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Senior Manager, Compensation - Canada Remote

Job req id:  5293

City - CAN, SK, CA, 000000

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.


Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 23,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.


We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.


Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.


This remote role can be located at anywhere in Canada and is an integral part of Nutrien’s Total Rewards Center of Excellence reporting to the Director Global Compensation.  The Sr. Manager, Compensation will manage Nutrien's broad-based compensation programs, policies, procedures, and systems, ensuring alignment with business goals and strategies. The role is responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of Nutrien’s broad-based compensation programs that are internally equitable, externally competitive, and legally compliant.


What you will do:


  • Responsible for promoting and advancing the direction of Nutrien's Broad Based Compensation strategy and framework within Nutrien by strongly partnering with HRBPs, business leaders, finance, and payroll.

  • Trusted advisor to HRBPs and business leaders through effective consultation on all areas of compensation that drive the mission’s strategy.

  • Lead a team of compensation professionals, providing mentoring, coaching, and development.

  • Manage the annual compensation process, including, merit budget, base pay and variable compensation.

  • Lead annual compensation survey participation, benchmarking process, and market data analysis.

  • Ensure market competitiveness through research, market pricing, and benchmarking for best practices.

  • Support Pay Equity efforts through reporting, analytics, communication and collaboration with HRBPs.   

  • Provide analytical support to evaluate plan effectiveness, metrics, and reporting.

  • Act as a change agent for the organization by leading efforts to transfer knowledge on compensation programs and processes across the business through transparent discussion, effective listening and developing positive relationships.

  • Accountable for compliance of the broad-based program and monitoring regulatory changes.

  • Participate in enterprise compensation initiatives as needed.

  • Participate in the preparation of materials for the Human Resources & Compensation Committee of the Board.

  • Model our core value of safety by leading and enabling a culture in which you and your team are actively contributing to a safe work environment.


What you will bring:


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work experience

  • 10+ years progressive compensation experience or related HR experience

  • 4+ years' experience with managing teams

  • Excellent understanding in all areas of compensation, including job architecture and short and long-term incentive plan design/administration

  • Experience with HRIS systems, benchmarking and compensation systems

  • Knowledge of relevant Federal, State/Provincial, Local laws/regulations

  • Excellent critical thinking and mathematics skills

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) preferred


Are you a good match? Apply today!

The estimated salary that Indeed, Glassdoor and LinkedIn suggested does not represent Nutrien's compensation structure.  

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

This job will remain posted until filled.  While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


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At Nutrien, we never stop growing, because our world never does. Our size can help us weather a storm, but with that ability comes a great responsibility—to our growers and customers, our employees and shareholders, our communities, and the planet. 

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