Sidley Austin LLP

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HR Analyst

HR Analyst

Recruiting Location 
Human Resources

More information about this job


This position reports to the Manager of Compensation and Analytics and is responsible for working closely with Compensation Analysts to analyze and monitor employee compensation as well as various other data including, but not limited to diversity, attrition, and benefits.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create ad hoc analytic reports from Sidley’s Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS)
  • Gather and complete data for analyses for special projects
  • Compilation and input of compensation related survey data
  • Create compensation budget information on an as needed basis
  • Assist in annual Firm salary review processes and Firm bonus calculations
  • Administration of performance appraisal and salary administration programs
  • Compilation and creation of ongoing diversity analyses
  • Run various monthly reports and create office breakouts
  • Test various compensation, performance management, and analytics related systems
  • Completion of various project work as necessary


Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the Duties and Responsibilities (Duties) above satisfactorily and meet the requirements below. The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. If you need such an accommodation, please email (current employees should contact Human Resources).


Education and/or Experience:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Organizational Behavior, Human Resources, Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word
  • Advanced proficiency of Microsoft Excel



  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in compensation related field


Other Skills and Abilities

The following will also be required of the successful candidate:

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good judgment
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to work harmoniously and effectively with others
  • Able to preserve confidentiality and exercise discretion
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Able to manage multiple projects with competing deadlines and priorities


Sidley Austin LLP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.