Gallagher Consultant in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Description

Arthur J. Gallagher Service Company, LLC is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Consultant to join our team at our office in Minneapolis, MN.


  • Review client (government organizations, including higher education, public schools, transit agencies, pension funds and related publically funded organizations) classification and compensation information to become familiar with client systems.

  • Meet with clients in person and by phone to assess their classification and compensation systems.

  • Conduct job analysis through reading Position Description Questionnaires and conducting face-to-face and phone interviews to understand the job and its essential knowledge’s, skills and qualifications to perform the work.

  • Develop a classification structure consistent with professional standards, EEO, ADA and other state and federal laws to reflect the work performed and is consistent with the client’s classification strategy.

  • Write job descriptions which are compliant with all laws federal and state legal requirements and reflect the essential duties, and minimum qualifications to perform the work.

  • Evaluate jobs using a market pricing approach or one of several types of formal job evaluation methods to establish internal equity. Verify accuracy with clients and make appropriate changes.

  • Develop salary and benefit survey questionnaires to collect and summarize market data.

  • Develop salary structures based on analysis of regression analysis results, current pay relationships, labor market conditions and trends, internal equity and client compensation strategies and financial capabilities.

  • Develop cost allocation algorithms to provide cost estimates for implementation of internally equitable and market competitive salary structures accounting for legal requirements, minimum wage laws, financial capabilities, and related restrictions governing salary management practices in the client’s state.

  • Develop statistical solutions for the resolution of pay inversion and compression within a client’s pay system, and estimate the cost of correction at the employee level.

  • Conduct multivariate statistical analyses of race and gender pay equity that comply with the federal, state and local regulations and professional guidelines on conducting pay equity analysis.

  • Provide clients with recommended solutions to resolve any pay equity disparities that are inappropriate and/or illegal.

  • Develop final reports and recommendations to deliver to clients.

  • Prepare and review proposals prepared by others to respond to client requests.


  • Employer requires a Master’s degree in Human Resources, Industrial Relations, Organizational Psychology, or a related field, or the foreign equivalent degree, and four or more years of relevant experience.

  • In the alternative, will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Human Resources, or a related field, or the foreign equivalent degree, and eight or more years of experience as a compensation consultant to higher education, government, and public schools.

  • Experience translating job analysis, job evaluation, and market data findings into understandable recommendations.

  • Experience with job analysis interviewing techniques.

  • Experience with multivariate statistical analysis.


  • Position is located at 901 Marquette Ave S, Suite 1900, Minneapolis, MN 55402.

  • Telecommuting permitted: one day per week.

  • To apply, visit and apply to Job ID 42807.

U.S. Eligibility Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit an application and resume/CV online to be considered

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States. For U.S. employment opportunities, Gallagher hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. Gallagher will require proof of work authorization

  • Must be willing to execute Gallagher's Employee Agreement or Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement, which require, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure

Gallagher offers competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function) training programs, matching gift program, and more.

Gallagher believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, color, religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability, national origin, or any other legally protected status. Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Gallagher will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.

Job: Client Consulting & Support

Organization: GBS - HR Practice

Title: Consultant

Location: Minnesota-Minneapolis

Requisition ID: 42807