SR HR Compliance Specialist

Southfield, Michigan, United Statesthyssenkrupp Materials NA Inc.

Type of contract:Full-time, Permanent
Experience level:Professionals
Remote work:Possible
Job field:Human Resources
Status:Ongoing recruitment, entry date flexible
Posting date:2024/02/09
Job number:US_RS_07308
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Your responsibilities

The Sr. HR Compliance Specialist is responsible for supporting a wide range of HR compliance initiatives for thyssenkrupp Materials NA, which operates in 40+ states with over 100 locations. The Sr. HR Compliance Specialist is expected to be well organized, detailed oriented, have strong problem-solving and project management skills, work comfortably under pressure, and deliver on tight deadlines. The successful candidate should be confident, professional, and self-motivated with a keen interest in the ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of an organization. Top candidates will have outstanding presentation and report writing skills, with the ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team. This position is hybrid on site in Southfield, MI. The position will report to the HR Compliance Director.

Key Accountabilities

Assist with maintenance internal audit policies and procedures in
accordance with local and international best practices.
Assist with review of new products, systems, or processes to ensure
Support various departments by initiating outreach, collecting, and
coordinating internal HR compliance data.
Manage the administration of highly sensitive and timely legal requirements,
as required.
Ensure complete, accurate, and timely audit information is reported to
management, leadership, or legal.
Prepare high quality reports and/or presentations.
Create process documents to drive consistency among organizations.
Assist with electronic management of investigation reports, including all
relevant supporting documentation.
Easily develop trust and rapport with HR support, legal, and business
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and uncomfortable
Assist with tracking changes to federal and state employment laws and
Lead distribution and tracking of compliance related documents, such as,
employee handbooks and policy updates.
Assist with audits, collecting and analyzing data, maintenance of electronic
files, development of work instructions, and training.
Support the dissemination of HR policies and compliance-related
information to employees. Assist in ensuring that employees have access to
up-to-date policies and understand their rights and responsibilities.
Support the maintenance and updates of employee handbooks, policies,
and other compliance-related documents.
Assist in conducting audits and reviews of HR processes, practices, and
records to identify compliance gaps. Collaborate with HR Compliance
Director and business HR professionals to address any identified issues or
areas of improvement.
Prepare reports and documentation related to HR compliance activities.
Maintain accurate records of compliance-related initiatives.
Monitor the Company's background checks, drug testing, and I-9
compliance programs to ensure we are executing these according to our
policies and identify any gaps in process.
Respond to requests for information in efficient and timely manner
Lead execution of settlement payments and process as instructed by
internal counsel.
Assist with external counsel on company immigration administration, as

Your profile


  • Bachelors Degree in Human Resources or related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 5 years HR experience
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in an HR Compliance role
  • Meticulous attention to detail with the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Experience managing multiple projects and priorities
  • Excellent documentation, communication, and reporting skills
  • Must have strong critical and strategic thinking skills
  • Experience providing Human Resources support in a matrix organization, preferred
  • Knowledge of general processes and practices related to the position
  • Skilled in verbal/written communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to take initiative and achieve results
  • Able to accurately assess, research, and analyze information to make sound decisions
  • Powerpoint presentation skills preferred
  • Experience providing Human Resources support in a matrix organization, preferred
  • Project Management Certification preferred


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Important to us

Health & Safety

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

We value diversity

thyssenkrupp Materials NA Inc is an equal opportunity employer and committed to diversity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age and veteran status or any other protected status required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us at


With around 480 locations in over 40 countries, thyssenkrupp Materials Services is the biggest materials distributor and service provider in the western world. The broad service spectrum offered by the materials experts enables customers to focus on their individual core business. The area of Materials Services spans two strategic areas: global materials distribution as one-stop-shop from steel and stainless steel, tubes and pipes, nonferrous metals and specialty materials to plastics and raw materials and tailored services in the areas of materials management and supply chain management. An extensive omnichannel architecture offers 250,000 customers worldwide cross-channel, round-the-clock access to more than 150,000 products and services. A highly efficient logistics system ensures that all requested services are smoothly integrated into customer production processes just-in-time or just-in-sequence.

thyssenkrupp Materials NA is a subsidiary of the internationally operating thyssenkrupp Group. Headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, thyssenkrupp Materials NA is a leading provider of production materials and integrated service solutions with almost 2,900 employees and more than 95 locations in North America. With annual sales of $2.9 billion, the company is focused on value-added processing and distribution of a full line of aluminum, stainless, copper, brass, specialty metals, steel, and plastics products. Supply chain management, transportation and logistics, and production support outsourcing solutions are among the many services provided to customers. Business units include Copper and Brass Sales, Engineered Plastics, Ken-Mac Metals, OnlineMetals, thyssenkrupp Steel Services, thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services, and thyssenkrupp Materials de Mexico.

From receiving your documents to acceptance: the application process

Step 1

Online application

Have you found an interesting vacancy? Then apply online. You won’t need more than 10 minutes. The entire application process – from initial contact to response – usually takes between four and six weeks.

Notes on application

You will have submitted your online application to thyssenkrupp in no time! As long as the position is available on our career page, you have the opportunity to apply.

We have adapted the application process to the current situation and conduct our interviews by video (not in the U.S.), telephone and also personally - in compliance with the applicable and necessary distance and hygienic rules. You will receive detailed information on this topic from our recruiting experts during the application process, while you can find general information and application tips here finden.

Further information about thyssenkrupp, our products and locations can be found directly on the company website.

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