Associate Director of Human Resources

  • Location

    New York, USA

  • Sector:

    Law firms

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  • Contact:

    Jesse Basson

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Our firm is currently engaged in a search for an Associate Director of Human Resources at a prestigious law firm who will directly partner with senior leadership across the organization. The role reports into the Director of Human Resources, and requires a professional who possesses both executive presence and a propensity for people management.

This position possesses substantial exposure to employee relations matters across the firm, overseeing internal practices including talent acquisition, succession planning and disciplinary matters overall. It is additionally imperative that applicants are comfortable managing functions such as immigration activity and performance management initiatives at the firm. The former will require the prospective candidate to work closely with internal counsel in the processing of both visa and Green Card applications, while the latter will consist of heavily guiding management through their own employee appraisal processes. The role additionally partners with both the CHRO and Director of Human Resources, overseeing functions such as employee compensation and change initiatives internally.

Candidates applying for this opportunity must possess several years' experience as a Human Resources practitioner, truly tackling all facets within the space. Best-fitting candidates will hail from highly professional atmospheres that approach their own practices with a white glove. Possessing either a Juris Doctor or graduate degree in Human Resources Management would be a major boon toward a candidate's consideration as well.

This is an excellent chance to join a global law firm, where there is a familial dynamic among both attorney and staff populations. The ability to join a law firm that truly values Human Resources as an asset to the organization is a rare, rewarding experience that will further embolden the personal and professional growth of whomever is selected.

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