HR Business Partner - Midtown
As a member of the leadership team for assigned customer groups consults with clients to develop and implement effective human resource programs, policies and initiatives designed to sustain a positive work environment. Participates as an active and involved partner in the development and execution of client-specific and organizational business plans and strategies. Actively supports human resources departmental objectives by collaborating with other staff, particularly specialists in functional areas of the Department. Acts as the primary point of service contact for the leadership group and employees on interpreting human resource policies, procedures, and practices. Consults with, coaches, and trains leaders on how to achieve operational and strategic objectives consistent with human resource objectives for the organization. May perform recruitment or other related duties at the assigned affiliate hospital. Three years of progressively responsible Human Resource experience, preferably in employee and labor realtions, with emphasis on experience in healthcare or other human service organizations. BA or BS degree, preferably in Human Resources, Organizational Development or another related discipline is required. Masters degree in Business, HR or Organizational Design/Development preferred. Successful candidates should also hold professional certification, either as a PHR (Professional in Human Resources) or SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources), or some equivalent certification in a related human resources field preferred. Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, a proven ability to work independently in managing multiple projects and excellent consulting and customer service skills. Must be a strong relationship developer, consultant and demonstrate the ability to deal successfully with inherent ambiguities and complexities of an organization experiencing significant growth and culture change. Must display strong negotiating, consensus building and facilitation skills and be comfortable in a team-oriented hands-on environment. Must be a creative and innovative problem-solver as well as a flexible, collaborative team player that demonstrates a high energy level, a great tolerance for change, and the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate at all organizational levels.