Jarden Corporation Seaonal Compenstion/HRIS Analyst - Yankee Candle in Whately, Massachusetts

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Position Title: Seasonal Compensation/HRIS Analyst

Job Summary:

We are looking for a seasonal Human Resources analyst for a dual role, responsible for providing support to the Compensation and Human Resource Information Systems areas within Human Resources. You will assist in the implementation and administration of the company’s compensation programs, policies and procedures. You will also help with the day to day operation of the HRIS system. Ensuring user interactions with HRIS systems comply with established policies, procedures and best practices. In specific, but not limited to the successful candidate will:

  • Assist with assigned wage and salary surveys, correctly identifying company benchmark jobs and submitting data within specified deadlines.

  • Work with company managers to market price hourly and salaried positions. Gather and assess data utilizing electronic database and other sources to determine appropriate placement within company pay structures

  • Works with company Recruiters and HR Generalists on compensation requests. Assisting in the administration of merit and incentive plan programs and certain compensation adjustments.

  • Support the day-to-day management of the HRIS system. Ensures integrity of data.

  • Supports the data collection and reporting necessary for business units. Prepares HR reports in a timely and efficient manner.

  • Maintains and produces ad-hoc reports to support internal customer needs and special projects.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.

  • 2-4 years analyst experience preferably in Compensation and HRIS

  • Proven analytical ability coupled with problem solving skills and the ability to multi-task and self-manage through multiple priorities

  • Ability to understand and enforce HR policies/practices and systems; excellent organizational skills, detail-orientation and a pro-active work ethic.

  • Prior experience working with highly confidential information with diplomacy and tact.

  • Strong verbal/written communication skills coupled with effective organizational and time management skills.

  • The ability to work independently or as a member of the team as needs require, along with the ability to influence without authority and communicate with various levels of management.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (especially Excel) and knowledge of HR-related policies/procedures including knowledge of federal, state and local compensation laws and regulations.

Notice: This position is subject to a criminal background check and potentially and an education verification as part of the application process. At the time of interview, internal and external applicants will be required to sign a release authorizing the company to conduct criminal background check and/or education verification

We are an e-Verify employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status

About Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales. Yankee Candle participates in the $25 billion global candle and home fragrance market. Yankee Candle has a 46-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts. Yankee Candle sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store locations, a growing base of Yankee Candle owned and operated retail stores, direct mail catalogs, and its Internet website (www.yankeecandle.com). Outside of North America, Yankee Candle sells its products primarily through an international wholesale customer network of over 6,000 store locations and distributors covering over 50 countries on a combined basis.

Yankee Candle is subsidiary of Newell Brands

Yankee Candle is part of Newell Brands, a global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. Driven by a sharp focus on the consumer, leading investment in innovation and brands, and a performance-driven culture, Newell Brands helps consumers achieve more where they live, learn, work and play.



Equal Employment Opportunity

We participate in E-Verify.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

COMPANY: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc

Requisition Id: 109499

Location: MA - Whately