Senior Manager, Compensation

Job Locations US-Remote, US | Canada-Remote, CA
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/16/2022 11:47 AM)
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Workforce Strategy, Human Resources & Administrative
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Job Description

Senior Manager, Compensation - Remote, US or Canada

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 23,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future and grow your career.

This remote role is an integral part of Nutrien’s Total Rewards Center of Excellence reporting to the Director,Global Compensation. 

What you will do:

  • Responsible for promoting and advancing the direction of Nutrien's Compensation strategy and framework within Nutrien Ag Solutions by energetically partnering with HRBPs, business leaders, finance, and payroll
  • Trusted advisor to HRBPs and business stakeholders through effective consultation on all areas of compensation that nurture the mission’s plan
  • Lead a team of compensation professionals, providing mentoring, coaching, and development
  • Car for the annual compensation process, including, merit budget, base pay and variable compensation
  • Lead annual compensation survey participation, benchmarking process, and market data analysis
  • Ensure market engagement through research, market pricing, and benchmarking for best practices
  • Support Pay Equity efforts through reporting, analytics, communication and collaboration with HRBPs
  • Accountable for the monthly commission program administration, resolving inquiries and participating in plan design
  • Provide analytical support to evaluate plan effectiveness, metrics, and reporting
  • Act as a change agent for the organization by guiding efforts to transfer knowledge on compensation programs and processes across the business through transparent discussion, effective listening and creating positive relationships
  • Accountable for compliance of the retail program and monitoring regulatory changes
  • Participate in company compensation initiatives as needed
  • Participate in the preparation of materials for the Human Resources & Compensation Committee of the Board
  • Model our core value of safety by leading and enabling a culture in which you and your team are actively contributing to a safe work environment

What you will bring:

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work experience
  • 10+ years progressive compensation experience or related HR experience
  • 4+ years' experience with managing teams
  • Experience with commissions calculation and planning
  • Excellent understanding in all areas of compensation, including job architecture and short and long-term incentive plan design/administration
  • Experience with HRIS systems, benchmarking and compensation systems
  • Knowledge of relevant Federal, State/Provincial, Local laws/regulations
  • Excellent critical thinking and mathematics skills
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) preferred
  • Sales Compensation experience preferred

Compensation & Benefits:


Salary Range $113,200 to $155,650. This range is estimated for Sr. Manager, Compensation in Loveland, CO, USA. Actual salary and benefits may differ based upon location and experience.


We provide an attractive benefits package that includes comprehensive medical, dental, vision coverage, and life insurance and well as disability coverage for positions working more than 30 hours per week. In addition, we have a retirement program that encourages our employees to save for the longer term, with generous matching employer contributions.  Our benefit package also demonstrates our culture of care with paid vacation, sick days and holidays as well as paid personal and maternity/parental leaves and an Employee and Family Assistance Program.  Details of the benefits package will be shared in the application process. 


In addition to base pay, this role is also eligible to participate in our annual incentive plan and long-term incentive plan, consistent with the terms of our plan(s), which provide discretionary award opportunities reflecting components such as performance of the company and the employee. Details will be discussed through the application process.


This information is provided in compliance with applicable state equal pay and pay equity legislation and is the company's good faith and reasonable estimate of the compensation range and benefits offered for this position. The compensation offered to the successful applicant may vary based on factors including experience, skills, education, location, and other job-related reasons. Nutrien also makes internal equity a consideration in all pay decisions.


Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test.  Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 is a condition of employment and that proof of vaccination will be required, with minimal exceptions, unless prohibited by applicable law.   While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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