Sensata Technologies, Inc. Human Resources M&A Manager in Attleboro, Massachusetts

The Human Resources M&A Manager will lead HR M&A activity for Sensata. As a key member of the HR team, this role will be responsible for conducting due diligence and analysis, driving integration planning, and execution and management of the HR M&A project plan. This role will report into one of two HR leaders, depending on which business the M&A activity is supporting. This position is located in Attleboro, MA.


  • Makes recommendations on HR strategy, deal model assumptions, purchase agreement terms and operational risks.

  • Represents HR to all areas of the company during integration, including senior leaders

  • Collaborates with HR Centers of Excellence, Shared Services, and HR business partners and business leaders to ensure accuracy and timely execution, resulting in successful integration process

  • Builds internal communications to support clear expectations, roles, business decisions, with minimal disruption to the organization

  • Partners with subject matter experts in HR, Finance and other departments to gather required information for analysis.

  • Supports HR business partners and cross-functional business teams on Org Design options for support of growth initiatives, where necessary

  • Tracks and analyzes HR costs and reports against due diligence assumptions, ensuring costs are aligned with purchase agreement or TSA terms.

  • Responsible for creating and/or enhancing the structure of the HR M&A due diligence process, including integration checklists, project templates, best practices and project management tools.

  • Responsible for creating and delivering an HR onboarding program for new HR members

  • Requires minimal oversight from the HR business leader during integration execution

  • May require having direct reports depending on acquisition and HR team members joining Sensata

Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Human Resources, Organization Development or Business required

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in HR is required, M&A experience strongly preferred

  • Strong sense of business ethics including the ability to appropriately handle confidential information

  • Knowledge and understanding of a variety of areas within Human Resources including compensation and benefits, performance management, talent management and recruitment

  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise with Excel and PowerPoint

  • Ability to travel 35% of the time both domestic and international during integrations

  • Strong ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Excellent ability to create and deliver presentations that are clear and compelling to all levels of management, including executives.


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Effectively interact with all levels in the organization and across cultures

  • Think strategically

  • Desire to learn and advance in a fast-paced organization

  • Problem solver with a positive attitude and ability to make appropriate decisions.

  • Maintain focus and follow through on issues until resolved

  • During peak times can require extensive hours

  • Excellence in critical thinking and decision making

  • Demonstrated ability to handle a variety of employee relations issues


Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.

Our Vision is to be:

  • A world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and electrical protection

  • Satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment

  • A partner, employer, and neighbor of choice.

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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 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 13 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.

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.

Note to applicants for positions in the United States:

  • Sensata is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action (AA) /Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Employer.

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