Consulting Manager, Hospital Compensation Program Design and Implementation

Job ID: 2462

Opportunity Type: Experienced

Country: United States

State: IL

City: Chicago

Job Type: Full-time Salary

LI: Yes

Huron Consulting Group stands out as one of the fastest growing financial and operational consulting firms in the industry serving clients in the healthcare, education, life sciences, and business sectors. Huron helps clients improve performance, transform the enterprise, reduce costs, leverage technology, process and review large amounts of complex data, address regulatory issues, recover from distress and stimulate growth. Our professionals employ their expertise in finance, operations, strategy and technology to provide our clients with specialized analyses and customized solutions that are tailored to address each client’s particular challenges and opportunities to deliver sustainable and measurable results.

At Huron, we know our legacy is dependent on our greatest asset, our people. We understand that when you are considering your next career opportunity, you are assessing how you can make the biggest impact and be challenged with the most rewarding work. Huron’s entrepreneurial spirit is captured in our values based culture. Simply, it’s an unwavering commitment to always do the right thing by its clients, people, shareholders and communities. Huron’s core values – integrity, pursuit of excellence, accountability, collaboration, passion - capture the essence of who we are, how employees interact with others, and how business is conducted. In doing so, our shared values promise alignment of actions, incentives and true results. It’s the Huron way.

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Position Summary:

A Manager in the Human Resource practice will have significant responsibility for project management, client management, solution design and implementation, and generation of project results. They are responsible for working with client executives to maintain the appropriate client support and momentum. As a manager one is also responsible for mentoring the analysts and associates on the project team and helping them develop by providing necessary direction.   Job Details: Managers in the HR consulting practice have the following responsibilities: • Provide leadership to both consulting and client personnel to identify, quantify, implement   and measure specific improvement initiatives • Lead and focus team efforts in data gathering and analysis, data interpretation, process   design and formulating conclusions and recommendations. •Lead team efforts in developing solutions to difficult or complex client situations to ensure   goals and objectives are met. • Assist in developing work plans and coordinating daily fieldwork and project team activities. • Participate in practice management which includes tools, methodologies, recruiting, people   development and proposals as appropriate. • Conduct client interviews related to data analysis, data interpretation, and process design. • Communicate effectively with all levels of client management, including C-suite client leadership. • Monitor scope of client expectations surrounding delivery of generated results. • Assist in preparation of final drafts of major reports. • Utilize proprietary tracking tools to measure project progress, benefits provided to clients,   and achievement of budget expectations. • Effectively direct, coach, motivate and evaluate analysts and associates.

Job Requirements:

• BS/BA degree in business or related field or higher degree in Human Resource   Management preferred. • 7+ years experience in compensation with a hospital, healthcare system, and/or academic   medical center is required.  Consulting firm experience with same   healthcare entities as clients highly preferred. Non healthcare related    experience, i.e. manufacturing, financial services, retail, distribution, etc is not applicable and    does not meet the experience requirement. • Broad based compensation experience including: designing ST and LT incentive programs   that reinforce clients' strategic objectives; premium pay structure, utilization analysis and costing   of potential changes; development of compensation strategies, philosophies and programs that   address client's attraction and retention needs and align pay with performance; and executive   compensation. Union labor management costing and union labor negotiations experience is a plus. • SPHR or CEBS preferred. • Project Management experience including creating work plans, budgets, managing budget to actual,   and goal setting/benchmarks. • Experience supervising project teams and co-workers and ability to coach and mentor staff • Ability to actively manage and deliver on client expectations around project activities, timelines,   deliverables, outcomes, etc. • Ability to provide targeted communication, both verbal and written, to internal and external   constituents. • Proven analytical and process redesign skills, including problem solving, quantitative reasoning,    workflow process, etc. • Ability to work with a diverse group of professionals and personalities in a team environment. • Possess the following skill sets:      o detailed oriented     o solid written and documentation skills     o excellent interpersonal, verbal communication and presentation skills     o ability to work independently as well as in a team environment     o desire to do meaningful work and make a difference •Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access and Outlook. Ability to make the following minimum travel commitment: Monday - Thursday on-site at client location/Friday home office - each/every week. As such, our consultants can live anywhere in the lower 48 states as long as they are near a major airport.     Huron Consulting Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage to employees and dependents; a 401(k) plan with a generous employer match; an employee stock purchase plan; a generous Paid Time Off policy; and paid parental leave and adoption assistance.  Our Wellness Program supports employee total well-being by providing free annual health screenings and coaching, bank at work, and on-site workshops, as well as ongoing programs recognizing major events in the lives of our employees throughout the year.  All benefits and programs are subject to applicable eligibility requirements.   The Company is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity in recruitment, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, education and all other terms of employment. Huron will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, Vietnam era of veteran status, physical or mental disability, creed, citizen status or any other status protected by federal, state of local law. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.

Huron Consulting Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverage to employees and dependents; a 401(k) plan with a generous employer match; an employee stock purchase plan; a generous Paid Time Off policy; and paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Our Wellness Program supports employee total well-being by providing free annual health screenings and coaching, bank at work, and on-site workshops, as well as ongoing programs recognizing major events in the lives of our employees throughout the year. All benefits and programs are subject to applicable eligibility requirements.

The Company is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity in recruitment, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, education and all other terms of employment. Huron will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, Vietnam era of veteran status, physical or mental disability, creed, citizen status or any other status protected by federal, state of local law. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.