• Compensation & Benefits Analyst

    Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company
    Job Description


    The Arrow Financial Corporation Family of Companies is expanding our HR team! We seek an authentic person who brings distinctive expertise with rich and varied experiences to our role of

    Compensation & Benefits Analyst

    This may be the opportunity for you if you are energized by a career in HR and would enjoy contributing to our team through:

    - Administering Benefits and Processing Payroll

    - Analyzing Compensation Packages

    - Educating Employees and Supervisors

    - Managing Projects and Processes

    - Collaborating with Colleagues and Vendors


    As a member of our HR team, you will analyze, process and recommend employee compensation and benefits programs for our Company. This position supports payroll for the Arrow Family of Companies serving 540 employees. You will collaborate with the HR team, employees, managers and outside service providers to ensure HR and Company goals are achieved.

    Responsibilities Include:

    ? Process team payroll to ensure timely and accurate delivery of employee pay as well as to ensure employees benefits deductions are processed.

    ? Perform analysis of compensation/benefits to ensure positions remain competitive regarding salaries and benefits while supporting Company long-term strategies and objectives.

    ? Administer employee and retiree data throughout HRIS including data maintenance, processing elections and updates while also developing system efficiencies.

    ? Administer Company retirement plans, including working with actuaries, auditors and other professionals to provide verified and compiled data for administration of benefits.

    ? Educate/guide employees and supervisors on HRIS procedures, timekeeping, attendance and benefits to ensure clear understanding of their responsibilities as well as HR policies and procedures.

    ? Coordinate with service providers to ensure accurate data sharing, payment, enrollment and coverage.

    ? Manage and lead Open Enrollment and other benefit events; assist with development and execution of projects and activities as assigned.

    ? Collaborate with HRIS vendor and HR team to expand utilization of software including creation of reports and workflows to streamline processing and increase efficiencies.


    ? Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required

    ? 6+ years of experience in payroll, benefits, HRIS or accounting required;

    experience with ADP software a plus

    ? Payroll, compensation or benefits certification/advanced degree preferred

    Skills/Knowledge Requirements:

    ? Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint; skilled in creating and manipulating spreadsheets for reporting and processing activities

    ? Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; comfortable communicating with employees, co-workers, management and vendors

    ? Demonstrated organizational and time management skills; ability to prioritize multiple tasks/projects while meeting strict deadlines a must

    ? Proven attention to detail and ability to maintain confidential information


    We offer a pleasant work environment, career development opportunities, competitive compensation and an exceptional benefits package. Our Team welcomes candidates who will bring diverse intellectual, gender and ethnic perspectives. This position works out of our headquarters in Glens Falls, New York.

    Arrow Financial Corporation is a multi-bank holding company based in Glens Falls, New York, with more than $3 billion in assets. Through its subsidiaries, Arrow provides a broad range of banking and insurance services across northeastern New York. Our subsidiaries include, Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company, Saratoga National Bank and Trust Company and Upstate Agency, LLC. Arrow is committed to delivering value for its shareholders, its customers and its communities. Its conservative business model and strategy of steady growth have resulted in many recognitions from the nation’s leading publications and bank-rating firms.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our employment decisions are made without regard for race, color, religion, national origin or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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