Sr. Compensation Analyst

08 January 2019


Petroplan is currently recruiting on behalf of a well known Oil & Gas company in the Houston area in need of a Senior Compensation Analyst to join their team. This is a direct hire position and competitive compensation. Prospective candidates will be responsible for assisting with the development and implementation of compensation programs for the organization. Along with conducting market analysis to research trends and compensation initiatives in the energy sector and provide recommendations/solutions as well as administrator systems that support these programs.
Job Duties:

  • Participant in both formal and informal compensation surveys, and analyze data from survey sources to determine competitiveness both internally and externally
  • Research and assess market prevalence and trends regarding variable pay program designs and targets
  • Demonstrate understanding of the requirements/data elements to create reports which streamline and support compensation programs
  • Develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for internal controls.


  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Finance, HR or related Degree)
  • 5-7 years of previous experience as compensation analyst
  • Knowledge of Long Term Incentives
  • Knowledge of different HR Databases (Cognos, HRIS etc.)
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel and familiar using MS Access.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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