VF Corporation outfits consumers around the world with its diverse portfolio of iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans, The North Face, Timberland, Dickies, Wrangler and Lee. Founded in 1899, VF is one of the world's largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies with socially and environmentally responsible operations spanning numerous geographies, product categories and distribution channels. We're committed to delivering innovative products to consumers and creating long-term value for our customers and shareholders.
We are a purpose-led company that seeks not only to succeed in business, but also to leverage our success and resources to make the world better. Through our brands and nearly 70,000 associates around the world, we power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. We are movement makers. It's who we are and have always been.
Powerful brands that are fueled by insights and innovation put us at the heart of our consumers' lives. Many of our brands lead their respective categories, and some have risen to iconic status.
While our company and brands are diverse, we work together within a One VF culture to capitalize on our greatest opportunities for long-term performance. Across our company, a collaborative, global mindset differentiates our products and the unique experiences we provide to our consumers. It all adds up to a lasting competitive advantage built on harnessing the power of our differences to achieve great things together, all while positively impacting the lives of hundreds of millions of people and the world.
Senior Human Resources Specialist: Become the Newest Member of the VF Family
As part of the VF Human Resources team, this position will work collaboratively to provide general HR support to the Appleton, Wisconsin, team.
How You Will Make a Difference:
Drive employee experience and engagement by coordinating and executing all company events, activities and programs. Solicit input from employees and leaders; partner with external vendors; communicate with employees; track and manage the budget.
Support all community initiatives and manage the local sponsorships and donations; manage the employee volunteer program and execute company wide service days.
Responsible for all location-wide communications. Create and distribute the weekly company newsletter, obtaining input from the business units and brands; Partner with external vendor on management of social media pages (Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram), creating relevant content to drive traffic.
Facilitate the new hire orientation and onboarding of associates. Create employee onboarding plans for associates and work collaboratively with managers for coordination and successful implementation.
Actively serve on various committees such as the safety and wellness committees. Implement inclusion and diversity initiatives and programs in support of VF's I&D strategies and objectives.
Provide a high level of administrative support to the HR department. This includes responsibilities such as running and analyzing workday reports, managing record retention, maintaining employee files, managing the tuition reimbursement process, processing all invoices and payments through Coupa & Concur.
Support the HRBP, Talent Acquisition and Talent Development on special projects as needed.
Skills for Success:
Years of Related Professional Experience: 1-3 years
Educational/ Position Requirements:
A Bachelor's Degree in Business Management or Human Resources preferred or equivalent experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office software and HRIS systems, preferably workday
Ability to manage projects
Strong people and communication skills
Ability to speak comfortably in front of large groups of people
Ability to maintain confidentiality required
Attention to detail and able to prioritize and multitask
Approachable and Positive Attitude
Why should you work at VF?
Discounts on all VF products
Casual work environment
Opportunities for growth
Competitive compensation and benefits package
Opportunities to get involved in the community
Work for a place that has a commitment to sustainability