Total Rewards Specialist

We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented Global Total Rewards Specialist to join our team. This position will report directly to the Global Total Rewards Manager and play a crucial role in the analysis, design, and administration of our global compensation and benefits programs. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical skills, extensive expertise in global total rewards practices, and the ability to work collaboratively across multiple regions and functions.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Conduct analyses of compensation and benefits data to support the design and implementation of total rewards programs.
  • Prepare detailed reports and presentations on compensation, benefits, and total rewards trends.
  • Monitor industry trends and benchmark our total rewards practices against market data.
  • Support the annual compensation review process, including salary reviews, bonus programs, and incentive plans.
  • Support the development and execution of the global total rewards strategy to attract, retain, and motivate employees.
  • Participate in global total rewards projects and initiatives, providing analytical support and insights.
  • Collaborate with HR business partners, regional HR teams, and other stakeholders to ensure alignment and consistency of total rewards programs.
  • Assist in the development and communication of total rewards policies and guidelines.


Total Rewards Specialist


the Netherlands, Rotterdam Apply now

About you


  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Finance, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in English language (both written and verbal)
  • Proven experience in compensation and benefits analysis, preferably in a global context, with more than 5 years in the field.


  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data and provide actionable insights.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other data analysis tools; experience with HRIS and compensation software is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex information clearly and concisely.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.        

We offer

Our head offices are located in Rotterdam, Toronto, São Paulo, and Mountbatten, giving you the flexibility to work from any of these locations. Working at Caldic means being part of a community where you can always get support from experts. At the same time, we strongly encourage an entrepreneurial mindset: you have the freedom and autonomy to act and take initiative to bring your ideas to life. At Caldic, we give everybody the opportunity to make their mark.

About us

Because we care, we touch the lives of hundreds of thousands of people every day. We inspire innovative and sustainable distribution solutions in life and material sciences for the food, pharma, personal care and industrial product formulation markets of the world. Our solutions, carefully sourced and customized to specifications whenever required, are backed by outstanding research & development, customer service, and technical & regulatory support, ensuring that they meet precisely determined needs at every stage of the value chain. Across 43 countries in Europe, Latin America, North America and Asia-Pacific, our approximately 4,000 employees go the extra mile day in, day out, to deliver added-value solutions for our customers. In our activities, we embrace the principles of sustainability, designing products, services and processes with these in mind. From formulation to delivery, from ingredient to packing, from supplier to customer, we care about every detail of what we do. Because every detail is in our care.