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Avery Dennison Sr. Manager, Apparel Solutions Global Commercial HR Business Partner in Dallas, Texas

Company Description

Avery Dennison is Everywhere You Look!

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical, and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs more than 35,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2021 were $8.4 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Human Resources Manager to define and support global people strategies aligned to business and functional objectives. This role will provide HR Business Partnership to our Apparel Solutions Global Commercial Leadership Team.  The role will drive change management initiatives, employee engagement activities, facilitate talent management, DE&I, succession planning and retention.  The role will work closely with COE functions such as TA and L&OD to provide world-class HR service to key global business functions. This role will also partner with the Apparel Solutions Global Commercial Leadership Team to enable the organization's strategic vision and help driving the digital transformation.


  • Demonstrate HR values and handle HR related activities in accordance with company policies and legal requirements for Avery Dennison

  • Partner with global functional leaders to support organizational structure solutions based on changing business needs, such as facilitating organization changes/people movements and building talent pipelines

  • Drive the talent development and deployment for global functions through collaboration with the Avery Dennison global network, developing programs to support organization capabilities for the future

  • Provide managers in the business the right guidance to effectively handle complex people issues by taking a capability/performance based approach within the global context

  • Build strong work relationships with business leaders, and be able to influence and coach leadership in effectively managing human capital

  • Deliver HR leadership in all aspects of business strategy, promoting company values/culture and performance systems

  • Drive change management initiatives in line with the overall business talent strategy 

  • Define future learning opportunities to enable the use of digital transformative technologies

  • You'll work with the Total Rewards and  Recruiting  team to scope the required capabilities, target deep talent pools and build the overall team expertise.

  • Be a steward of DE&I in the region and promote activities and actions to improve our overall DE&I in the company

  • Provide coaching and development to assist the commercial  HR team in reaching their individual and business goals.

  • Act as a team role model and change agent.


  • Experience being an HR business partner for Commercial functions

  • Proven track record of delivering organizational solutions for global client groups

  • Experience working in a matrix environment

  • Proven track record of implementing, managing and solutioning key HR deliverables for Commercial employees

  • Creative recruitment and retention strategy specialist


  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s a plus

  • Minimum 8 years of solid experience resulting in business partner role, prior experience in fashion/retail environment a plus

  • Someone with OD/Learning/Talent Management experience is preferred.

  • Experience in a global multi-national company and a multi-cultural environment is essential

  • Demonstrated HR partnership at all levels in the organization

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high pressure matrixed environment

  • Able to demonstrate in-depth knowledge of strategic workforce planning, talent management/development and change management

  • Well developed analytical, problem solving and decision making skills combined with influencing and negotiation skills

Additional Information

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled