VP, Global Compensation

  • Full Time
  • Remote

Website Yahoo

Yahoo is a global media and tech company that connects people to their passions. We reach hundreds of millions of people around the world, bringing them closer to what they love—from finance and sports, to shopping, gaming and news—with the trusted products, content and tech that fuel their day. For partners, we provide a full-stack platform for businesses to amplify growth and drive more meaningful connections across advertising, search and media.

This role reports and partners with the SVP, Total Rewards with accountability for driving and influencing the design, development and execution of Yahoo’s global compensation programs, processes and initiatives inclusive of salary and annual incentive planning, compensation analysis and job architecture, sales compensation, executive compensation and long-term incentives.   The position requires a hands-on approach to ensure programs are well-designed and aligned with the business strategy and company culture and a track record of building the trusted cross-functional partnerships required to succeed in serving the business. They will contribute meaningfully to program and policy design for the full scope of Total Rewards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Designs and drives innovative and market-responsive compensation approaches that are both scalable and impactful.
  • Partners closely with senior business leaders and HR partners to understand business and talent strategies to effectively align rewards decisions and strategies.
  • Provides comprehensive and value-added consulting support and thought leadership in all areas of reward and recognition to meet the demands of a competitive marketplace while ensuring fair and equitable pay.
  • Leads global compensation benchmarking and related analytics to proactively evaluate the competitiveness of our compensation programs and make recommendations for adjustments as necessary
  • In partnership with HR colleagues, reimagine our job architecture to align with the company’s talent strategy
  • Leads the design and owns the execution of company-wide annual compensation processes
  • Develops employee compensation communications strategies and collaborates with internal teams for implementation.
  • Develops key cross-functional partnerships across the organization, including working with global finance on headcount planning, budgeting and forecasting; and with legal to ensure compliance of our programs.
  • Manages and deepens partnerships with key vendors and external partners that will enrich our thinking and programs with industry insights and ensure that our programs remain competitive.
  • Leads the compensation team, including SMEs in executive and sales compensation, ensuring ongoing development; provides constructive and timely performance feedback.

About you:

  • 12+years of progressive leadership in global compensation, preferably within the high tech/internet/media industry pre-IPO and post-IPO
  • Demonstrated ability to craft and implement forward-thinking compensation strategies to support business objectives and employee needs.
  • Ability to focus on critical objectives that add the most value and deliver results within a matrixed global organization (HR shared services)
  • Must be able to work and partner exceptionally well from a virtual perspective
  • Has a track record of building strong teams while being a player coach

Yahoo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Yahoo is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form (www.yahooinc.com/careers/contact-us.html) or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

At Yahoo, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion (www.yahooinc.com/diversity/) page to learn more.

The compensation for this position ranges from $218,750.00 – $406,250.00/yr and will vary depending on factors such as your location, skills and experience. The compensation package may also include incentive compensation opportunities in the form of discretionary annual bonus or commissions, in addition to equity incentives. Yahoo provides industry-leading benefits including healthcare, 401K savings plan, company holidays, vacation, sick time, parental leave and an employee assistance program. Eligibility requirements apply.

Yahoo has a high degree of flexibility around employee location and hybrid working. In fact, our flexible-hybrid approach to work is one of the things our employees rave about. Most roles don’t require specific regular patterns of in-person office attendance. If you join Yahoo, you may be asked to attend (or travel to attend) on-site work sessions, team-building, or other in-person events. When these occur, you’ll be given notice to make arrangements.

If you’re curious about how this factors into this role, please discuss with the recruiter.

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