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HR Compliance, Senior Analyst

Date: Apr 3, 2021

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117


Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.

Req. ID: 19629 


PURPOSE: The Senior Human Resource Compliance Analyst serves as a business partner to the HR team to ensure practices, policies and employment processes are effectively implemented. This includes assisting with design and implementation of Lincoln Electric’s strategy in areas of inclusion, recruitment, hiring, promotion, and termination practices. This role also manages and administers Affirmative Action and EEO programs for all U.S. locations, providing guidance and assistance in accordance with regulatory guidelines. 



  • Analyze and evaluate diversity/equal employment opportunity (EEO) and affirmative action programs, employment eligibility (via E-Verify) and other practices, policies and related topics to ensure compliance with government legislation and organizational goals.
  • Serve as project manager for regulatory submissions to government agencies including AAP, EEOC, and OFCCP.
  • Analyze and interpret data and communicate with staff and management regarding organizational compliance issues and opportunities. Serve as a consultant in the area of compliance.
  • Evaluate existing processes and procedures to identify, determine and address data and/or process gaps.
  • Collaborate with HR team to develop and implement improvements in recruitment and other programs to ensure compliance with diversity/EEO goals and regulations.
  • Develop systems to audit HR programs for compliance. Conducts readiness checks, analyzes results and recommends solutions.
  • Manage relationships with multiple vendors including legal firms, technology providers, and service providers.
  • Responds and coordinates activities associated with compliance evaluations and audits
  • Manage relationships with multiple vendors including legal firms, technology providers, and other service providers.
  • Act as an HR Compliance subject matter expert on organization wide projects.
  • Consults with HRIS on technology needs.
  • Conducts HR compliance due diligence for potential acquisitions.
  • Assumes additional responsibilities and performs special projects in support of the Company’s 2025 Strategy.



  • BA/BS Degree preferred with a minimum of 5 years of work experience in Human Resources, Compliance, Audit or other related areas. High School diploma with 10 years’ experience with same disciplines will be considered.
  • Knowledge of human resources laws and employment practices required.
  • Experience with management of AAP’s, EEO and Vets reporting.
  • Demonstrated skills relating to attention to detail, problem solving, organizing and managing multiple priorities. 
  • Proven communication skills with ability to consult, collaborate, and facilitate. Experience effectively presenting complex subjects and conducting training.
  • Extensive and complex data analysis skills with advanced experience in database management and Excel.
  • Previous exposure to the development of inclusion and diversity metrics/programs a plus.
  • Practical experience with SuccessFactors preferred.
  • Prior experience participating in OFCCP audits preferred.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!


Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.


Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Human Resources 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


EOE, including disability/veterans

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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