Icahn Automotive Group LLC (Icahn Automotive) was formed by its parent, Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP), to invest in and operate businesses involved in aftermarket parts distribution and service. Our businesses have a singular focus: provide premium automotive parts and services at a great value. The businesses of Icahn Automotive today consist of Pep Boys? automotive aftermarket retail and service chain, Auto Plus? automotive aftermarket parts distributor, Precision Tune Auto Care? owned and franchised automotive service centers, and AAMCO Total Auto Care franchised service centers. The businesses of Icahn Automotive total over 22,000 employees, over 2,000 company-owned and franchise locations and 25 distribution centers throughout the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico.
The Assistant Vice-President - Corporate HR will develop corporate and field plans for a variety of HR matters such as compensation, benefits, health and safety etc. This position will serve as the HR lead for a specified line of business.
This position is located at our corporate office in Philadelphia, PA.
Duties & Responsibilities
* Act to support the human factor in the company by devising strategies for performance evaluation, staffing, training and development etc. * Supervise the work of HR personnel and provide guidance. * Serve as the point of contact for employment relations. * Monitor adherence to internal policies and legal standards. * Deal with grievances and violations invoking disciplinary action when required. * Anticipate and resolve litigation risks. * Report to senior management by analyzing data and using HR metrics. * Ability to travel 25 - 30% is required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
* Bachelor degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or related field is required. * Master degree in Human Resources is preferred. * Multi-unit retail experience is preferred. * PHR certification is preferred. * Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint is required. * Thorough understanding of employment laws and regulations is required. * Thorough knowledge of human resource management principles and best practices is required. * Knowledge of data analysis and reporting. * Strong verbal and written communication skills. * Diligent and firm with high ethical standards. * Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
Physical Demands/Work Environment 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.
The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
* Repetitive movement of hands and fingers, typing or writing. * Occasional standing and walking. * Talk and hear. * Frequent travel.