Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in Human resources, business, psychology, or related field.
Online App: 12902
Partners with assigned College(s) or administrative function(s) to establish and implement HR strategies, initiatives, and activities that will foster effectiveness and efficiency, while also will aiding in recruitment, motivation, and retention of talented employees for EKU. Consults with management and serves proactively as the HR resource/liaison with the department(s) to assess human resources needs, provide HR analysis, ensure compliance with applicable laws and policies, recommend HR solutions to assist leaders in managing human resources, and deliver HR services in areas such as Benefits, Compensation, Employment, Employee Relations, Organizational Design, Performance Management, Training & Development, and Wellness.
3 years of related work experience or equivalent, a strong understanding of the department(s) supported, analytic and customer service skills, exceptional communication abilities, broad HR knowledge, and the ability to translate customer operational plans and goals into HR capabilities needed to achieve results and implement change. Experience with employment processes, event planning and scheduling is desired.
Position Title: HR Business Partner
Posting Number: S00486P
Internal Number: 12902
About Eastern Kentucky University
Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, Eastern has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth. Situated near the heart of the Bluegrass, Richmond is served by a network of major highways that make Eastern easily accessible from all parts of Kentucky and surrounding states. Richmond is 26 miles southeast of Lexington, Kentucky. Interstate Highways I-75 (north-south) and I-64 (east-west) make the metropolitan areas of Cincinnati, 112 miles to the north, and Louisville, 110 miles to the west, within convenient distance by automobile. Richmond is also served by U.S. Route 25 from Southeastern Kentucky and Kentucky Route 52 from the east and west. The Bluegrass, Mountain, Daniel Boone, and Cumberland Parkways provide even greater accessibility by automobile since the city is located near the convergence of these arterial highways into the interstate system. Richmond, ...the county seat of Madison County, is one of the Commonwealth's fastest-growing cities, with about 33,000 residents. The community provides an excellent environment for the university student and boasts a regional shopping mall, theaters, live entertainment, fine dining, cultural events and activities, as well as many areas of historic and scenic interest. Fort Boonesborough State Park, birthplace of Kentucky, is located 12 miles to the north. Many other historical sites are within easy driving distance. Scenic and recreational areas surround this section of the state .