Senior Human Resources Manager

Wildlife Works Carbon LLC (WWC)

Wildlife Works is an international conservation company whose mission is to stop deforestation by providing alternative income streams to forest communities. With offices and employees in 10 countries and growing, Wildlife Works is looking to fill this newly created role that will report directly to the Wildlife Works Carbon LLC CFO.   

Job Summary:

The Senior Human Resource Manager will manage, lead and conduct the operations, policies, and activities of all Human Resource (HR) responsibilities, ensuring legal compliance, consistency and value alignment across all international entities. This is a remote position and can be based from anywhere in the U.S.

 

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Administer all human resource operations including, but not limited to, compensation, benefits, leave; disciplinary matters; disputes and investigations, recognition, and morale; occupational health and safety; and training and development, prepare contracts and job offers, onboard new staff in multiple countries and states, ensure compliance with benefits packages, 401K, etc

  • With guidance from the management team, plan, lead, develop, write, coordinate, and implement policies, processes, training, initiatives, and programs to support the organization’s human resource compliance and strategy needs.

  • Monitor and ensure the organization’s compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws and regulations, and recommended best practices; reviews and modifies policies and practices to maintain compliance.

  • Work with international directors to ensure compliance and alignment with headquarter values

  • Maintain knowledge of trends, best practices, regulatory changes, and new technologies in human resources, talent management, and employment law; applies this knowledge to communicate changes in policy, practice, and resources to upper management.

  • Develop and support company and employee-led programs that enrich access to information and resources that uphold company values of sustainability, equity and inclusion

  • Develop programs for professional development, training, and certification activities for career development and company culture.

  • Develop and implements departmental budget. 

  • Perform other duties as required.

 

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to work autonomously but also collaborate effectively with a wide range of international colleagues in an organization that values transparency, accountability, and democratic decision making.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.

  • Experience and/or commitment to implementing diversity and inclusion programs

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Excellent time management skills and prioritize tasks to manage and meet deadlines.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with an intrapreneurial spirit and strong desire to develop leadership skills.

  • Ability to adapt to and desire to contribute to the needs of the organization and employees.

  • Thorough knowledge of employment-related laws and regulations.

 

Education, Experience, Background:

  • Bachelor’s required

  • At least five years of human resource management experience required

  • Previous international HR experience desired or a genuine interest and willingness to learn and research international issues in an organization that values initiative.

  • Members of non-dominant communities are strongly urged to apply.

Competitive salary based on experience

Benefits:  health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, 401(k), sick and vacation time, Professional development assistance and tuition reimbursement, ability to work remote, candidates in the East Coast time zone and North Carolina preferred. 

WWC is an equal opportunity employer and employment shall be based on merit, qualifications, and competence.  Employment decisions shall be made without regard to an applicant’s gender, race, color, age, sexual orientation, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, medical condition, marital status, or physical and mental handicap is a bona fide occupational disqualification, as required by state and federal law. This policy governs all areas of employment, including promotion, assignment, and discharge.

Please submit applications to contact us at wildlifeworks.com