Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
The Human Resources Business Partner provides proactive and strategic HR consultancy and coaching to leaders, managers and employees within assigned client groups to help drive business strategy and solutions. In coordination with HR subject matter experts, the HRBP will partner with client groups on matters related to employee relations, performance management, leave management, talent acquisition, employee engagement, workforce planning and management, organizational and leadership development, change management and compensation planning/implementation.
The HRBP will also provide support for the Compensation Management program as well as special projects as assigned.
Provide proactive and strategic counsel, communications, and HR support to assigned client groups to drive toward achievement of business goals through effective talent management strategies.
Serve as a resource for all employees within assigned client groups for any HR questions/concerns; directing employees to subject matter experts within HR as necessary.
Responsible for keeping abreast of the business objectives, initiatives and challenges of assigned client groups as they relate to workforce management by way of regular 1:1 meetings with department leadership, attending business unit leadership meetings and departmental staff meetings. Leverage this business intelligence by representing the perspective of client groups within HR to collaboratively drive and implement HR and organizational strategies/policies/programs/procedures in support of the business.
Effectively partners with leaders to build/maintain a positive employee relations culture and work environment by objectively resolving issues.
Conducts formal and informal investigations, documents findings and makes recommendations of course of action. Ensures consistent application of organizational policies and practices as well as applicable state and federal laws.
Maintains current and in-depth knowledge of legal requirements related to day-to-day management of employees, reducing legal risks and ensuring regulatory compliance. Partners with the legal department as needed.
Drive successful execution of HR programs and initiatives such as performance management, succession planning, employee development, employee engagement, and compensation administration by effectively managing multiple priorities concurrently through strong project management and effective communications.
Identifies training and development needs for assigned client groups and works with Learning and Development Manager to deliver and or identify training resources.
Serve as resource to assigned client groups for compensation questions based on a thorough understanding of BMCHP’s Compensation Philosophy and Guidelines. Assist leaders in creation/revisions of job descriptions ensuring accuracy. Serves as liaison to compensation manager on matters such as position grading and market analyses, promotional increases and equity adjustments.
Provide support to the compensation program including assisting with submission of annual salary surveys and other projects as needed.
May be responsible for full cycle recruitment for client groups during periods of high requisition volume including sourcing, screening, interviewing, and making recommendations for hiring external and internal candidates.
Within the HR department, make recommendations to improve work processes and help promote an atmosphere of continuous improvement.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in related field of study or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is required
Master’s degree a plus
A minimum of 5 years of experience in an HR Business Partner, HR Advisor or HR Generalist role required
Strong employee relations experience required
Additional experience serving in one or more specialized roles within HR such as Compensation, Organizational Development or Talent Acquisition
Previous policy research and development experience
Experience working in a Managed Care or Healthcare environment
Certification or Conditions of Employment:
Pre-employment background check
PHR or SHRM-CP certification a plus
Competencies, Skills, and Attributes:
Ability to develop and maintain an understanding of the business objectives and operations of assigned business units in order to proactively deliver strategic solutions
Ability to work effectively in an environment of change and manage multiple priorities concurrently through strong project management, systems knowledge, and effective communication
Problem solving and coaching skills that are broad based and reflect creativity in solving/resolving issues or change initiatives
Solid knowledge of applicable State and Federal employment laws and regulations
Ability to lead change and push against organizational obstacles
Strong influencing and relationship building skills with a philosophy of creating a high-trust culture
Detail oriented, excellent proof reading and editing skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including strong coaching, conflict resolution and customer service skills and the ability to interact and build relationships at all levels across the organization
Ability to work with multiple HR Information Systems
Excellent organizational, time management and analytical skills
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently managing multiple projects and producing quality results under deadlines
High level of integrity
Proficiency in the use of Excel, Word, PowerPoint and other office-related software applications.
Working Conditions and Physical Effort:
Regular and reliable attendance is an essential function of the position
Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment
No or very limited physical effort required. No or very limited exposure to physical risk
Limited regional travel is required including periodic travel to our Manchester, NH office
Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
Website : http://www.bmchp.org/
Boston Medical Center (BMC) HealthNet Plan is a not-for-profit managed care organization serving more than 250,000 members across Massachusetts. The health plan serves members across three product lines: MassHealth, Commonwealth Care, and commercial (Employer Choice/Commonwealth Choice). BMC HealthNet Plan’s MassHealth plan has been named one of the top ten Medicaid health plans in America according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) ’s Medicaid Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2010-2013 and U.S. News/NCQA America’s Best Health Insurance Plans 2009-2010*. The Plan’s MassHealth product has also maintained Excellent Accreditation status from NCQA since first being accredited in 2009.