HR Business Partner

AGI SureTrack

Dates

Closing: April 30, 2021

Posted: March 12, 2021

Location

Lenexa, KS, US

Job Department

Human Resources

To apply for this position, please send your resume to careers@aggrowth.com. Please use the job title as the subject line for reference.

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About AGI

AGI is a global food-based infrastructure company publicly traded in Canada. With over 3,800 employees and over 30 global manufacturing brands, AGI is a leading provider of equipment and technology solutions for agricultural commodities including seed, fertilizer, grain and feed systems and an expanding platform for food processing facilities.

Today, AGI’s product portfolio also includes cutting edge solutions that leverage IoT enabled devices, sensor technology and cloud computing.  The AGI SureTrack product is an independent hardware and software platform that brings together data across the farm, in real time, and provides customers with the ability to manage their crop production, manage their overall business, and market their grain based on content and robust traceability.  With a customer base that includes Growers, Ag Retail, Grain Buyers and Food Processors, AGI SureTrack is an independent farm operating platform, with supply chain visibility and complete crop management.

The Opportunity

The HRBP partners with the Business Unit leader to direct and guide all Human Resource activities in support of executing on business strategy.  The HRBP is responsible for delivery of all local HR requirements including talent acquisition, onboarding, performance management, employee development, organizational design, benefits administration, and employee relations, among other HR activities.

The Team

This role will report to the Divisional General Manager and the US Director of Human Resources. HRBP will partner with operations in the analysis and control of occupational hazards and provide safety support to safety leads and employees. The HRPB will also work with Corporate HR to roll out various HR initiatives and continuously improve the employee experience.

Responsibilities

  • Provides a level of customer service that emphasizes accessibility, integrity, trustworthiness, confidentiality, respect, and dignity as well as ensures fair and equal treatment of all employees. Engages employees and supports operational focus.
  • Partners with Business Unit leadership on workforce planning activities.
  • Supports talent acquisition activities for local hiring managers aligning with including conducting interviews, providing assessments, and facilitating onboarding activities.
  • Provides tools and coaching regarding employee development, performance management and succession planning.
  • Assists with employee relation issues and terminations including unemployment claims.
  • Works with Corporate Human Resources and Business Unit management to support a wide variety of employee activities.
  • Prepares HR and management documents, maintains accurate employee files, electronic records, and documentation.
  • Ensures understanding and follows up on completion of HR forms and benefits explanations. Reviews and prepares government required reporting documents such as OSHA, Medicare, and EEO1 reporting.         
  • Adheres to Company policies and procedures covering the privacy of and access to employee information in compliance with federal and state laws and Company privacy practices.
  • Performs additional related duties as requested or required.

Qualifications

  • Equivalent to a BA Degree in HR Management, Safety, Training, Business Administration, or related field.  SHRM-CP and/or PHR certification preferred. 
  • Knowledge of related state and federal employment law required.
  • 4 to 6 years’ experience in an HR role supporting an organization of similar scope.  HRIS and payroll experience would be an asset.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and ability to demonstrate tact and discretion.       
  • Attention to detail and ability to prioritize and manage time well                       
  • Customer service and follow up                        
  • Experience with both salaried and hourly employees, and their respective needs
  • Experience identifying talent, helping them grow (identifying both strengths and weaknesses)
  • Working in a matrixed organization
  • Self-directed and results-oriented
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • Valid driver’s license required.

How to Apply

Apply today! Click the Apply Today button above or email careers@aggrowth.com with your cover letter and resume and note the job you’re applying for in the subject line.

We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue in the interview process will be contacted.

AGI is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.