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HR Manager


Dover, DE, US

Req ID:  3215
Job Type: 
Edgewell is a global team of over 6,000 visionaries, doers and makers. Our secret is people, and we have an inspiring and collaborative global force of them. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries by making useful things joyful. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, strive for more sustainable ways to beautify and bond, and do it all with not only confidence but determination.

Position Summary

Provide human resources leadership and support to assigned client groups. Responsibilities include providing guidance to leadership regarding employee relations issues, salary administration, performance management, organizational effectiveness, recruitment, compensation, and talent related issues. Communicate, deliver and influence against strategic human resources policies and procedures. Ability to impact strategic, operational and tactical issues for assigned client group is critical.


Essential Functions

  • Provide human resources leadership in all aspects of business strategy; with create and implement HR strategies and initiatives to create structure, business processes, performance systems, solutions and metrics to enable the assigned client groups to execute and achieve the business targets.
  • Provide location specific insights to help the Center of Excellence team at headquarters align overall strategies with location specific requirements
  • Effectively work with line management in strategically planning for and meeting business goals and objectives including all HR processes, programs and initiatives. Demonstrate ability to understand how the business operates from a commercial and financial perspective and apply the appropriate HR related solutions.
  • Build value-added relationships with the management team, providing solutions to workforce issues and offering alternatives for effective people decisions and actions. Influence and coach leadership and management in effectively managing human capital.
  • Develop strategic solutions to recruitment, people development and retention issues. Build organizational capability and bench strength, ensuring the right people are in the right jobs. This includes talent reviews, succession planning reviews, calibration reviews and performance management. Promote Competency models, performance management process and functional career pathing tools. Create development opportunities for employees and provide coaching.
  • Serve as a change agent and consultant to line management in support of Company’s vision, mission, values, culture and strategy. Support line management to ensure efficient and effective organizational transition.
  • Ensure legal compliance and mitigate the Company’s risk; provide guidance and directions regarding employee relations issues. Serve as a subject matter expert for customer groups; provide information and coordinate responses for legal issues; interpret changes in laws, guidelines, policies, and other related matters.
  • Promote Organizational effectiveness through identification of organizational redundancies, establish clear processes and communication; provide organizational structure solutions based on business changes and needs. 
  • Promotes the role of HR and enhances the credibility of the function; work collaboratively with HR team members within EPC to proactively share best practices, manage talent opportunities and decisions. Identify and proactively raise organizational issues and trends; diagnose processes, structures and approach; recommend alternatives for improved effectiveness
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Skills and Experience

  • 5-10 years of HR Manager/Generalist Experience in a manufacturing or production environment
  • PHR or SPHR Certification preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of federal, state and local laws as they pertain to HR practices.
  • Excellent human relations and verbal/written communication skills. Strong presentation and facilitation skills.
  • Must be able to prioritize, multi-task and manage time efficiently
  • Ability to work across functional lines seamlessly
  • Proficient in PC software, including spreadsheet, word processing and presentation software.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; client support skills, analytical skills


Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer. We do all we can to create a collaborative and diverse global team, where good ideas can thrive, and our colleagues can learn and lead. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We listen deeply and speak directly to create an environment that’s open to difference. We aim to bring joy to not only the products we create and the people we serve, but our colleagues across the globe too.

Nearest Major Market: Delaware
Nearest Secondary Market: Dover