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Senior Human Resources Business Partner/Operations Excellence - Flexible Location in Secaucus, NJ at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 2/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Secaucus, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/17/2019

Job Description

Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better
healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope.

As a Senior Human Resources Business Partner you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You’ll have a role where you can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve.

 JOB SUMMARY

Partners with business/functional leaders at the mid to senior level to influence the design and execution of the business strategy by providing consultative support and leadership. Translates the business plan into talent and organizational plans and drives for results by building organizational capability and performance. Liaisons with HR Centers of Excellence and Service Center to ensure optimal HR collaboration and service levels to clients.  This HRBP role will support leaders with a National or Enterprise-Wide Scope.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Business Relationships

  • Builds relationships with mid to senior level clients.
  • Is a trusted and credible partner who anticipates needs and proactively recommends solutions.
  • Serves as an active member of the leadership team in assigned business/function and is able to influence and challenge others at this level
  • Has a solid understanding of current and future business trends, both internal and external
  • Serves as a coach providing guidance and consultation to leadership

Strategy & Planning

  • Consults with leaders to develop and execute business strategy to build organizational capabilities, behaviors, structures and process.
  • Provides strategic direction and influences at all levels in order to drive implementation of the strategy
  • Translates the business plan into talent and organizational plan (e.g. in conjunction with the HR Director (HRBP), contributes to the People Strategy for assigned business to include: organizational re-design, strategic workforce planning, total rewards solutions, succession planning and talent management, organizational development and employee engagement of workforce)
  • Optimizes transformational change efforts by providing consulting support, guidance and a framework for leading and managing change
  • Responsible for succession planning / pipeline to ensure leadership talent in support the business strategy
  • Partners with and influences HR Centers of Excellence and HR Service Center to ensure the business is receiving optimal service and value added programs that are aligned with business strategy.
  • Use outcome based metrics supplied by HR Service Center to identify trends and influence the business

Business Based Outcomes

  • Ensures strong leadership teams in place and plays a key role in recruiting senior level talent
  • Drives toward strong organizational performance as evidenced by business measures such as productivity, quality and service
  • Drives toward optimal culture that facilitates employees’ success.
  • This includes Engagement, Diversity & Inclusion.
  • Drives for high performance work environment that makes the organization a great place to work and delivers results

Supervision Exercised:

  • No direct supervisory responsibility
  • May indirectly influence and mentor other HR professionals

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education Preferred:

  • BA/BS in HR or related field; Master’s in HR/MBA or related field preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 8-10 years exempt level Human Resources experience, with at least 5 years as an HR Business Partner
  • Proficiency in MS Office products and HR systems
  • Strong Project/Process Management skills
  • Strong Organizational and Leadership Development skills
  • Understanding of state and federal labor laws and regulations
  • Highly developed and effective leadership and strategic influencing skills
  • Ability to work effectively with mid-level to senior members of the organization
  • Ability to travel 0-15% of the time (varies by assignment)

Competencies:                                                                      

  • Business acumen
  • Strategic agility
  • Drive for results
  • Decision quality
  • Managerial courage
  • Organizational savvy
  • Dealing with ambiguity

​Join us for competitive benefits and development opportunities in a progressive and supportive environment. Help us improve our service, and the experiences of our patients and colleagues. Work with us and together we can be better.

Your Quest career. Seek it out.

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