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Pegasystems, Inc. Director, Sales Compensation in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Director, Sales Compensation

Job Category: Sales Strategy & Operations

Location: US - Massachusetts - Cambridge


Meet Our Team:

The Sales Compensation Team is a cohesive team with subject matter expertise as well as cross functional knowledge to ensure strong teaming and timely and accurate pay. The team supports the Design of Sales Compensation and Award Programs across various commission based roles for 1300+ individuals. We pride ourselves on a high level of customer support to all those we pay and act as trusted advisors on Sales Compensation related topics to our Sales and Cross Functional Leadership teams.

Picture Yourself at Pega:

You will have high-impact and high-visibility from day one in this role that is central to the design and implementation of our Sales Compensation and Awards Programs. You will work across all levels in the organization and will apply your passion, expertise and innovation to ensure timely and accurate pay, a high level of customer service and will provide innovative design recommendations that align with the overall Pega strategy and desired sales outcomes.

What You'll Do at Pega:

As the Director of Sales Compensation, you will be responsible for management of the Sales Compensation Analyst team and monthly pay process in support of 1300+ individuals, management of quota deployment process, management of the annual sales comp readiness including system setup and integration across all functions impacted by Sales Compensation. You will also participate in various Sales Comp Design and Analytics in support of the Leadership team.

Who You Are:

We are looking for an intelligent, data-driven, collaborative operations leader with strong interpersonal skills. This leader needs to have a strong attention to detail and possess an outstanding ability to manage and influence in a matrixed environment through negotiation and collaboration. A successful candidate will bring exceptional communication and problem-solving skills, with experience in Sales Compensation practices and team management.

What You've Accomplished:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business or similar discipline, Masters preferred

  • 12+ years of related experience in operational analytics, project management and sales operations

  • 8+ years of management experience leading focused, high performance teams

  • 5+ years’ experience working in a SaaS sales model – understands sales roles, success metrics, and sales process in this model

  • Strong presentation skills and experience

  • Discretion with sensitive information – treating all as potentially confidential and/or proprietary

  • Proficient in Business Objects, MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio etc.

  • Expertise with Tableau is not required, but highly recommended

Pega Offers You:

  • Gartner Analyst acclaimed technology leadership across our categories of products

  • Continuous learning and development opportunities

  • An innovative, inclusive, agile, flexible, and fun work environment

  • Competitive global benefits program inclusive of pay + bonus incentive, employee equity in the company

Job ID: 12542

As anand Affirmative Action employer, Pegasystems will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran or disability status, or any other category protected by law.

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