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Sr. Director, Human Resources

Location: Stamford
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

Responsible for creating and delivering policies and programs in the areas of recruitment, employment, employee relations, and equal opportunity employment in compliance with government regulations and company goals. Works with leadership to ensure Human Resources strategies and initiatives are in alignment with all short- and long-term business goals for the designated client group as well as the enterprise-wide guidelines. Combines HR mastery, industry knowledge, and business acumen to resolve complex HR issues within a fast paced and dynamic business environment. Responsible for support of a geographically dispersed employee base within the designated client group. Create, implement and enhance consistent practices to ensure stable service delivery that is aligned with company initiatives and enterprise-wide policies and procedures.

Work with senior leadership to develop and promote the human resources strategies for the assigned organization

Develop strong working relationships at all levels of the organization and consults with people leaders to ensure consistent and fair resolution of employee issues/concerns

Maintain credibility with management throughout the organization by serving as an effective listener and problem solver of people related issues

Partner with senior leadership in order to understand the business challenges and to ensure effective and timely HR support

Translate organizational strategic business objectives into supporting HR strategy and accompanying action plans for flawless execution

Evaluate and advise on the impact of new programs/strategies and regulatory actions as they affect recruiting, motivation, development, retention and performance of our employees in the designated client group

Analyze and evaluate the retention, performance and workforce productivity of the employee base identifying root cause and making recommendations for improvement

Manage recruiting and employee relations at the designated client group, including review and approval of hires and terminations and skip level corrective actions

Facilitate and support performance management, merit planning and employee surveys within the enterprise-wide framework and process

Partner with HR leadership and provide input in development of enterprise-wide HR programs and policies that support the needs of assigned business unit.

Ensure adherence and compliance with enterprise-wide HR policies, procedures, programs and guidelines.

Ensure compliance with all applicable local state and federal employment laws, including but not limited to FLSA, FMLA and ADAAA to minimize risk/exposure to the company and coordinate all required compliance activities in partnership with Legal Department

Hire, train and manage performance and development of direct reports and assist, as necessary, with the selection of supporting HR professionals

Participate in budget and forecasting planning and manage departmental expenses for the designated client group

Perform other duties as requested

Required Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to think strategically and anticipate future trends, needs and expectations
Strong business planning and forecasting skills
Ability to focus on overall strategy
Ability to communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward manner
Ability to communicate effectively with executive management and company personnel
Ability to effectively delegate and develop team members
Ability to effectively plan/manage/lead projects
Ability to supervise the work of others
Ability to mentor, develop and motivate team members to the success of the department and business.
Ability to deal with the public in a professional manner
Ability to maintain confidentiality of information
Ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure
Strong PC skills and MS Office skills
Ability to prioritize and organize effectively
Ability to show judgment and initiative and to accomplish job duties
Ability to work independently
Business Acumen
Demonstrated negotiating skills
Ability to analyze and interpret data in order to build a business case
Expert knowledge of local, state and federal employment laws and procedures
Expert knowledge of recruitment trends and technologies
Expert knowledge of wage and hour laws
Expert project management skills
Demonstrated communication skills including public speaking
Expert knowledge of staffing and employment practices
Expert knowledge of employee relation's procedures and applicable law
Knowledge of broadband services industry/subscription based business model

Required Education
Bachelor's Degree in human resources, business, or organizational behavior or related field

Required Related Work Experience and Number of Years
Human Resources Generalist experience, ideally in a multi-location environment with a large employee base - 10+
management experience - 7+

Preferred Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Preferred Education
Master's Degree Preferred
Certifications for Human Resource Professionals (PHR, SPHR) preferred

Preferred Related Work Experience and Number of Years

Office environment
Travel as required

Physical Requirements

Mental Requirements HGN800 311584 311584BR

Keywords: SPECTRUM, Stamford , Sr. Director, Human Resources, Human Resources , Stamford, Connecticut

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