Harvard Human Resources is committed to enabling Harvard's world changing mission through inclusive excellence in Human Resources practices. We welcome applicants who bring varied experiences, backgrounds, and expertise to advance the work of the department in service to Harvard's mission.
Salary Grade: 058
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Solid business acumen; understands the business that they are working within
Knowledge of the organization/institution (Harvard) as well as local units
Labor relations experience with service and/or trade unions
Ability to engage, inspire and influence people
Effective team player
Strong interpersonal, communication, and customer service skills
Ability to develop clear, actionable steps in support of an overall business strategy
Ability to develop and deliver relevant, effective training programs to targeted audiences
Significant knowledge of HR policies and process (ex. Workforce planning and talent management)
Solid functional knowledge of employee relations and at least two other HR functions (compensation, recruitment, benefits, performance management, etc.). Demonstrated ability to cultivate relationships and work collaboratively and cross functionally within a complex environment and with all levels of staff. Proven record of influencing without authority and outstanding service orientation. Demonstrated knowledge/experience of labor relations with service and /or trade unions required. Spanish fluency preferred.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 52790BR
About Harvard University Administration
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.