Director, Compensation Services

Insperity   •  

Kingwood, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

As a trusted advisor to America’s best businesses for more than 32 years, Insperity provides an array of human resource and business solutions designed to help improve business performance. In addition, we provide the client company and their worksite employees with a wide array of value-added benefits and services.

Insperity offers a competitive compensation package and one of the best benefits packages in the business, including 19 days paid time off, 8 paid holidays, medical, dental and vision benefits, 401k and tuition reimbursement. At Insperity, our work environment and our commitment to our employees’ personal and professional success are the reasons we’ve been regarded as one of the “Best Places to Work” for 16 years running.



Plans and directs all aspects of Service Operation’s Compensation Services including product development and service delivery policies, objectives, and initiatives. Researches new products, products enhancements, and product redesign that align the product development function with the goals of the organization. Builds and strengthens collaborative working relationships with other Insperity organizations. Understands the business context and develops plans to achieve competitive advantage. Identifies people-intensive issues and formulates plans to address them. Enables the organization to implement change effectively. Changes roles, activities and systems to achieve desired outcomes. Serves as the Process Owner for compensation services. Implements actions and process to achieve results.


Under limited supervision and much decision-making:

  • Directs the development of and manages the design, operation and administration of compensation products and services in order to maintain the organization’s business objectives.
  • Maintains industry best practices for human resource programs. Examines and analyzes statistical data to forecast future customer needs.
  • Consults with clients as well as service providers on compensation programs. Analyzes input/requests for future development opportunities; proposes action accordingly.
  • Through research activities and needs analyses, manages the continual upgrading of existing programs, services and plans for future client requirements.
  • Builds relationships with other Centers of Excellence and departments to form a seamless integration of service delivery.
  • Assist in the tracking of actual and budgeted expenditures.
  • Reviews and analyzes proposals submitted to determine if benefits derived and possible applications justify expenditures on behalf of clients as well as Insperity. This includes services provided through third party relationships.
  • Recommends strategies and options for core and mid-market business service models and programs.


Supervises others: Yes


  • Bachelor's Degree is required. Master's Degree in Business Administration, Human Resources or a related field is preferred.
  • Five to seven years of experience in compensation management field is required.


Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) Certification is preferred.


  • Demonstrated understanding of business context and strategy:

- External economic, social, technological, and regulatory forces

- Market/customer opportunities

- Industry/competitive forces

- Organizational capabilities - strengths and weaknesses
- Business mission, vision, and values

- Business objectives, priorities, and action plans

- Financial management/budgeting

- Production and operations management

- Marketing and sales strategies and programs

  • Proficient Functional Knowledge in the following Human Resource areas:

- Staffing

- Performance management

- Development and learning

- Rewards and recognition

- Organizational design and change

- Employee relations

  • Preparing clear, concise, thorough, meaningful, and grammatically correct written reports, letters,

memoranda, policies, and other written documents. Problem solving ability; dealing with conflicts and problems constructively; communicating and presenting ideas clearly and concisely, orally and in writing, at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance. Establishing working relationships and interacting effectively with a wide range of people; working independently with limited direction; and maintaining effective work relations with those encountered in the course of employment.

  • Communicates tactfully and effectively, verbally and in writing, and maintains effective work relations with those encountered in the course of employment, familiar with modern office methods, practices, procedures and equipment, as well as filing systems and business letter writing and competent in correct English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation, and arithmetic.