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Career area
Human Resources
United States
Work Location(s)
500 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI
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Posted Date
Thursday, June 2, 2022
Working time

Ally and Your Career

Ally Financial only succeeds when its people do - and that’s more than some cliche people put on job postings. We live this stuff! We see our people as, well, people - with interests, families, friends, dreams and causes that are all meaningful to them. Our focus is on the health and safety of our teammates as well as work-life balance and diversity and inclusion. From generous benefits to a variety of employee resource groups, we strive to build paths that encourage employees to stretch themselves expertly. We want to help you grow, develop, and learn new things. You’re constantly evolving, so shouldn’t your opportunities be, too?

The Opportunity

The HR Analyst provides HR data, analytics and operational support to multiple functions within Ally. Supports the HR annual processes and activities and ensures compliance with HR policies. Manages timelines, team logistics and scheduling as necessary. The HR Analyst must be resourceful and flexible to meet the ever-changing needs of the company.

The Work Itself

  • Generates monthly HR transaction and headcount reports, audits, ensures data integrity and provides analysis for key metrics.
  • Manages the annual HR processes for the team, including: developing timelines and key deliverables, tracking of completion, consolidation and analysis for Performance Management, Compensation Planning, Talent Planning and Engagement activities.
  • Evaluates and analyzes data and information from HR reports to determine HR issues impacting the business unit.
  • Supports the annual performance management process in generating status reports on objective setting, mid-year reviews, and year end evaluations.
  • Investigate/reconcile employee data issues in performance management and the learning center.
  • Assists HR Business Partners in researching and investigating employee relations issues.
  • Facilitates the Resource Management process, including approval process for postings and new hires.
  • Partner with the HR Operations team to ensure compliance with ADP data management and administration.
  • Partner with Finance to ensure headcount and business plan alignment.

The Skills You Bring

  • Knowledge of HR disciplines and practices; minimum of 2-5 years of work experience in a professional environment
  • Be hands-on and own it
  • Be proactive and embrace change, being reactive doesn't work in our environment
  • Experience in Human Resources function
  • Detail-oriented individual who can be relied upon to produce accurate deliverables
  • Builds relationships and fosters teamwork: achieves mutual objectives by informing and involving others in solving problems and communicating changes
  • Effective Communications -- clearly conveys information and ideas both orally and in writing. Can interact comfortably and appropriately with more senior managers
  • Organization and Planning -- can orchestrate multiple activities at once to accomplish a goal; anticipates and adjusts for problems and roadblocks
  • Problem Solving -- Uses logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; can see hidden problems; looks beyond the obvious and doesn't stop at the first answer
  • Analytical Acumen --- Ability to work with, decipher, and present large sets of data

Experience and Skills Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree Required
  • Strong relationship management, collaboration and analytical skills
  • Functional/Technical Skills -- deals with concepts and complexity comfortably; has statistical skills using Microsoft Excel to analyze and organize data
  • Advanced MS Excel knowledge including complex formulas and pivot tables
  • Knowledge of MS Access, SQL, and/or other database tools helpful
  • Experience with Power BI a plus

How We'll Have Your Back

Ally's compensation program offers market-competitive base pay and pay-for-performance incentives (bonuses) based on achieving personal and company goals. But Ally’s total compensation – or total rewards – extends beyond your paycheck and is designed to support and enrich your personal and professional life, including:

  • Time Away: competitive holiday and flexible paid-time-off, including time off for volunteering and voting.
  • Planning for the Future: plan for the near and long term with an industry-leading 401K retirement savings plan with matching and company contributions, student loan and 529 educational assistance programs, tuition reimbursement, and other financial well-being programs.
  • Supporting your Health & Well-being: flexible health and insurance options including dental and vision, pre-tax Health Savings Account with employer contributions and a total well-being program that helps you and your family stay on track physically, socially, emotionally and financially.
  • Building a Family: adoption, surrogacy, and fertility support as well as parental and caregiver leave, back-up child and adult/elder day care program and child care discounts.
  • Work-Life Integration: other benefits including LifeMatters® Employee Assistance Program, subsidized and discounted Weight Watchers® program and other employee discount programs.