Human Resources Director in Minneapolis, MN at Jack Link's

Date Posted: 8/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks began with treasured family recipes passed from generation to generation, transforming a small North Woods business into one of the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturers in the world. Over the years, as consumer demand for convenient, high-quality snack foods increased, so has the company’s product offerings. Today Jack Link’s is the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer in the world, and sells more than 100 different meat snack products in more than 40 countries. The Link family principles and traditions remain the same: hard work, integrity and a commitment to earn consumer respect by delivering the best-tasting meat snacks in the world.

We are seeking a human resources director to lead the operations and supply chain HR teams, working closely with production and distribution center site leaders and their respective teams to ensure site and company-wide objectives are achieved through the implementation of human resource strategies and tactics.

Specifically, you will: 

  • Partner with production and distribution center site leaders and JL HR competency leaders (talent acquisition, talent management, total rewards, internal communications, legal counsel, diversity etc.) in establishing and implementing key Jack Link’s HR strategies including talent acquisition and development, performance management, compensation planning  and organization design, succession planning within the operations and supply chain organizations
  • Identify, develop and implement consistent guidelines/policies that reinforce organization values across entire Jack Link’s organization
  • Coach managers and team members in the areas of leadership management skills
  • Develop and upgrade HR team capabilities, through ongoing coaching and development opportunities
  • Establish operating mechanisms and metrics which will measure organization effectiveness
  • Lead and partner with other senior HR leadership group in developing and implementing corporate wide human resources initiatives
  • Drive organizational effectiveness and change initiatives focused on preparing organizations for future growth expansion
  • Lead and participate in company-wide projects as required (HR Metrics, affirmative action plans. Company team member guidelines/handbook)
  • Lead investigations and complaints ensuring investigations are conducted and recommendations are developed in an objective and thorough manner
  • Remain current on employment related legal updates and ensure organizational compliance with federal, state and local laws


Job Requirements

Desired Qualifications

  • Business/HR advanced degree
  • 10+ years human resources experience, with multi-site manufacturing environment
  • Experience designing and developing HR organizations
  • Proven experience upgrading HR team capabilities
  • 25% Travel required to production sites and distribution centers
  • Must be able to effectively and efficiently lead and manage remotely as well as physically
    effectively and efficiently lead and manage remotely as well as physically

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