16806-Assoc Compensation Dir (R1090198) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 7/31/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.


This role is a client-facing position which serves as the compensation point of contact to HR Business Partners and line managers on a variety of compensation matters for a global Clinical Research business unit.  Provides consultative, analytical and project management support in delivering compensation programs across the business unit.  This is a “roll up your sleeves” individual contributor who can work in global and country-level environments.


  • Guide HR Business Partners and business leaders on compensation policies and practices to optimize how compensation supports the talent objectives of the business unit.
  • Participate in planning, project management and implementation of compensation initiatives within the business unit involving multiple stakeholders with significant strategic and financial impact.
  • Develop a deep understanding of the assigned business unit including the business strategies, talent objectives and competitive compensation practices.
  • Ensure appropriate alignment of rewards to both the business unit’s strategic objectives and the company’s overall objectives.
  • Participate in the planning and implementation of global compensation programs such as the annual bonus and merit processes, market analysis, promotions, etc.
  • Participate in the planning and implementation of new and revised compensation programs, policies, procedures, in order to be responsive to the company’s objectives and competitive practices.
  • Conduct market analysis and compensation studies in order to formulate recommendations on promotions, internal equity, market adjustments and external compensation offers, as required.
  • Create effective communications to educate HR, line managers and employees on compensation programs and practices through organized training as well as one-one counseling.
  • Monitor the effectiveness of existing compensation policies and practices recommending plan revision as well as new plans which are cost effective and consistent with compensation trends and company objectives.
  • Assure compensation programs are administered in compliance with company policies and comply with local governing laws and regulations.


  • Demonstrate the highest degree of discretion and confidentiality
  • Advanced Excel, PowerPoint and HRIS skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to communicate data-driven recommendations in highly complex situations
  • Strong consultative  and presentation skills


  • Bachelor's degree required with 7 or more years of experience as a compensation professional in a global environment; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Experience in CRO or pharmaceutical industry preferred

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IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1090198