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Requisition ID:  44672

Manager of People Systems



At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more and technology is a key factor in making more happen – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.


As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.



What we're looking for:

Great manager who provides support for People Systems and applications by serving as technical advisor and systems consultant to Global and Business Unit HR management team for technology systems initiatives.  Responsible for providing technical strategic planning and leadership for all HR functions within the Division.


What you'll do:

  • Act as liaison to Business Unit HR management team regarding current and future information systems priorities and developments.
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert and representative for the Business Unit on People Systems projects.  
  • Continually monitors HR needs and provides technical advice related to the design of new and/or modification of existing systems to meet business objectives and system requirements.
  • Manage and implement testing of HRIS, conversion of data and implementation of new systems/processes and train HR management and functional users on system utilization.
  • Identify strategic needs with guidance from various internal and external sources and provide solution-oriented direction. Build awareness with HR leadership for validation, qualification and/or quantification.
  • Provide liaison support for tactical issues between Business Unit HR and/or Corporate Payroll.
  • Provide business case analysis with Return on Investment (ROI) and Business Value Index (BVI) for Corporate/Division HR.
  • Provide tactical assistance to HR units for implementation of initiatives and ensure that proper and approved processes are implemented.


What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or a related field and 5 years of increasingly responsible experience in Human Resources administration or experience equivalent.
  • Knowledge of the laws, regulations, policies, procedures and practical application governing the functions of Human Resources.
  • Advanced proficiency using Workforce Management Software, Payroll Software (SuccessFactors, SAP, Workday, Kronos, ADP, etc.)
  • Knowledge of budgeting and expense control to plan, implement and maximize expenditure of funds while maintaining and improving quality standards.


What will make you successful:

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communications skills to effectively interact, negotiate, exercise discretion, judgment and diplomacy when dealing with internal and external customers, and executive management.
  • Ability to communicate with others in an antagonistic situation using appropriate interpersonal styles and methods to reduce tension or conflict and maintain professionalism in accordance with corporate standards.
  • Ability and willingness to accept responsibility and the desire and capability of motivating and directing the activities of others including a persistence and willingness to take calculated risk and the ability to stimulate new ideas within the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve results through team efforts, willingness to challenge established practices and draw relevant conclusions; ability to persuade, market and sell new ideas and the ability to work effectively in a diverse work group.
  • Ability to act as a managerial advisor on professional and technical issues with a view towards reaching strategic decisions; ability to manage conflicting demands for resources through negotiation.
  • Organizational ability to redirect skills to support new technologies while maintaining current commitments; ability to deal in a high-pressure environment, often in a crisis situation and render good decisions to resolve the problems.
  • Consistently proven ability to manage/implement projects and contribute to concept development


Other details:

  • Project relationship with project teams
  • Working primarily in an office invironment
  • Domestic and International travel requirements range from 15% to 25%



Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.


Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.