Compensation and benefits specialist

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Storytel is one of the world’s leading audiobook and ebook streaming services. We offer unlimited listening to consumers in 20+ markets, with several new markets launching in the coming year. Our vision is to make the world a more empathetic place with great stories to be shared and enjoyed by anyone, anywhere, anytime. As we continue to grow, we are looking to strengthen our Global HR & Operations team in Stockholm with an experienced Compensation and benefits specialist.

About the role

As Storytels compensation and benefits specialist you will take full responsibility for designing, developing and implementing Storytels global compensation & benefits strategy based on Storytels long term business goals.

Storytel is an international company with colleagues in more than 20 countries and your role will be extremely important in making sure that we work proactively and develop reward programs that improve performance, engagement and satisfaction for everyone who works at Storytel. We are a company in high growth and we are constantly aiming to attract, develop and retain the most talented people. This role will be instrumental in making that happen.

As our Compensation & benefits specialist you will work closely with colleagues in Talent acquisition, HR and Operations as well as internal stakeholders across the world. You will report to the Head of HR & Operations. 

This role will be a mix of strategy and hands on work. You will be fully responsible for developing our incentive programs, bonus schemes with the support and collaboration from your colleagues within the team and from other departments.

Your responsibilities

  • Develop Storytels compensations & benefit programs based on long term business goals and strategy
  • Take full responsibility for Storytels short and long term incentive programs
  • Lead and develop our annual salary review process and salary mapping
  • Prepare and present reports to relevant stakeholders across the organisation, e.g. management team and Board of Directors
  • Ensure that compensation practices are in compliance with current legislation 
  • Analyze trends, conduct salary research and define benchmarks.
  • Having an innovative mindset in the way you think about rewards and perks

Your profile

  • 2+ years of experience from similar roles where you have researched, led and implemented processes, strategies and structure for compensation and benefits
  • Experience from working in a global company, with international benefits programs in multiple markets
  • Strong analytics skills and experience from large quantitative data collection
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Fluent in English and Swedish, both written and spoken

To thrive in this role, we think that you have a passion for people and what’s driving their engagement. We believe that you are curious and constantly have an eye open for new trends and opportunities on how you can develop within your area of expertise. 

What we can offer

Storytel offers a friendly, entrepreneurial and fast-moving work environment where new ideas and creativity are welcomed. We like doing things in new ways and questioning old methods. The Storytel culture - characterized by being welcoming and helpful - is important to us. We don’t believe in hierarchy and micromanagement; we highly believe in giving responsibility and having people grow alongside it. And of course - you get unlimited listening to audio and eBooks from our service!

Does this sound like you? If you feel like Storytel is a place where you could thrive, let us know and we will contact you as soon as possible.

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Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Tryckerigatan 4
111 28 Stockholm Directions


The Storytellers in 4 words?
Friendly, Welcoming, Helpful, Innovative.

Amount of coffee and tea cups per day?
Impossible to know, we like our hot beverages.

Number of orange headphones?

Times we celebrate?
Whenever we have something to celebrate. Which is quite often, we like to celebrate - preferably with cake. 

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