HR Director

Washington, DC
Mar 15, 2021
Mar 18, 2021
Human Resources
Full Time
Job Summary/Company: Sparks Group has partnered with a leading human-rights focused advocacy organization in DC seeking an HR Director to support the planning and design of HR programs and policies in a highly visible role. If you have a passion for diversity, equity, and inclusion, worked in the non profit industry, and have a strong understanding of all areas of human resources, apply now!

  • Plan, design, and implement HR programs, services and policies
  • Manage employee relations matters, including providing resolutions, pertaining to performance issues and compliance with union and non-union areas
  • Work with VP of HR and senior management to implement initiatives to enhance organizational culture
  • Produce best practices for addressing employee concerns, documentation, and ensuring fair practices in resolutions
  • Manage HR team including hiring, performance reviews, coaching, etc.
  • Help design compensation and benefit programs
  • Develop recruitment strategies
  • Update, develop, and implement organizational policies and procedures
  • Responsible for onboarding, working with leadership team to provide the necessary training
  • Facilitate cross-training and succession planning
  • Oversee budget planning
  • Maintain HRIS, ensure proper handling of employee records
  • Recommend process improvements where necessary

Qualifications/Background Profile:
  • Bachelor's degree and minimum 7 years' of experience or combination of education and experience
  • Demonstrated experience in leadership with nonprofit and diverse workforce
  • Interest and experience with diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives or other advocacy issues, including LGBTQ
  • SPHR or SHRM- SCP preferred
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Experience in developing and executing training programs
  • Experience with labor relations a plus
  • Ability to collect and analyze HR data
  • Experience with HRIS, including reporting
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws pertaining to all areas of HR

Qualified candidates should send their resume AND call Sparks Group for additional details. Please note, resume must include a valid email address in order to be considered. We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search, and your potential career path with Sparks Group!

Sparks Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy, citizenship, family status, genetic information, disability, or protect veteran status.

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