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Alliant Energy Executive Compensation Consultant in Madison, Wisconsin

5488BRJob Responsibilities:

  • Serve as subject matter expert on executive compensation and incentive programs. Makes recommendations and models impacts of potential program changes.

  • Works closely with the Director to provides analytical and consultative guidance on the design of compensation programs with an emphasis on long term pay.

  • Makes recommendations for improving delivery of executive pay programs.

  • Administers compensation programs company executives and directors. Programs may include base pay evaluation, short and long-term incentive plans.

  • Partners with internal Legal department and other internal resources to prepare documents for the proxy disclosure.

  • Drafts and prepares materials for the Compensation and Personnel Committee of the Board of Directors for the company.

  • Acts in a lead compensation role in development of the Compensation Discussion and Analysis portion of the Annual Proxy Statement

  • Supports internal and external regulatory and reporting requirements.

  • Conducts competitive benchmarking of executive rewards to ensure competitiveness and compliance.

  • Responsible for all activities related to the Board of Director’s independent director compensation.

  • Engage with external consultants and organizations to acquire and leverage insights and best-in-class practices associated with external surveys.

  • Improves executive’s and director’s understanding of incentive compensation programs by developing and creating educational materials.

  • Makes recommendations regarding combination of jobs, job families, development of jobs, structure of job descriptions and specifications for jobs.

  • Assists business partners and management on determining how jobs fit in the company and the presentation of new jobs, grades, and structures.

  • Develops discussion materials when applicable and may attend business unit and/or department meetings.

Requisition ID:5488BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Madison, WI Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details: Alliant Energy has an outstanding opportunity for a full time Sr. Executive Compensation Consultant to join our team. This position will report to the Director Total Rewards and will be located out of our Madison, WI or Cedar Rapids, IA office. In this position, you are responsible for the development, implementation and administration of executive compensation programs. Conducts competitive benchmarking of executive rewards to ensure competitiveness and compliance. You are also responsible for day-to-day administration of equity programs including equity award granting, equity award vesting and compliance with all equity award plan rules. The position will lead the compensation function though the annual Proxy Statement process.

What sets us apart?

  • Competitive pay and an excellent benefits package

  • A dedication to career growth and development

  • A culture that elevates our core values of live safety, do the right thing, care for others, make things better, act for tomorrow, and think beyond – be bold.

  • The chance to create a positive impact on our local communities

    . Job Category:Human Resources Job Qualifications:

    Required Experience:

  • 7 plus years' experience to include;

  • Experience in executive compensation programs, preferably with a public company.

  • Demonstrated experience with successful total reward programs strategies and practices.

  • Extensive experience providing compensation consultation and guidance to senior leadership, clients, or business groups.

  • Experience preparing the CD&A of Annual Proxy Statement.

  • Experience working with a Board of Directors, meeting preparation and material development.

  • Knowledgeable of the executive compensation regulatory and legal environments

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, statistics, mathematics, human resources, or related area.

  • Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) and / Or Certified Executive Compensation Professional (CECP) designation.

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent working knowledge of human resources regulations and procedures.

  • Demonstrated highly developed interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills, with a proven track record with collaborating and building business partnerships.

  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate meetings, develop effective presentations and deliver presentations to groups of employees at all levels of the organization.

  • Proven ability to use computer software programs (e.g., e-mail, word processing, spreadsheet, and project management). Advanced skills in spreadsheet and database applications preferred.

  • Demonstrated solid analytical skills, good accounting skills, and the ability to successfully perform in-depth analysis and interpret data.

  • Ability to work in a diverse work environment.

    Our Values: How We Work

Live Safety. Everyone. Always | Make Things Better | Care For Others | Do The Right Thing | Act For Tomorrow | Think Beyond. Be Bold

*Alliant Energy will not provide sponsorship for an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa) now or in the future for this position.

*Applications will be accepted until a qualified pool of candidates is received.

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Alliant Energy is committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this dedication, Alliant Energy works to ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to preform key job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact [include name and/or department, telephone, and e-mail address].

All candidates selected for employment with Alliant Energy will be required to successfully complete a drug screen and background check.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been crafted to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not crafted to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.Posting Title:Sr. Executive Compensation Consultant