Global Mobility Manager

Sensata Technologies   •  

Attleboro, MA

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 33 days ago

Sensata Technologies is one of the world's leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. Sensata's products improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day in automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine applications.

We are a rapidly growing company with $3.3 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 16 countries and more than 20,000 employees worldwide, including 900 people in mostly engineering, business development and corporate support roles at our U.S. headquarters in Attleboro, MA and Sensata's Regional offices are base in Hengelo, The Netherlands for Europe and Shanghai, China for Asia.

We pride ourselves on being a leading global company with strong, local decision making and innovative complex products that make a real difference. We have a reputation for unwavering integrity and offer global exposure to world-class talent and significant personal growth and development opportunities.


Sensata Technologies is looking for a Global Mobility Manager. As a key member of a global HR team, this role will assist in the development and execution of Global Mobility strategies, initiatives and programs in support of business plans and overall corporate objectives. This position is located in Attleboro, MA

As the Global Mobility Manager, you will lead and manage small Global Mobility team that provides administration and overall management of the relocation, expatriation and immigration processes. The function partners closely with the HR Business partners, the Talent Acquisition team and the Business Leaders, to enable the global movement of talent for the corporation. In addition, Global Mobility supports also international business travel and mobility related tax implications.

In this role, you will be expected to conduct a overall assessment of all of our programs, services, and vendors. In addition, we see this role driving the centralization and unification of the mobility program across the world.



  • Lead the mobility team in developing, maintaining, governing and delivering global mobility programs, processes and policies
  • Partner and monitor consulting and service delivery to ensure an integrated and seamless employee experience
  • Provide direction on complex issues, policy exceptions and service any critical situations
  • Define and maintain the strategic goals that support Sensata's objectives as it relates to Global Mobility, while also ensuring compliance with legal, tax and local employment
  • Integrate customer insight and internal partner feedback while actively addressing external market forces
  • Utilize best in class technologies to support all elements of the Global Mobility function
  • Creates and administers policies governing short- and long-term domestic and international assignments or re-locations
  • Works with legal counsel and external service providers to administer and ensure compliance with immigration requirements, including visas or work permits globally
  • Develops relocation packages and approves associated expenditures
  • Serves as a resource to employees, managers, HR Business Partners, Legal, Finance and Payroll for mobility (immigration / relocation / taxation) issues
  • Maintain a strong pulse on current market trends to ensure Sensata's program is ambitious, compliant, cost-effective and infuses standard methodologies into service offerings and technologies
  • Partner with Talent Management and Recruiting teams to understand and maintain a current forecast of global mobility needs

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant global mobility experience
  • Bachelor's degree is required and advance degree will be preferred
  • Experience in the International HR arena including some of the following: policy, process and procedure review/development and re-engineering; expat compensation and benefits, immigration and vendor management
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and implement company-wide programs and policies
  • Strong analytical skills