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Senior Benefits Analyst, M&A

Company: Chiltern
Location: Maidenhead
Reference: NCSBA
Closing Date: 03 Jun 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Competitive salary and benefits

Job Summary:

Senior Benefits Analyst with M&A experience is required to support the department, offered as a 12 month contract, this role leads the project work on M&A for the international benefits function.


Job Overview

The International benefits team is responsible for all employee benefits outside of the US.  Due to a high level of additional M&A work a role is required to support the function through a significant increase in workload.  This is an opportunity to develop M&A experience, multi geography benefits knowledge and have wide ranging exposure across HR and the wider business in Covance.  

Offered as a 12 month contract, This role leads the project work on M&A for the international benefits function. Reporting to the Associate Director for International Benefits the role holder will be responsible for all M&A tasks relating to at least three known projects today.  The role holder will provide analysis and reporting, represent the function, and work closely with the wider HR group, Payroll and Finance. 

Complete all analysis on a given M&A project, seeking support from the wider HR community and payroll function where necessary.

Represent the Benefits function on all M&A meetings with support from the respective Benefits Manager.

Identify all cost implications and report accordingly.

Make recommendations in respect of M&A projects at the employee, country and business level.

Support the harmonisation process for acquired employees by working with HR to ensure contracts are correct and employee communication is appropriate.

Input to the vendor relationships with brokers and advisors so that acquired employees are included in vendor negotiations.

Partner with Global Compensation team where necessary.


Education / Qualifications

Educated to Degree level



Significant HR experience with a proven M&A experience, preferably within a complex commercial organization.

Highly numerate with the ability to analyse data, draw conclusions, recognise implications and generate solutions.

Track record of accomplishment in benefit administration, communications, vendor management and cost management.

Strong MS Office skills, particularly Excel


Company information

A career at Covance provides our employees the unique chance to create an immediate impact and difference in our patient’s lives. Joining Covance will offer a rewarding career, a chance to work in a high-energy & team oriented work place, and access to competitive benefits. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and a vast array of career options, you’ll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning. As a Covance employee, your work will be meaningful, the patient outcomes are real, and the results are lasting.

Our mission is to help our clients bring the miracles of medicine to market sooner -- join us for your next career move.

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

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