Dir - HCM and Analytics in Clearwater, FL at PODS

Date Posted: 11/29/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description


The HCM and Data Analytics Director will be responsible for identifying, evaluating, and directing HCM and all HR/Compliance system upgrades, evaluating and recommending business process improvements, and applying functional expertise in the implementation, enhancement, and maintenance of the HCM and other enterprise HR/Compliance applications.  This position develops and maintains customized and complex reports, dashboards and analytics around human capital.



  • Develop the overall HR/Compliance system strategy and roadmap
  • Ensure systems focus on consistency, scalability and data accuracy 
  • Design, develop and implement HCM system and other HR/Compliance solutions to meet business requirements
  • Serve as a strong consultative partner to business and functional leaders to continuously improve and connect systems to provide a more seamless associate and candidate experience
  • Identify opportunities for automation and reduction of manual processes and partner with teams on implementation of solutions
  • Develop reports and dashboards that meet the business needs for Talent Acquisition, Total Rewards, HR Operations and Learning & Development as well as HR overall dashboard.
  • Lead the HCM and Data Analytics team ensuring day to day system support is balanced with strategic enhancements, projects and reports.   
  • Establish process for managing quality through all development stages and maintain up to date documentation of system functions, processes and capabilities. 
  • Develop and promote continuous learning with the HCM and data analytics team
  • Provide support for HCM and other HR/Compliance solutions, including implementing changes and upgrades.
  • Develop and sustain appropriate controls to maintain reliable data and enable scalable reporting 
  • Work alongside IT department to meet the needs of the business
  • Oversee sourcing new software programs, implementation, contract renewals, and external vendor management. 
  • Responsible for working with VP procurement for all vendor contracts around systems HR utilizes 
  • Responsible for HR compliance reporting both internally and externally at the local, state, and federal level.



  • Typically reports to Management.   Direct supervisor job title(s) typically include: SVP Human Resources  
  • Job is directly responsible for managing other employees (e.g., hiring/termination and/or pay decisions, performance management).

Job Requirements

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Essential Skills, Abilities and Example Behavior(s)

  • THINK STRATEGICALLY: Able to see the "big picture" and be future-thinking; Able to anticipate future trends and consequences accurately; Able to take a broad perspective; Able to create a vision of organizational objectives; Able to make decisions based on long-term company goals
  • COLLABORATE: Able to act as part of a larger team outside of the immediate department or group; Able to understand the importance of working with peers in other areas or management to reach "best practice" solutions for the organization; Able to inform and seek information to anticipate and consider the impact of decisions or actions on the overall organization
  • DELIVER QUALITY RESULTS: Able to deliver top quality service to all customers (internal and external); Able to ensure all details are covered and adhere to company policies; Able to strive to do things right the first time; Able to meet agreed-upon commitments or advises customer when deadlines are jeopardized; Able to define high standards for quality and evaluate products, services, and own performance against those standards
  • SOLVE PROBLEMS: Able to apply both rational and creative processes and approaches to identify root causes of problems and solutions through the job, special assignments, training, or external activities
  • INFLUENCE: Able to use effective communication and interpersonal skills to convince others to accept ideas or goals (with or without the formal authority of a higher position); Able to gain agreement and commitment from others to support and implement methods or processes
  • TAKE INITIATIVE: Able to exhibit tendencies to be self-starting and not wait for signals; Able to be proactive and demonstrate readiness and ability to initiate action; Able to take action beyond what is required and volunteers to take on new assignments; Able to complete assignments independently without constant supervision
  • BE PROFESSIONAL: Able to project a positive, professional image with both internal and external business contacts; Able to create a positive first impression; Able to gain respect and trust of others through personal image and demeanor
  • PROFICIENT COMPUTER USER: Able to keyboard, navigate a desktop, type,  perform data entry  and use required software applications to produce basic correspondence, electronic communication, presentations and maintain spreadsheets and databases. Able to operate  general office equipment including company telephone system 


JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Education & Experience Requirements

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
  • 10+ years within HCM system with at least 5 years of leading a team and developing the strategy
  • Experience leading system RFPs and implementations
  • Working knowledge of data privacy laws
  • Experience preparing and presenting summary information and proposals to Sr. Leadership
  • Experience developing, managing, and coaching teams
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and fast change with ability to adapt as needed
  • Experience and proven success in developing fit for purpose, technology-enabled systems and processes
  • Expertise in project management
  • Exceptional analytical reasoning and problem solving capabilities with demonstrated abilities to think creatively and strategically to solve and answer key business questions/problems
  • A results-oriented leader with a strong customer service focus and collaborative approach
  • Self-starter with a proactive approach
  • Must be a team player who is willing to role up their sleeves
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