Global Employee Relations – Compliance Manager

25 Oct, 2021


Global Employee Relations – Compliance Manager

Hitachi Vantara
Dallas, TX

Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., helps data-driven leaders find and use the value in their data to innovate intelligently and reach outcomes that matter for business and society. We combine technology, intellectual property and industry knowledge to deliver data-managing solutions that help enterprises improve their customers’ experiences, develop new revenue streams, and lower the costs of business. Only Hitachi Vantara elevates your innovation advantage by combining IT, operational technology (OT) and domain expertise. We work with organizations everywhere to drive data to meaningful outcomes.

Meet our Team:

We have an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our team as Global Manager, Employee Relations – Compliance Management. This individual would drive our Affirmative Action Planning (AAP) and Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) compliance programs in the Americas as well as work with other regional stakeholders in APAC and EMEA to drive adherence to regulatory requirements. Operating as part of a Global Centralized HR Support Center, Employee Relations (ER) partners across the company to support our employees and managers and address employee concerns, partner on the development and execution of Inclusion and Diversity initiatives and programs, develop and communicate workplace policies, and ensure Hitachi Vantara stays in sync with applicable employment laws and regulations. Fast pace, demanding workload, changing priorities, demanding clients are sometimes part of the environment, but above all, it is exciting and fun!

What you will be doing:

• Ensure processes used comply with Company policies and procedures, and meet all compliance requirements (AAP, EEOC, etc.)
• Partner with Recruiting and HR Shared Services to drive effective compliance with government regulations relating to recruitment, selection, and onboarding
• Identify areas of opportunity for education and training for managers and business leaders; partner with Legal, DEI, and Talent Development to develop and deliver training
• Build strong and effective partnerships across global ER and team members, other People Teams, Employment Law, and other compliance partners, including managing external vendors
• Monitor the reporting schedules and ensure all required state and federal government compliance reports are completed and filed on time, and that all records are maintained in accordance with regulations and Hitachi Vantara’s record retention guidelines
• Partner with cross-functional teams (including People Analytics, Recruiting, People Business Partners, and DEI), conduct internal audits to investigate, and identify, areas of concerns relating to AAP and EEO compliance, and recommend corrective actions
• Partner with on DEI initiatives to ensure outreach efforts are measured and analyzed and collaborate in the development and implementation of Hitachi Vantara’s affirmative action plans as required by government regulations and to help support Hitachi Vantara’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives

What you bring to the team:

• Candidates with 5+ years of experiential background in any of the following or equivalent, will be considered:
o HR Operations Manager
o Labor – Employment Law
o Regulatory Compliance Manager
o EEOC or Civil or Family Attorney
o HR Operations Auditor (Internal or External)

Minimum Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Human Resources, Law or related discipline or equivalent work experience, and 5+ years of related experience.

Our Company

Hitachi Vantara is part of the Global Hitachi family. We balance innovation with an open, friendly culture and the backing of a long-established parent company, known for its ethical reputation. We guide customers from what’s now to what’s next by unlocking the value of their data and applications to solve their digital challenges, achieving outcomes that benefit both business and society.

Our people are our biggest asset, they drive our innovation advantage and we strive to offer a flexible and collaborative workplace where they can thrive. Diversity of thought is welcomed and our employee base is represented by several active Employee Resource Group communities. We offer industry leading benefits packages (flexible working, generous pension and private healthcare) and promote a creative and inclusive culture. If driving real change gives you a sense of pride and you are passionate about powering social good, we’d love to hear from you.

Our Values

We strive to create an inclusive environment for all and are open to considering home working, compressed/flexible hours and flexible arrangements. Get in touch with us to explore how we might be able to accommodate your specific needs.

We are proud to say we are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all applicants for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. With Japanese roots going back over 100 years, our culture is founded on the values of our parent company expressed as the Hitachi Spirit:

Wa – Harmony, Trust, Respect

Makoto – Sincerity, Fairness, Honesty, Integrity

Kaitakusha-Seishin – Pioneering Spirit, Challenge

Learn more here

Job posted: 2021-10-25