Executive Director, HR

  • Job type

  • Location

    Remote or Raleigh, NC or Fort Washington, PA
  • Profession

    Human Resources
  • Industry

    Scientific and R&D
  • Pay

    $180,000 - $200,000 + bonus + 401k + medical benefits
  • Closing date

    7 Jun 2024

A newly created executive HR role within a growing company.

Your new company

Our client is a global Clinical Research Organization (CRO) with a presence in more than 20 countries across the Americas, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Their mission is to contribute to a healthier and safer world by accelerating the development and commercialization of innovative drugs and devices. They are looking for an Executive Director of HR for their US business.

Your new role

Reporting to the Global Head of HR based in Europe, you will manage day-to-day HR operations in North America and provide strategic leadership and direction to the HR department. This position will be involved in every aspect of HR including the organizational policy and compliance, talent management, succession planning, employee relations, performance and benefit review, compensation, etc. Additionally, this position will collaborate with other regional HR leads for alignment of the strategies and processes across the international organizations.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Bachelor's degree in HR or a related field and preferably a professional certificate in HR.
  • At least 15 years of progressive HR experience with 10 at senior HR leadership level
  • Must have experience within a Clinical Research Organization or similar.
  • Proven experience setting up HR strategies in the US.
  • Strong compensation & benefits planning, and succession planning.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including presentation skills.

What you'll get in return

Working for an international organization dedicated to professional development and providing an excellent work-life balance, with a quality-focused, collaborative “one-team” culture. This company is growing and there will be good career development, and it offers a competitive and benefits package.

What you need to do now

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