Senior Associate - Executive Compensation


Date: Oct 8, 2021

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co


When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values development, career growth, collaboration, innovation, and diversity & inclusion. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. Through various resources and programs, you can grow your career while developing personally and professionally.




The NYL Compensation Team is seeking a Senior Associate to support Executive Compensation. 


Key Responsibilities

  • Act as a key contributor in the preparation of reports, analyses and exhibits for the Talent, Diversity and Compensation Committee and Board meetings.
  • Contribute to market analyses, job evaluations and the development of executive compensation offers and adjustments.
  • Play a lead role in the year-end compensation planning process, including reporting, systems testing and management of executive compensation data.
  • Assist in compensation design, communication and implementation.
  • Support the administration of executive compensation programs, including executive data management in the Company’s HRIS.
  • Participate in ad hoc projects including research, reporting, analysis and the development of recommendations.


Ideal Experience and Qualifications

 The ideal candidate for this position will have:

  • Minimum 3-5 years professional related work experience.
  • Highest level of integrity, ethical standards and ability to maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Must be a self-starter, detail-focused, results-oriented team player with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Excel and Powerpoint and experience using Success Factors (or any other leading HRMS systems) required.
  • Capable of working under tight deadlines in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Ability to research and analyze data, find relationships, and clearly present findings to others.  100% attention to detail required.
  • Strong analytical, quantitative, and mathematical skills.
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills to quickly dissect complex issues.
  • Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree preferred.


Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by our Foundation. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 84243




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