Salary Range:$145,000.00 - $165,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the VP Administration for one of the world’s leading logistics companies with 700+ locations in 47 countries. Our clients global network enables them to provide fast, efficient, cost-effective solutions that utilize multiple modes of transport that are optimized for every business need.
The Human Resources Director is to lead and direct our clients’ human resources function to support the company’s business initiatives as outlined by the President and Sr. Leadership team. Will be responsible for HR policy development, staffing, talent management processes, compensation, payroll, employee benefits, employee relations, internal coaching on HR matters and compliance with all Federal & state employment laws and regulations.

Background Required:
  • Broad Human Resources Generalist experience in multiple HR functional areas (15+ years)
  • Human Resources experience managing Corporate HR staff & HR staff at branch level (10+ years)
  • Strong knowledge of compensation plans, employee benefits programs & payroll processing
  • Strong knowledge of federal & state employment and labor laws and regulations
  • Strong knowledge/use of HRIS systems
  • Design & implementation of recruiting, training & development programs
  • Succession planning
  • Travel is required
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Residence: greater Chicago, IL area (Relocation assistance provided)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Freight forwarding, transportation or warehousing industry
  • International human resources experience
  • SPHR certification
  • Experience with ADP WFN
  • Experience with Japanese owned organization
  • Advanced Degree –Master’s Human Resources
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Strong coaching & mentoring abilities
  • Change Management
  • Continuous Improvement

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Practice Director: Linda Marmash
Freight Forwarding Transportation

330.664.9400, ext.129

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