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Human Resources Director

    • Job Tracking ID: 512922-657263
    • Job Location: King of Prussia, PA
      King of Prussia, PA,
      Philadelphia, PA
    • Job Level: Management
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: November 09, 2018
    • Years of Experience: 10 - 15 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Director of Human Resources

Our client, based in King of Prussia, PA, is a dynamic growth-oriented company, built on relationships with their clients, staff, and industry partners. They have been in the forefront of providing critical and technologically advanced engineering for more than three decades. What began in Philadelphia has grown to New York City, Boston, and Baltimore with plans to continue to expand. Their project history is rich with solving complex engineering challenges in data centers, high-rise office/mixed-use towers, suburban office buildings, college campuses, airports, shipping terminals, healthcare complexes and industrial facilities.

As the Director of Human Resources, you’ll find a rare opportunity to partner with organizational leaders to develop and promote people strategies that support organizational priorities. Our client is looking for an experienced HR leader who has a combination of compassion, drive and grit. This newly created position provides the opportunity to make a large impact on the company’s operations by developing and implementing HR best practices in the areas of talent acquisition, performance management, training and development, compensation, retention and more. The HR Director will take a leadership role in maintaining a culture that enables employees to feel fulfilled, perform at their best and provides them with career progression as well as continue to build on our positive employer brand.

If you’re eager to put your well-honed HR skills to work, be a strategic player in a high-energy workplace and make a real difference in the lives of our client’s employees, this position is for you!

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and direction in the areas of employee relations, talent acquisition and retention, salary and benefits, training and development, rewards and recognition, and compliance.

  • Provide coaching and counseling to members of the leadership team, supervisors, and individual contributors throughout the organization on matters of performance, careers, HR policies and practices and related topics.

  • Lead the planning and implementation of leadership development initiatives which includes succession planning, mobility, performance management, competency models, and reward systems.

Experience and Skills:

Education and Experience

  • 10+ years’ experience with a proven track record of accomplishments and progressive job responsibilities within human resources is required.

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred.

  • Strong generalist with successful experience both at the strategic and tactical level of human resources.

  • Ability to stay current with human relations, personnel policies, compensation and benefits and applicable state, federal and local laws is required.

  • The candidate should possess excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to listen well and communicate personably with all levels of management and employees.

  • Possess strong skills in relationship building, influencing, negotiating, analysis, coaching, listening and presentation, as well as project management.

  • SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or PHR credential.