Southeast Toyota Distributors is the world’s largest independent distributor of Toyotas. The company was established in 1968 when Jim Moran partnered with Toyota Motor Sales to help expand the automaker’s presence in the U.S. market. Today, Southeast Toyota distributes vehicles, parts and accessories to more than 175 independent Toyota dealerships in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. The company helps its dealers sell nearly 20 percent of all Toyotas in the nation through innovative sales and marketing programs, customer service, accessory development, fleet sales, and transportation and logistics.
For the last 20 years, Southeast Toyota Distributors (SET)/JM Family Enterprises has been one of Fortune’s top 100 companies to work for! We are celebrating our 50th year anniversary as a privately held company that continues to focus on the core values instilled in the business by our founder, Jim Moran. SET’s Vehicle Processing Centers (VPC’s) include 2 Jacksonville, FL sites and 1 Commerce, GA site. The core business hours range from 6am – 4:30pm and the HR team flexes depending on how we can best support the business. SET is looking for a self starting, enthusiastic Human Resources Generalist/Recruiter to fill an immediate opening based out of our Westlake Vehicle Processing Center (VPC) facility in Jacksonville.
What to Expect:
HR Generalists on our team are expected to be collaborative partners within our HR team and the business. We also like to have fun! We work closely together in order to apply consistent practices at each of our 4 production locations. This new HR Generalist/Recruiter role will allow you to flex your creativity in building our centralized recruitment function for our VPC’s as well as lead the growing internship program. You will work closely with our HR Specialist to ensure successful onboarding and engagement activities take place including New Hire Orientation. You will also be expected to oversee our individual development programming and tools.
In this role the HR Generalist will utilize a proactive, consultative approach with customers; provide HR expertise and guidance in the areas of recruitment, associate relations, attendance issues, leave management and leadership coaching while also making recommendations to support business and HR objectives. You will be expected to apply creative problem solving and data analysis to address business needs and issues while utilizing a cultural filter in decision making. To be successful you must be a team player who demonstrates integrity, ability to influence, initiative, innovation and courage. The HR Generalist must manage themselves and others through change, demonstrate flexibility and adaptability.
Responsibilities will also include, but are not limited to the following: