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Xylem Inc.

Director of Human Resources

Xylem Inc. - Charlotte, NC

Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology company committed to developing innovative technology solutions to the world’s water challenges. The Company’s products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services settings.  With its October 2016 acquisition of Sensus, Xylem added smart metering, network technologies and advanced data analytics for water, gas and electric utilities to its portfolio of solutions.  The combined Company’s nearly 16,000 employees bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on identifying comprehensive, sustainable solutions.  Headquartered in Rye Brook, New York with 2016 revenue of $3.8 billion, Xylem does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands.The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of our water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all – that which occurs in nature. For more information, please visit us at Role: Xylem Analytics seeks to hire a Director of Human Resources responsible for managing and directing the smooth and profitable operation of the Xylem Analytics human resource function. This includes the execution of strategic leadership, regional operations management and consultation to senior management in North America, China and Latin America. Come join a winning team providing technology solutions to protect water resources for all generations. Check out our Mission: Water Magazine to view inspirational stories of determination, curiosity and discovery – and how great advancements are being made to better understand and protect our environment.Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
Serves as Strategic and Tactical Advisor to the Regional HR team and Regional Senior Management teams to meet organizational development and organizational design initiatives that are supportive of the operating and strategic business agenda. Works closely with the Sensus Americas HR team in a matrix environment.
Participates in the development of growth center’s overall business strategy and translate the business plans into departmental operational plans, programs, goals and policies.
Oversees the implementation of Human Resources programs through Human Resources staff.
Monitors administration to established standards and procedures to drive improvements in the area of employee relations with respect to wages, salaries, employee welfare, benefits and other human resources management practices.
Achieves financial objectives by forecasting departmental requirements; preparing budgets; determine requirements, trends and variances and initiate corrective action minimizing effect on organization.
Manages human resources operations by providing consultations in meeting strategic initiatives in recruiting, training and coaching staff; planning and appraising employee scope of work and impact to the organization.
Guide management and employee actions by researching, developing, writing and updating policies, procedures and guidelines.
Serves as a principal partner in the implementation of the corporate Values Programs (Vision, Mission, Ethics and Compliance, and Code of Conduct)
Conducts a continuing study of all Human Resources policies, programs, and practices to keep management informed of new developments. 
Leads the development of regional human resource department goals, objectives, and systems.
Oversees M&A and integration activities that align with strategic growth initiatives of the business.
Partners with Corporate Communications leader to facilitate and implement Communications Strategy.
Minimum Qualifications:
Master's Degree in Human Resources, Business, related field or equivalent experience
10 years of diverse professional experience in all areas of Human Resources.
5 years in leadership position.
Physical Demands:(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
Light lifting (20-25 lbs.), office environment
Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility
Regularly required to listen, talk to, and see employees on a daily basis.
Work Environment:(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
Office: Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
Standard weekly job hours: 40 hours
 EOE/Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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Xylem Inc.


Director of Human Resources Xylem Inc. - Charlotte, NC, United States


Location: Charlotte, NC

Company Profile:
Xylem. Derived from classical Greek, our name refers to the supporting tissues that help transport water and nutrients from a plant's roots to its leaves. To the people of Xylem, our name stands for our promise to live our values while solving our customers' most challenging water problems, and to set industry standards for fluid technology applications and water solutions.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​