Compensation & Benefits Specialist

  • Internet - eCommerce
  • Human Resources - Psychology
  • Administrative Assistance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Brasov
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 01.10.2022
    Short company description

    METRO Digital Romania is the tech product-led company of METRO, the leading international specialist for wholesale and food trade. With longstanding experience in global wholesale, develops customized IT services and products worldwide for all METRO countries. Located in Germany and Romania, the employees are working continuously on one goal: digitalizing the wholesale industry.


    Required key competencies and qualifications:

    • Good knowledge of Romanian labor rules and regulations;
    • Proven working experience in all above-mentioned activities;
    • Prior experience in HR practices and compensation cycle management;
    • Working knowledge of job evaluation and job analysis systems;
    • Previous experience with Romanian market surveys;
    • Good knowledge of Romanian labor rules and regulations;
    • Familiarity with various types of incentives and benefits (Romanian market);
    • Extensive knowledge of MS Office;
    • Strong quantitative and analytical skills;
    • English / Romanian language is a must.


    Your new challenges:

    • Market surveys/employee surveys;
    • Search for local benefits/events provider;
    • Administration of benefits records; recording changes;
    • Preparing and communicating information to employees about local benefit programs, procedures, changes;
    • Involvement in planning events;
    • Solving situations related to local benefits and pay, finding solutions to employees' questions and problems;
    • Prepare participation in salary and labor market surveys to determine prevailing pay rates and benefits;
    • Closely cooperates and manages the relationship with the HR Administration colleagues in searching and applying the most appropriate procedures regarding comp&ben.


    • Administering the specific organization’s benefits programs (e.g., leave policies, wellness programs, insurance policies, etc.);
    • Researching and analyzing benefits plans, programs, and policies;
    • Making recommendations based on data analyses;
    • Monitoring Romanian government regulations, legislation, and benefits trends;
    • Working with Romanian insurance brokers and benefits careers;
    • Managing the enrollment, renewal, and distribution processes;
    • Monitoring and researching compensation and benefits trends;
    • Collaborating with outside vendors in the Romanian market, such as investment brokers and benefits vendors.

    Job Analysis:

    • Writing and revising job descriptions;
    • Determining position classifications;
    • Preparing and updating salary scales;
    • Making recommendations to managers regarding job descriptions, salaries, and classifications.


    • Support in assessing the organization’s pay structure;
    • Researching compensation trends and reviewing compensation surveys;
    • Evaluating compensation policies;
    • Ensuring that the pay practices comply with the strategy.

    Other info

    Our general Benefits:

    • Work life-balance: flexible working time, work from home forever, celebrate your birthday with a free day;
    • Personal growth: trainings in the area of soft, technical and business skills, free Bookster account, opportunity to learn and work with a variety of technologies;
    • Well-being: online sport activities, fitness centers discounts, health and life insurance, private pension, lunch tickets;
    • Working mode: multicultural, self-organizing teams, agile environment.