Total Rewards Manager (St. Petersburg, FL)

Total Rewards Manager (St. Petersburg, FL)

Superior Group of Companies™, formerly Superior Uniform Group, established in 1920, is a combination of companies that help customers unlock the power of their brands by creating extraordinary brand experiences for employees and customers. It provides customized support for each of its divisions through its shared services model.


The Total Rewards Manager is responsible for the administration of the company Total Rewards programs.  This role implements, maintains, and continuously improves benefits plans, compensation programs and processes, to ensure cost-efficiency and a positive employee experience.


  • Participates in the annual review of current benefits offerings, plan design changes and cost sharing strategy recommendations
  • Project manages Annual Enrollment to include: vendor administration requirements, development of training and employee benefits communications, collection of statistical census data, and partners with payroll department and benefits director to ensure all setup of benefits information is correct in HRIS
  • Partners with the HR team on the development and execution of a total rewards communication strategy
  • Understands payroll processing across all divisions in the USA and Canada. Will be trained as a payroll back up.
  • Creates and develops reports to better understand out total rewards utilization and potential efficiency opportunities.
  • Partners with HR leaders and Talent Acquisition to ensure all compensation is within company guidelines
  • Serves as liaison with external vendors and HR teams in benefit-related activities, Finance/Accounting as related to distribution of costs, and HRIS/payroll as related to benefit deductions, system configuration and reporting
  • Maintains contact with employees, and beneficiaries and handles benefit inquiries to ensure quick, equitable, courteous resolution
  • Oversees the management all leave programs; FMLA, non-FMLA leaves, workers compensation, ADAAA, etc.
  • Executes wellness program implementations and communication throughout the year
  • Maintains up-to-date knowledge of all laws, regulations and practices affecting employee benefits programs and ensures that SGC benefits programs are compliant
  • Manages and communicates other employee recognition programs



  • Bachelor’s Degree or Human Resources certification required
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience with employee benefits, compensation and FMLA administration
  • Minimum of 3 years’ project management experience
  • HRIS or Payroll system experience, ADP preferred
  • Understanding of HRIS benefits module design, structure, functions, and processes
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


  • Deliberative Decision Making — Gathering, considering, and evaluating all relevant information to make logical conclusions before being moved to action. Putting aside personal biases and taking an objective approach to making decisions based on data or other pertinent facts.
  • Analytical Thinking – Possessing the capability and the inclination to identify and synthesize information from diverse sources by looking for patterns in data, making connections between seemingly unrelated events, and understanding how different parts of a system are interdependent.
  • Learning Agility – Possessing the ability to discern patterns in data, recognize relationships between concepts, and rapidly apply learning from one context to solve analogous problems in different contexts.
  • Scientific Acumen – Consistently and appropriately implementing best practices in scientific inquiry and empirical reasoning to identify trends in data. Conducting all research, analyses, and interpretations in accordance with the guidelines set forth by the appropriate scientific community.
  • Information Seeking – Possessing an underlying curiosity and desire to know more about things, people, or issues. Going beyond routine questions and dig for exact information to resolve discrepancies.
  • Quality Focus – Managing the efficiency, accuracy, completeness, and integrity of the work one produces. Recommending improvements in procedures for continuous improvement of the quality of work produced.
  • Time Management – Managing multiple responsibilities by being organized and keeping on top of important time-sensitive tasks.

**Along with a competitive compensation package, the company offers an excellent benefits package, including Medical, Dental, a defined contribution plan (e.g. 401(k)), life insurance, long term disability, a flexible spending account (FSA) and paid maternity/paternity leave.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information, or other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.