in service / support between providers and employees

  • Supports monthly, quarterly and annual reviews of the plan and ongoing data review activities

  • Supports the creation of presentations about health and welfare plans

  • Supports design of annual benefits and manages open enrollment process including HRIS design and testing, open enrollment communications and training, and audit/transfer of open enrollment data

  • Monitors HRIS Benefits needs and designs new or modifies existing systems to meet changing requirements

  • Assists Director, Benefit Strategy with retirement plan administrative support

Critical Competencies

  • Analytical Thinking

  • Comfortable working independently and learning on the fly

  • Problem Solving

  • External and Internal Relationships/Networking

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

  • Prioritizes time/resource demands to provide the most value added to the company

  • Strong PC skills, especially with Microsoft Office products

Essential Educational and/or Training Qualifications and Certificates

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Human Resources preferred

  • CCP or CEBS certification preferred

Preferred Experience and Knowledge

  • A minimum of 5+ years of related experience

  • Ability to present numerical information in a creative and objective manner; high level of MS Office skills

  • High level of written and verbal communication skills

  • Disciplined project and process management ability

  • Demonstrated initiative/self-motivation skills

  • Demonstrated attention to quality/detail and strategic orientation to work

  • Demonstrated partnering, collaboration and negotiation skills

  • Ability to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously and effectively meet frequently changing business-driven timelines

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

Founded in 1900, Mack Trucks - recognized around the world as “The American Truck You Can Count On” – to builds durable and reliable, application-driven vehicles that get the job done. An iconic brand, Mack embodies the American spirit: pioneering, hard-working, authentic and ambitious. With Mack Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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Mack Trucks


North Carolina



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Travel Required (Maximum)


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Human Resources

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran