Director Jobs in London – England at American Express

Title: Director

Company: American Express

Location: London – England

Type: Full Time

Category: Management, Finance

Position:  Director – Compensation & Benefits
This role will report to the VP – Compensation and Benefits and is responsible for the compensation and benefits agenda for the UK and a portfolio of EMEA countries. The role will work closely with our local Colleague Market Partner teams as well as with external consultants, vendors and internal stakeholders to ensure that C&B investments, program design and governance meets business goals and delivers value. As well as supporting the UK / EMEA remit, the role will work alongside the other EMEA C&B Director and 3 further regional C&B Directors internationally to contribute to the global C&B agenda and to deliver global initiatives. The role requires a focus on people development and heads up a team of C&B professionals. It and will also provide project direction to C&B team members across Europe and globally.

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.



Minimum Qualifications:

Qualifications – External

Solid technical skills in both compensation and benefits delivery

Understanding of the key drivers of compensation and benefit plan program changes in current market environment

Experience in a people leader role in C&B or a related field

International experience beneficial

Ability to build relationships with third party advisers and vendors

Highly credible C&B professional with well-developed relationship building skills

Robust problem solving and highly developed critical thinking skills

Demonstrated ability to impact and influence others at all levels in the organization and maintain effective relationships with external partners

High attention to detail and excellence in execution

Substantial network outside organization in the compensation and benefits community

Proven people leadership skills, managing diverse teams and developing talent


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