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Director - Compensation


King Of Prussia, PA, US

Company:  UGI Corporation

Director - Compensation

Power up your career in the dynamic energy industry! UGI Corporation is an international energy distribution and services company that provides superior service in delivering a range of energy products. By operating as a best-in-class service provider, offering a great place to work, serving our communities and delivering value to investors, we aim to positively impact the lives of our shareholders, employees, customers and communities.


UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) is a holding company that distributes and markets energy products and services through our subsidiaries and the company’s common stock is a balanced growth and income investment. UGI Corporation has paid common dividends for more than 135 consecutive years.


In addition to a challenging career and competitive compensation, our employees enjoy:

Generous and Family-friendly Health & Welfare Benefits Including:

•    Medical, Vision, and Dental Plans 
•    Optional Health Savings Account
•    Optional Dependent Care Savings Account
•    Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
•    Prescription Coverage
•    Life Insurance
•    Disability Insurance 
•    Work from home policy
•    Employee Assistance Program


Additional Benefits Include:

•    401K with a generous company match
•    Tuition Reimbursement
•    Assistance with Professional Credentialing
•    Adoption Assistance
•    Pet Insurance 
•    Referral Bonuses
•    Employee Discount Programs


The Director-Compensation is accountable for the design, communication, implementation, administration and audit of all UGI broad-based, executive, and Board of Directors compensation plans, programs and policies, ensuring a consistent strategy and approach across the UGI Family of Companies.  Partners with external compensation consultants, finance, and accounting functions. Responsible for benchmarking/market analyses, short- and long-term incentive compensation plans, non-qualified deferred compensation plans, change in control agreements, executive benefits, financial/accounting/tax treatment of executive compensation and benefits, proxy/10-K analysis, reporting, and disclosure (including portions of CD&A). Works with leadership team to bring correct mix of variable and base pay programs to ensure competitive positioning within the marketplace. Keeps appropriate legal compliance with all federal and state regulations.   



Job Responsibilities:


  • Partner with the VP - Total Rewards & HR Services and CHRO to define the future compensation strategy and develop related initiatives, to support both the UGI Enterprise People Strategy and Total Rewards philosophy while ensuring both enterprise wide and business unit specific needs
  • Manage and ensure the accurate and timely (monthly, quarterly, annually, ad hoc) completion of all executive and Board of Director compensation actions; including benchmarking, share counts, equity valuations, and equity plan compliance; calculate bonus and SERP accruals, review and approve SERP contributions; and independently draft clear and concise communications on bonuses, LTI awards and payouts to all stakeholders. Together with legal counsel, prepare/update equity grant letters.
  • Manage and ensure the accurate and timely preparation of all executive compensation materials for respective compensation committee and governance committee for Director pay; provide support and analysis relative to the materials. Act as the relationship contact for external Committee executive compensation consultant, valuation consultation, expatriate taxation consultant, and 3rd party service providers; and ensure integrity of information for accounting expense and disclosure calculations.
  • Oversees and leads the design and implementation of compensation plans across the UGI Family of Companies, including base pay administration and associated processes, annual guidelines for compensation administration (merit budgets and increase grids), incentive bonus plans and sales commission plans
  • Mentors, coaches, and develops Compensation team. Builds collaborative relationships at multiple organizational levels, with Executives, Managers, HR partners and Employees



Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, Finance, Accounting or other related field
  • 10+ years of progressive HR or finance experience with at least 5+ years of direct Executive Compensation experience
  • CCP or CECP preferred
  • Broad and deep knowledge of executive and Board of Director compensation programs with a thorough understanding of short and long-term incentive plan design
  • Demonstrated ability to attract, manage, and develop a high performing team; ability to influence behavior both with and without direct authority
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and present thoughtful financial models and analysis with the ability to recommend solutions to unique business problems
  • Knowledge of all federal, state, and local regulations and compliance requirements related to US compensation standards and principals
  • The ability to develop strong relationships with key stakeholders in a fast-paced business environment


All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, subject to applicable laws and regulations.


UGI Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The company maintains and observes employment policies that do not discriminate against any person because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability, age, ancestry and any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. This applies to recruiting, hiring, training, compensation, overtime, job classifications, work assignments, promotions, demotions, layoffs, terminations, transfers, and all other conditions of employment.

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