Autodesk Commission Analyst in England, United Kingdom

Commission Analyst

Location: Farnborough- United Kingdom

Job ID: 18WD29374

Position Overview

The commission team is a global team of highly skilled analysts with wide knowledge of end-to-end commission process for their assigned sales teams, requiring different Geo knowledge and understanding. Autodesk is looking for a Sales Commission Analyst who will be a point of contact for questions relating to all commission issues, including compensation plans, calculations, and attainments. They will collaborate with other finance/sales teams as sales commission experts, seeking process improvements to apply changes.


  • Understands and can implement The Autodesk Compensation Plan

  • Calculates/validates pay variable earnings accurately and on time for assigned sales teams and in line with current comp plan rules

  • Provides input into and support the roll out of changes to the commissions system

  • Provides a thorough monthly analysis of attainment, and can investigate and explain variances for high/low result fluctuations. Proactively raises outliers with FBP s

  • Provides high quality, timely responses to the sales field and sales management, fully meeting their informational and reporting needs. Communicates complex logic and analysis in a manner that is easily understandable to the sales reps

  • Supports the creation of crediting rules and sales rep master Territory Target Sheets (TTS) for their specific sales teams. Creates TTS s for their teams, with insight and understanding for accuracy and alignment to Sales Compensation Plan

  • Understands and posts required manual attainment or adjustments that may impact results and communicates timing

  • Understands SOx requirements and maintains documents in compliance with SOx, and ensures auditability

  • Maintains and looks for opportunities to improve commission tools with reference data, employee information, variant information, and comp plan information needed to accurately produce commission payments and reports, which include maintaining an accurate sales organizational hierarchy, updating new hires/transfers/terminations and any salary/comp plan changes

  • Is a part of on-going process improvement and change within the team and upstream with other departments that improve the efficiency and accuracy of sales reporting and variable pay calculations. May lead process improvement initiatives

  • Participates in User Acceptance Testing and other projects within GCO, coordinating with a global team of analyst involved in the projects

  • Drives process improvements, and questions the norm to identify opportunities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s Degree in Finance, Business Management or Accounting from a four-year college/university or equivalent experience

  • 4 years of progressive finance experience with mid-to-large public company, preferable with understanding of sales and sales commission

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

  • Able to apply judgement consistently

  • Works autonomously but interacts with other team members as needed, escalating items when needed to management

  • Able to multi task and deliver results in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines while maintaining accuracy

  • Must be flexible in work time, as infrequent meetings are required with other team members in different Geos

  • Must be customer service oriented, and have a willingness to help sales reps and management (at all levels) understand and resolve commissions issues

  • Applicant should have flexibility, an open mind, and a strong willingness to learn

  • Able to consider the consequences from the result of the work

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It's disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital scientists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.

Job: *Finance & Accounting

Title: Commission Analyst

Location: GBR-England-Hampshire

Requisition ID: 18WD29374

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.