Sutter Health Compensation Analyst in Roseville, California


Performs end-to-end job evaluation and compensation administration activities to serve all Sutter Health employees. Analyzes job data and presents recommendations (i.e., title, grade, range, incentive eligibility, exemption classification, etc.) to hiring managers and HR Business Partners. Administers base pay for across the board increases. Prepares for annual compensation cycle and performs year-end and other annual activities. Audits base pay and incentive pay to ensure compliance with plan design.

Partners with other HR Team Members to help deliver compensation services to all Sutter Health employees and to help build a high-performing HR Service Delivery Team. Supports creating and building Compensation Team that is focused on delivering results by providing effective coaching by seeking and responding to regular performance feedback and helping in orientation and appropriate training of team members.

Supports the success of a high-performing shared services organization by helping to champion and drive the long-term Sutter Shared Services vision. Helps foster an environment in which continuous improvement in business processes and services is welcomed and recognized. Participates in programs and in using tools in support of building a high performance culture via the standard Sutter Shared Services responsibilities (e.g. performance measurement, people development, customer relationship management, etc.).


• BA/BS in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related field or the equivalent combination of education and experience required.

• Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) desired.

• Experience in developing, implementing or administering compensation programs is required

• Experience working with multiple processes and serving multiple customers is required

• Experience with job evaluation / point factor systems, preferably Hay, is required

• Experience with HR systems such as Lawson is preferred

• Experience in a health care setting is preferred

• Experience of supporting the negotiation / administration of union contracts is desired

• Experience in a service delivery environment is desired

• Experience with Access is desired

• Experience with a start-up organization is a plus

• Must be familiar with national labor market trends and the execution of effective processes to support / operationalize compensation strategies

• Knowledge of compensation best practice processes, systems or tools that enable Compensation Teams to support all Sutter Health employees

• Knowledge of HR related Federal, State and local laws and regulations governing compensation including Wage and Hour law

• Knowledge of shared services center / contact center operations and associated human resource issues and solutions is desired

• Strong math skills are required

• Ability to perform day-to-day job evaluation and compensation administration activities to ensure that customer priorities are met

• Ability to communicate ideas both verbally and in writing to influence others and strong listening skills

• Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external clients

• Ability to coordinate with other human resources team members to deliver seamless customer service

• Exceptional ability to analyze data, identify issues and/or information trends and recommend solid solutions

• Ability to identify concerns before they become problems, and to propose solutions to the concerns

• Ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced environment

• Ability to adapt to a changing environment and adaptability to changing priorities and working with multiple customers

• Ability to navigate HR information management systems and applications

• Ability to create and run basic queries/reports, preferably with Crystal and/or Business Objects

• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and compensation related applications

• Requires the ability to work with and maintain confidential information

Primary Location: California, Greater Sacramento Area, Roseville

Organization: Sutter Shared Services

Employee Status: Regular

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.