Atlanta, Georgia

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Honeywell Building Technologies (HBT) is a leading global provider of products, software, solutions and technologies that enable building owners and occupants to ensure their facilities are safe, energy efficient, sustainable and productive. Honeywell Building Technologies products and services include advanced software applications for building control and optimization; sensors, switches, control systems and instruments for energy management; access control; video surveillance; fire products; remote patient monitoring systems; and installation, maintenance and upgrades of systems. Honeywell Forge solutions enable our customers to digitally manage buildings, connecting data from different assets to enable smart maintenance, improve building performance and even protect from incoming security threats.  HBT is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

We are currently seeking a Senior Director, Human Resources to lead human resources for our global Honeywell Security business unit. This dynamic position will report to the Vice President of Human Resources for Fire, Security & HBT Repositioning.  This position will be based in Atlanta, GA. 

Security Overview:  Honeywell creates trusted, proven security solutions that protect and connect buildings, businesses and people. From access control, video surveillance and intrusion detection, we offer robust, global integrated solutions for organizations to help protect staff and property, optimize productivity and comply with strict industry regulations all while reducing operational costs. Our goal is to keep people and places safe through software and products that are created with a secure-by-design approach.

About the Role:  This “hands on” position is responsible for leading human resources for this dynamic and transformative business approximately 1,000 employees.  You will be a change agent to drive a performance driven culture and set a high bar for the best talent in the industry. You will collaborate with key stakeholders to support metrics, track milestones, review projects and roll out Human Resources programs.


  • Partner with client managers to develop and execute both long-term and short-term HR strategies that directly support and enable business objectives.
  • Lead human resources functions through COE’s including recruitment, compensation, performance management, development and leveraging best practices and shared services across the global business platform.

·        Assess organizational needs of operating, business and functional units. Drive alignment within the business units to provide role and functional group clarity among roles.

·        Work collaboratively on the design, development and implementation of programs, policies and strategies to meet business needs and program goals.

·        Act as an organizational coach, who builds organizational capabilities, reduces complexity and partners with clients to maximize team performance.

·        Collaborate with client managers to design and implement the most effective organizational structures.

·        Provide timely, effective and direct coaching to client group managers, assisting in the development of world class, contemporary leadership skills.

·        Provide strategic coaching to key employees as related to succession planning, career path development, and performance management

·        Lead talent assessment for the client groups that are under the scope of the role including identifying key employee strengths and development needs in order to select, retain and develop key talent.

·        Lead succession planning & talent development strategies for the client group, identifying critical roles & preparing potential talent and pipelines for mentoring, training, etc.

·        Lead client group through critical HR operating rhythms such as annual talent reviews, salary planning and performance management.

·        Develop and drive strategies to attract, develop, engage and retain strong and diverse talent.

·        Work with leaders and employees to create a positive and engaging work environment.

·        Annually drive employer of choice initiatives based on feedback from the Employee Satisfaction Survey.

·        Foster and drive a performance driven culture.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or Human Resources related field with advanced academic and professional training preferred or equivalent experience.
  • At least ten (10) years of progressive HR experience.
  • At least two (2) years of global HR experience.


·        Ability to lead, drive change, and influence subject matter experts.

·        Strong business acumen and analytical mindset with the ability to lead, implement, and facilitate change.

·        Demonstrated leadership skills and process orientation.   

·        Experience in driving change and delivering bottom line savings

·        Strong ability to work in changing environment, and ability to think critically.

·        Balancing HR actions...demonstrate thought leadership and execute.

·        Ability to be effective in a highly matrixed environment, to effectively communicate with and influence all levels of the organization and drive change.

·        Demonstrated successful experience in working in a demanding, high performance work environment and team-oriented culture.

·        Must be able to think and act strategically, but also be willing to “roll up sleeves” for all HR functions.



Additional Information

  • JOB ID: req267353
  • Category: Human Resources
  • Location: 715 Peachtree Street, N.E.,Atlanta,Georgia,30308,United States
  • Exempt
Global (ALL)

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