Director of People Service/Human Resources (Full-Time)



Help us Bring the Fun Home as the Director of People Service/Human Resources!

With 8 Chicagoland stores and a 215,000 square foot Distribution Center, American Sale is a dynamic and growing retailer of home recreation products where we Bring the Fun Home. This iconic Chicagoland family-owned and operated business is looking for a driven and passionate professional to raise the bar and join our Human Resources department as a Director of People Service located at the Corporate Office in Tinley Park, IL. This position leverages deep HR expertise to effectively consult on a broad range of priorities, including workforce strategy, organization effectiveness and associate experience. Collaborates with company business leaders to deliver talent strategies that attract, reward, develop and retain our greatest asset - our people. Assumes a leadership role in developing a positive company culture that drives engagement and business results. A true generalist - both strategic and transactional - and a critical partner to business leadership.

What You'll Do...
• Lead talent initiatives for teams that support business objectives to drive results
• Collaborate with leadership to develop, lead, and maintain human resources-related processes and metrics that effectively address associate needs
• Provide expertise and guidance on issues involving employee relations, compliance, safety, compensation, benefits, talent acquisition, and workers’ compensation in partnership with managers to maintain consistency, reinforce a culture of well-being, and ensure actions are compliant with pertinent HR-related laws and regulations
• Lead the development and maintenance of a talent strategy and performance-based culture for teams by communicating, teaching, influencing, and supporting the execution of consistent processes and routines around performance management, talent assessment, succession planning, and recognition
• Lead comprehensive change management strategies to guide teams from current to future state, anticipating challenges and recommending solutions for complex problems
• Act as a trusted advisor to leaders; coaches, inspires, influences, and helps build leaders’ capabilities
• Stay informed of external trends within the industry that may have application internally

What You'll Bring...
• 8+ years of progressive work experience with demonstrated proficiency in all functional areas of HR
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience; Master’s degree and/or professional certification preferred
• Progressive Human Resources management experience and passion for a customer service driven business
• Ability to view the business broadly and connect business and human resources goals to help drive best-in-class associate experiences
• Ability to be an agent of change to influence teams to shift quickly as our business evolves
• Ability to take initiative, work on multiple projects simultaneously, prioritize as needed, and act with urgency, agility, efficiency, and effectiveness
• Exceptional interpersonal skills; ability to adapt style appropriately to ensure effective delivery to associates at all levels
• Knowledge of relevant human resources-related laws and regulations and the ability to conduct or assist with investigations maintain confidentiality and appropriately handle sensitive information

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $90,000.00 - $115,000.00 per year

• 401(k)
• 401(k) matching
• Dental insurance
• Employee discount
• Health insurance
• Life insurance
• Paid time off
• Professional development assistance

• 8 hour day shift
• Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:
• Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:
• Tinley Park, IL: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

• Bachelor's (Preferred)

• Microsoft Office: 2 years (Preferred)
• Progressive HR: 8 years (Preferred)

• Certificate in Human Resources, SPHR, PHR or SHRM-SCP (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

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Outlet Hours

Outlet Hours

Tinley Park Outlet

Monday - Tuesday: 10am - 6pm
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday- Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Store Hours

Store Hours

Bridgeview, Carol Stream, Lake Zurich, Merrillville, Naperville, Orland Park, Romeoville

Monday - Friday: 10am - 6pm
Saturday- Sunday: 10am - 6pm

Customer Pickup Hours

Customer Pickup Hours

Customer Pickup -
Tinley Park Warehouse

Monday - Friday: 10am - 3pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed


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