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Compensation & Classification Management Analyst

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department: Human Resources Compensation and Classification

Pay:  $19.64 per hour  

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Remote work and flexible schedule options available.  


This position is the point of contact for all job description review, maintenance and archiving. Position works closely with departments to educate on correct formatting, language and minimum requirements to concisely convey position responsibilities, and ensuring we are not limiting the applicant pool with undue minimum requirements. Makes recommendations to Compensation Manager on FLSA status and grade placement.  Position is also responsible for completing salary survey requests, and initiating salary surveys on behalf of Sedgwick County.


Job Description Review and Education

  • Review new and updated job descriptions to ensure correct grade placement, FLSA status, appropriate minimum qualifications, and physical requirements.
  • Review, format, and update file for all job description changes submitted
  • Discuss changes with departments when necessary to gain a better understanding of the request
  • Archive inactive job descriptions
  • Educate departments on Adverse Impact and minimum requirements
  • Educate departments on writing job descriptions and organizing content
  • Create standard language for common responsibilities across the organization
  • Update job descriptions as needed due to Human Resource’s changes
  • Review all current job descriptions, work with departments to ensure they accurately reflect the duties of the position
  • Ensure we have a job description for each position


Salary Surveys

  • Respond to salary survey requests from vendors or outside organizations
  • Create salary survey requests on behalf of Sedgwick County
  • Summarize results of all salary survey’s and provide reports to the Compensation Manager
  • Provide backup to Compensation Analyst and Compensation Manager as needed
  • Assist with projects as needed
  • High level of communication with supervisor, coworkers and departments.
  • High level of confidentiality regarding all salary, job description and personnel matters.
  • Maintain positive relationships with departments and employees by being responsive to requests and encouraging questions and open communication.
  • Key member of Compensation team on large projects.
  • Key member of Compensation year end team assisting in various auditing and implementation processes.


Minimum Qualifications: Associate's degree from accredited college with extensive coursework in business administration. Related experience may be substituted for education. One year experience in Human Resources.


Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with emphasis in Human Resource Management or related field. One year experience directly working with job descriptions or compensation. Human Resources Certification such as SHRM-CP, PHR, or IPMA-CP.  


It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Human Resources by phone at (316) 660-7050, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777). Do not use this phone number for employment questions. This number is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita

Job Segment: Manager, Compensation, Management, Human Resources