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Analyst, Executive Compensation and Equity

MSA, The Safety Company
Cranberry, PA 16066
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MSA, The Safety Company

Analyst, Executive Compensation and Equity

US-PA-Cranberry Twp

Job ID: 2021-4622
Type: Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Human Resources
MSA, The Safety Company


For more than 100 years, our passionate mission of safety empowers us to protect lives.

MSA Safety is a global leader in the development of safety equipment and pioneering technology that helps protect people and facility infrastructures around the world. We are committed to providing the latest in innovative, best-in-class safety solutions that feature integrated systems capability and allow our customers to return safely to their families and friends. Every day our customers place their lives in our hands. In response, we provide them with protection they can trust. It is gratifying to lead the way as a source of inspiration. Would you like to join our team of more than 5,000 employees world-wide dedicated to this purpose? We hope so.

We are looking for an Analyst, Executive Compensation and Equity! The successful incumbent will lead the analysis of data and significantly contribute to the development of executive compensation programs and processes related to executive base pay, short and long-term incentives, proxy disclosure, Compensation Committee meetings, and overall program analysis. This individual will also have the opportunity to administer our global equity programs.



Provides day-to-day administration of all aspects of the MSAs equity (stock) plans, including award vesting, stock option exercises, granting of restricted stock awards, grant agreements, blackout periods, and vendor management.
Analyzes new and/or existing executive compensation programs to determine market competitiveness and alignment with business strategy.
Provides advanced analytical support to senior management, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors and its independent compensation consultant.
Develops proxy material.
Participates in the year-end bonus and merit process.
Conducts equity analysis, modeling and testing.
Works with third party broker, transfer agent, Payroll, Accounting and Legal to ensure accurate and timely tax withholding, reporting and transaction settlement.
Supports the development of employee education and equity program communication.
Performs reconciliation and provides reporting for key SOX controls.


Special skills, knowledge and abilities required:

Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality
Knowledge of SEC disclosure rules, corporate governance, executive compensation regulations and equity valuation rules
Demonstrated accuracy and attention to detail
Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Solid research, analytical and problem solving abilities

Highly organized with a proven ability to meet multiple deadlines
Self-starter and demonstrated ability to work independently
Travel requirements of less than 5%

Education/Experience Required:

Bachelors degree in Human Resources, Business, Finance, Math, or related discipline

This position is available at three different salary levels based upon education, experience, etc.:

Level 3 = Sr. Analyst; 7 years relevant analyst experience. 5 years administering executive compensation and equity programs
Level 2 = Analyst II; 5 years relevant analyst experience. 3 years administering executive compensation and equity programs
Level 1 = Analyst I; 3 years relevant analyst experience. 1 year administering executive compensation and equity programs


MBA or other advanced degree

Experience developing presentation material for senior management and Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors

MSA is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and to providing a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination.

As such, it is MSA's policy not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of the person's age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, race, religion,
gender, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, veteran's status, genetic information, political affiliation, disabling condition,
or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. MSA also makes reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities who are otherwise qualified to perform a job unless such accommodations would impose an undue hardship.

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation to assist you in navigating this career site, let us know.Contact Us MSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Posted: 2021-04-17 Expires: 2021-05-19

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