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Project Employee, Compensation Analyst

REQ ID:  6001

New York, New York, US, 10022

At the NBA, we’re passionate about growing and celebrating the game of basketball. Through the intensity of the game and the amazing athletic skill of our players, we deliver excitement to hundreds of millions of fans around the world. As a global sports and media business, the NBA is so much more. While Basketball Operations runs the league’s on-court activities, other departments manage relationships with television and digital media partners, develop marketing partnerships with some of the world’s most recognizable companies, oversee the licensing of NBA merchandise, and handle a wide range of responsibilities that drive the NBA’s success.


Position Summary:

Provide analytical support on ad-hoc compensation consulting projects and reporting.


Major Responsibility:

  • Provide analytical support on ad-hoc compensation consulting projects and reporting.
  • Serve as a day-to-day point of contact with our compensation survey vendors.
  • Participate in annual salary surveys and pulse reports.
  • Identify market trends and gaps between NBA employees and market.
  • Own the market matching process for the full suite of the NBA's jobs.
  • Coordinate with HRIS on processing compensation actions.
  • Conduct periodic audits to ensure maximum accuracy and integrity of compensation data.
  • Act as first point of contact on general compensation requests from HR COEs.
  • Collaborate with compensation leads to make process improvements and policy changes.
  • Suggest changes and additions to the NBA's job architecture.
  • Manage the development and maintenance of salary ranges, job grades, and job families.
  • Administer executive contracts and assist with the relevant executive reporting.


Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • Up to two years' relevant work/office experience - preferably in Human Resources.
  • Experience in Excel, including building analyses and models.
  • Proficiency in Power Point and MS Word applications.
  • Ability to prioritize effectively, while meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to multi-task with an exceptional attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.



Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Finance or related discipline preferred



The NBA is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace.  To safeguard our employees and their families, our visitors and the broader community from COVID-19, and in consideration of recommendations from health authorities and the NBA’s own advisors, any individual working onsite in our New York and New Jersey offices must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  The NBA will discuss accommodations for individuals who cannot be vaccinated due to a medical reason or sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.


We Consider Applicants For All Positions On The Basis Of Merit, Qualifications And Business Needs, And Without Regard To Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Alienage Or Citizenship Status, Ancestry, Marital Status, Creed, Genetic Predisposition Or Carrier Status, Sexual Orientation, Veteran Status, Familial Status, Status As A Victim Of Domestic Violence Or Any Other Status Or Characteristic Protected By Applicable Federal, State, Or Local Law.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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