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Employee Engagement Specialist

Company:  Exemplis
Department:  Human Resources (HR)

Cypress, CA, US, 90630

Position Summary:

We are a big believer that we can work hard AND have fun!  We are looking for a positive and enthusiastic culture champ that can help us keep our values alive and deliver unique & engaging experiences to our employees. 

Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for executing strategic employee programs and engagement activities across all locations, such as employee events, volunteering initiatives, coordinating company parties, community partnership benefits, and other events
  • Amplify the values and culture of Exemplis.
  • Oversee the delivery of our pulse engagement survey, including working with our business partner team on action planning
  • Administer employee recognition, appreciation, and engagement programs, including our community service programs 
  • Support the development company newsletter content and weekly Internal Communication e-mail updates in accordance with brand guidelines
  • Plan and deliver unique employee events and experiences for our employees
  • Develop and implement an annual calendar of events and corresponding budget
  • Lead planning meetings with engagement committees at each brand / location 
  • Manage vendor relationships with caterers, events halls, etc.  Conduct venue research, participate in contract negotiations.
  • Support the development of social media content; monitor and respond to postings on sites.  
  • Spread the positive vibe!

Qualifications, Skills and Education

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years’ experience in event planning,  communications and employee engagement
  • Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Psychology (I/O), related degree or equivalent work experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree a plus
  • Ability to build strong relationships inside and outside of the organization
  • Excellent project management skills; organized, resourceful, excellent follow-through, detail-oriented, and able to prioritize.
  • Passion for people!

About Us:

Exemplis is the fastest-growing office furniture and e-commerce company in the industry! We’re an entrepreneurial company offering infinite possibilities. Being a one-stop-shop means our customers can have everything they need to create exactly what they want. Our world-class customer service, fastest shipping, biggest textile program, and award-winning designs have made us the industry leader for over 25 years. Our SitOnIt Seating brand was created to give our customers what they want, how they want it, when they want it. Today, we’re constantly reimagining how space, textile, and design can help everyone—from medical offices to Fortune 500 companies to home offices across North America—get more out of their day.

People are at the core of our business, and on our team, everyone makes an impact. We absolutely owe our success to our incredible group of talented employees who bring equal parts skill, passion, drive – and of course, fun -- to the table each and every day. We have created a workplace that is inclusive and diverse -- where everyone can be their authentic self, and where that authenticity is celebrated. By creating an environment where people from every background can thrive, Exemplis becomes a better and more successful company.

We’re proud to be a company that gives back to the very communities that our team members live and work in. Our giving ethos focuses on three buckets of impact: sustainability, community outreach and transparent operations. From donating lobby seating to medical clinics in low-income neighborhoods—to our yearly giving week and toy drive for Toys for Tots – we believe collaboration, kindness and authenticity are essential to our humanity.

Exemplis is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and our company adheres to the equal employment opportunity guidelines set forth by federal, state and local laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, national or ethnic origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws that is not related to job requirements.

Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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