Manager, Human Resources

Sysmex North America, Inc Lincolnshire , IL 60069

Posted 7 months ago


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Headquartered in Kobe, Japan, Sysmex is located in Lincolnshire, Illinois. Renowned worldwide for the very finest in quality, innovative diagnostic equipment and information-management systems, we apply science to enhance the quality of life on a global scale. Our agile, resourceful team is committed to realizing critical breakthroughs in laboratory diagnostics, information technology, workflow analysis and life sciences for the clinical laboratory. build a promising future.


We currently have a great opportunity available for an Human Resources Manager. The HR Manager will be responsible for providing expert employee relations services to all associates and managers in the US, Canada & Latin America (Florida office) to support a dynamic and positive work environment.

The HR Manager will collaborate with various business groups to facilitate the delivery of HR services as appropriate. In addition, this individual will manage the HR activities and processes in the areas of policy and legal compliance, immigration, leaves and special projects. Reports directly to the Director of Human Resources.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Provides expert guidance and coaching services to managers and associates for all business groups. Leads ER investigations and independently responds to and resolves difficult employee relations issues and performance management concerns.

Builds positive relationships with managers and associates to anticipate needs and effectively meet expectations and deliver results. Considered the subject matter expert regarding ER policies and practices. Able to identify and manage risk.

Applies, interprets and communicates company policies and guidelines to associates. Identifies legal requirements and government reporting regulations are in compliance. Manages the job descriptions process for all positions within each business group.

Manages the administration of STD, LTD, FMLA and military leaves for all business units. Assists with processing worker's compensation claims as needed. Supports the Annual Performance Review process.

Provides guidance and coaching as needed to associates and managers. Assist the L&D team to support the training of new managers/supervisors. Reviews employee engagement survey results with departments and supports the action planning process.

Participates in talent review meetings to provide feedback and guidance to managers and associates. Supervises the immigration process for inpats, expats and new hires as needed. Supervises the day-to-day activities of direct reports. Leads various projects and other duties as requested.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Human Resources required, including experience in the Armed Forces. In addition, 8-10 years of experience as an HR Generalist in a public sector setting with a minimum of 2 years in a leadership role.

  • PHR or SPHR certification preferred.

  • English.

  • Must have excellent PC skills and have demonstrable experience using PowerPoint, Excel & Word. HRIS experience required (SAP preferred).

  • Able to multi-task and prioritize in a dynamic and evolving organization.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with associates at all levels of the organization.

  • Must be able to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive data and information. Excellent interpersonal skills and works well in a team environment.

  • Must be organized, detail-oriented and able to handle multiple tasks.

  • Ability to apply policies and procedures to practical situations.

Sysmex is proud to be an EEO/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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Manager, Human Resources

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