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Vice President, Human Resources

UniGroup

  • Location: St. Louis, MO

UniGroup is a $1.7 billion transportation and relocation services company with approximately 1,000 employees. UniGroup is the parent company of United Van Lines, the nation’s leading corporate mover, and Mayflower Transit, the most well-known name in the moving industry. Between the two van lines, UniGroup handles one in three professional interstate moves. UniGroup is also the parent company of UniGroup Worldwide, UniGroup Logistics, Sterling Relocation, and Trans Advantage. UniGroup’s headquarters are located in suburban St. Louis where associates conduct the operations of United Van Lines, Mayflower Transit, UniGroup Logistics and Trans Advantage, and provide centralized support functions for all of the operating companies including: accounting, facilities management, marketing and public relations, sales, human resources, legal services, and information technology. To better serve its customers, the company has regional service centers in eastern Asia, Europe, India, Costa Rica and South Africa.

Position Overview

Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, this position will serve as a key member of the leadership team and provide feedback, ideas, and solutions which will improve short-term operations and build capabilities to enhance long-term strategic organizational performance. The selected finalist will serve as a strategic business partner to the senior management team to impact all levels of the organization, and partner on a variety of Human Resources initiatives, including succession planning, talent management, employee relations, and compensation.

Qualifications

  • BS/BA degree required, MBA/MS degree is desirable.
  • SPHR certification is desirable.
  • At least ten years of progressively more responsible leadership background in Human Resources management, organizational development, talent management, succession planning, and related in a business environment is required.