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Global VP of Human Resources

Luxfer Gas Cylinders
Riverside, California 92507
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Global VP of Human Resources


Location: Riverside, California

Position Purpose:

The VP of Human Resources will be responsible for directing all of the people functions of the Luxfer Gas Cylinders organization, with a heavy emphasis on acquisition and development of talent, building a high performance culture, and promoting employee team-working and engagement. The incumbent will also be responsible for overseeing compensation planning and labor relations around the world, while facilitating activities of strategy development and deployment, business planning and reorganization, and employee communication.

In this newly created strategic role, the individual will report on a matrixed basis to the President of Luxfer Gas Cylinders and the Luxfer Chief Human Resources Officer. The individual will work with the Luxfer Gas Cylinders global leadership to create a human resources environment where Luxfer can achieve its business strategy for industry-leading revenue growth.

Essential Functions and Activities:

  1. In concert with the Luxfer Human Resources function, drives our strategy and philosophy of “People Excellence”
  2. Continues to build a high-performance culture which incorporates the defined values of Luxfer: Customer First, Accountability, Innovation, Personal Development and Teamwork
  3. Builds, organizes, directs and evaluates the organization's human resource function on five major sites.
  1. Executes global programs to identify manage and develop talent within the organization.
  2. Assists or leads specific projects related to the training and organizational development goals of the Luxfer Human Resources strategy
  3. Personally, leads any external recruitment for senior positions
  4. Executes organizational design and development work to deliver improved employee engagement, productivity, diversity and work satisfaction throughout the business
  5. Participates in the development of Luxfer Gas Cylinders’ overall business plans and policy deployment as a HR strategic partner
  6. Develops progressive compensation and benefits programs to provide motivation, incentives and rewards for exceptional performance
  7. Defines appropriate policies and programs for communication, performance management, induction, and compliance with all relevant HR legislation
  8. Establishes credibility throughout the organization as an effective listener and a hands-on problem solver of people issues.
  9. Manages the budget and other financial measures of the HR departments, with an emphasis on standardization and simplification.


  1. Business Acumen.
  2. Communication.
  3. Consultation.
  4. Critical Evaluation.
  5. Ethical Practice.
  6. Global & Cultural Awareness.
  7. HR Expertise.
  8. Leadership
  9. Relationship Management.


Supervisory Responsibility

This position manages all employees of the department and is responsible for the performance management and hiring of the employees within that department.


This position requires up to 50% travel. Some of the travel is international.

Education, Skills and Experience:

 Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business or a related area. Master’s degree preferred.

  • 7+ years’ experience in progressive HR environment or equivalent as senior leader with a focus on talent development
  •  Knowledge of multiple Human Resource disciplines, including but not limited to organization design, talent development, workforce planning, social media management, compensation practices, employee relations, and performance management, is required


  • Strong business acumen, effective leadership and excellent organizational skill necessary


  • Effective listening, presentation and facilitation skills required


  • Proven expertise in recruitment of senior staff and executives is essential


  • Prior experience in working in a global manufacturing organization undergoing exciting transformations and significant business improvement very helpful
  •  SPHR Professional HR certification desirable

Luxfer offers a competitive salary along with a full benefits package. Including a 6% match on our 401k plan. We regret that no relocation is being offered in conjunction with this opportunity.

Luxfer is proud to be an EOE




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Global VP of Human Resources

Luxfer Gas Cylinders
Riverside, California 92507

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