COMPENSATION DATA ANALYST - Rewards and Recognition (Durham, NC, US, 27710)

Duke University
 Durham, NC


Works directly with the Compensation team for Duke University and Duke University Health System in providing data views and analysis related to reoccurring and special human resources projects. Reporting to the Sr Project Manager, Rewards and Recognition, this position will support the day to day data needs of the Compensation team and assist in creating needed reports and data implementations.

Collects and compiles HR metrics and data from a variety of sources including the human resource information system (HRIS) and payroll outputs, employment records, government labor statistics, and other sources.

Analyzes data and statistics for trends and patterns with attention to recruitment, hiring practices, turnover, and compliance with employment laws and regulations.

Works collaboratively with data, HR, payroll, and SAP partners across the enterprise to develop working relationships and, in turn, partnerships to carry project implementations from thought to implementation.

Follows timeline and project plan for data implementations.

Prepares salary survey data for submission.

Prepares reports of data results, presenting and explaining findings.

Ensures data integrity to maintain consistency and accuracy of data collected from or passed to various sources.

Maintain process documentation.

Provides analytical/ad‐hoc and project management support for various organizational and service line initiatives. Designs, develops, documents and administers information/reporting applications and solutions.

Builds consensus on shared data elements and reporting needs across entities/departments.

Ensures that required interfaces with other systems and internal and external organizations are developed and maintained.

Seek tools and strategies for improving data and administrative processes and supporting strategic initiatives and programs.

May conduct or assist with conducting classification audits to ensure that jobs are properly classified as exempt or nonexempt.

Ensures compliance with data privacy regulations and best practices.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Work requires a Bachelor's degree.

Experience: 3 years combined business/work analyst, software QA, or user support/training experience. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE.


  • Proficient with Tableau dashboards.
  • Proficient in MS Access database maintenance.
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel. Pivot tables and Vlookup proficiency highly preferred.

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.