Maersk APM Terminals Job: Compensation & Benefits Manager

APM Terminals is one of the largest container terminal operators in the world. The diverse portfolio includes substantial interests in more than 40 ports around the globe. We continue to actively develop and invest in new projects and opportunities in ports and terminal management. In terms of the future, we are determined to stay at the forefront of our industry by providing value-adding e-business solutions, customer relations management and innovative use of technologies.

We are currently looking for an individual who share our commitment to providing services that are second-to-none.

This position will be strategically responsible for proposing, managing and administering remuneration packages that drive a performance culture. In addition, manage various activities related to job analysis, job evaluation, compensation administration; payroll administration and welfare programmes. The position reports to the G.M. HR/Admin.

Job Title: Compensation & Benefits Manager – APM Terminals, Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria

Posted: 4/30/2012

Expires: 5/18/2012

Ref: 63359

Key Accountabilities

Prepares and maintains organizational structures, including Job Analysis, Job Classification and Job grading.

Reviews salary recommendations (merit, equity, promotion) and provides explanations in support of those recommendations. In addition, monitor organisation’s salary structure and benefits, administer Incentive Programmes, and balance cost control with the need to attract and retain staff.

Researches and analyses competitor’s salary rates and benefits.

Develops and implements competitive benefit packages and remuneration strategy, in alignment with market remuneration conditions and industry benchmarks; ensuring they are in line with legal requirements.

Administers the various compensation programs in the Company, including base pay and total compensation.

Manages classification of internal positions in accordance with the Mercer job evaluation process and company procedure.

Participates in the development and implementation of Manuals, Policies and Procedures.

Ensures collection, compilation and maintenance of Overtime, Loans and Leave & Attendance data and ensure timely transmission of the information to Systems and Personnel Research.

Administers the Welfare programmes, such as Pension and Medical schemes, and ensures budget compliance, proper maintenance and follow up.

Provides Coaching for the Compensation and Benefits Supervisor and requisite direction to the Compensation and Benefits.

Your Profile

Requires a university degree in Human Resources, Personnel Management, Social Sciences or in other disciplines such as Statistics, Economics, Accounting, Public Administration, and Business Administration.

Requires at least four to six years of being responsible for compensation, welfare and benefits within an organization. At least two years of management / supervisory experience will be an added advantage.

Must have working knowledge of advanced excel and salary applications.

Must be familiar with Best practices in the professional field of Human Resources.

Requires ability to communicate in English, both verbally and written.

Considerable drive and interest in performance management and improvement processes, for the optimization of company performance and employee development.

Self-starting, taking initiatives to influence events to achieve goals.

Well-organised, timely, and persistent.

Effective teamwork – inside and outside own organisation and authority lines.

Possess empathy, personal tact, cultural understanding, and strong Communication, Presentation and People skills.

We offer

A truly international working environment in a modern working location

Value and team-based leadership

An open and engaging working environment

A wide range of international career opportunities

Opportunities for personal and professional growth in a dynamic environment

Competitive compensation packages

Contact information:

This position is a local position, based in Lagos, Nigeria and will remain posted until 18th May 2012.

Please apply through the job portal and ensure to upload/attach a recent CV. For all internal applications please note that HR will contact your local HR to request for your staff card upon receipt of your application.

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