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Danaher Corporation Global Business Partner, Compensation (Remote) in San Antonio, Texas

Our work at Hach ensures water quality for people around the world. Our customer partnerships, passionate experts, and reliable, easy-to-use solutions make water analysis better—faster, simpler, greener, and more informative. As a member of our team, you’ll get to make an immediate, measurable impact on a global scale, within industries from aviation to manufacturing to mining. You’ll also be part of an environment that fosters career growth and professional development, with kindness at its core. And you’ll be part of our mission, which drives us to develop water quality solutions that protect the health and safety of all living things.

Hach is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies (https://www.dhwaterquality.com/) . Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we’re working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment.

About the Global Business Partner, Compensation role:

In this role, you will lead Hach’s global Variable Compensation (VC) program for the Sales and Service organizations. You will manage, develop, implement, communicate, coordinates competitive Variable Compensation programs. This role requires strong knowledge and experience in compensation mechanisms in the US and Europe, a close collaboration with HR, Finance, and commercial leaders to deliver annual compensation plans and regular commissions payments, as well as help establish special incentives related to driving specific initiatives.

  • Manage Variable Compensation program for Sales and Service eligible associates for a global organization

  • Lead Compensation Analyst in the execution of Variable Compensation program

  • Collaborate with financial analysts, payroll, Commercial team leaders, and HR Business Partners to ensure the effectiveness of the VC program

  • Responsible for the establishment of the annual compensation plans for the sales, service, and other eligible associates to variable compensation, using a structured action plan, from the definition of key components working with senior management (Senior Directors, Vice President, and OpCo president), to the execution and communications (Managers, Sellers, etc.)

  • Oversee monthly payment process of VC to sellers within the organization

  • Lead an executive steering committee that include commercial operations, HR and Finance, to submit exceptions and gain appropriate approvals where needed, related to exceptions, changes, etc.

  • Collaborate with the Commercial Analytics teams, IT, and finance to drive data accuracy, systems optimization (BI, ERP, Compensation module, etc.), as well as admin tasks reduction and improvement, automating reports/ templates, establishing strong validation protocols, and reducing wastes

  • Drive technologies implementation, exploring the adoption of compensations tools and modules, in order to improve the admin work, user experience, and data quality, that will yield higher efficiency and time spent in strategic thinking/ business partnership.

  • Provide periodic updates and insights to senior management on compensation results and related performance, as well as a cross-functional action plan update

  • Use Continuous Improvement tools to drive process improvement, daily management, standard work, and growth initiatives

Are you qualified?

  • MBA or Masters in Economics, Finance, or HR required

  • A minimum of 5 years successful experience in a compensation role with at least 2 years direct experience managing Variable Compensation

  • Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) strongly desired

  • Strong presentation skills required (verbal and written), strong analytical – Financial Forecast vs Plan, emotional intelligence skills, develop solutions to complex problems, and strong creativity and relationship building (internal and external) skills required

  • Highly data literate and systems knowledgeable (Analytics modeling, Business intelligence e.g. PowerBI/ Qlik, ERP e.g. Oracle/ Infor, CRM e.g. SalesForce)

  • High sense of confidentiality, and due diligence. Able to own highly sensitive data and programs.

  • Proven leadership & drive, delivering on strong performance and people engagement

  • Team player, active listener, able to drive positive changes not holding status quo

  • Ability to develop a strong business acumen and understanding of our market, product & customer structures, in order to propose meaningful incentive programs

  • Able to understand detect and understand business and compliance problems as it touches to compensation programs, narrowing down to root cause and lead countermeasures focusing on critical few

  • Proven agility to work with effective daily management, guiding self and others, based on direction from management

The salary range for this role is $92,000 - $138,000. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Colorado. This range may be modified in the future. This job is also eligible for bonus pay.

We offer a comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance, and 401(k) to eligible employees.


When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies require all US and Puerto Rico employees to be vaccinated against COVID–19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.