International Compensation and Benefits Specialist



Accounting & Finance
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Flexport is reinventing global trade.

About Flexport:

We believe trade can move the human race forward. That’s why it’s our mission to make global trade easy for everyone. Flexport is building the platform for global logistics, empowering buyers, sellers and their logistics partners with the technology and services to grow and innovate. Today, companies of all sizes—from emerging brands to Fortune 500s—use Flexport technology to move more than $10B of merchandise across 112 countries every year. With offices on three continents, our team is as global as our client base. Wherever you are, whichever role you play, you’re guaranteed to share your day with passionate and resourceful team members who are in it together.

The opportunity:

As part of our recent growth, we are building out our Total Rewards/Benefits team. This is a great opportunity to take on a new role as an International Compensation & Benefits Specialist, an integral part of our Total Rewards Operations, Data Intelligence and Experience team. You will support Flexport’s employees around the world, ensuring simple, compelling benefits experiences, backed by data and standardized processes, and working closely with our broader People team and business leaders to deliver competitive compensation programs.

You will:

  • Support international compensation management through preparation of annual competitive analysis, market pricing, and identification and tracking of trends, leveraging your knowledge of top/relevant international surveys and tools
  • Complete in-depth analyses of benefits programs by conducting research, modeling and analyzing data, and preparing recommendations
  • Support new initiatives and/or enhancements to existing plans, including job pricing and benefits renewals

You should have:

  • Fluency in English
  • 5+ years of benefits experience in Europe and Asia markets

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Previous experience reviewing and applying Towers Watson and Mercer survey and benchmarking methodologies

  • Clear and effective communication skills, both verbally and in writing, including ability to develop and deliver compelling presentations

Worried about not having any freight forwarding experience?

Don’t be! Our mission is to make global trade easy for everyone. That’s why we bring in people from diverse backgrounds and experiences together with industry veterans to help move the logistics industry forward.

We know this industry is complex. That’s why we invest in education starting day one with Flexport Academy, a one week intensive onboarding program designed specifically to set every new Flexport employee up for success.

At Flexport, our ability to fulfill our mission of making global trade easy for everyone relies on having a diverse, dedicated and engaged workforce. That is why Flexport is committed to creating and nurturing an environment where anyone can be their authentic self. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, health status, marital and family status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.