As an HR Strategic Partner you'll be part of a team that knows our work directly benefits Oregon State University's more than 30,000 students and 6,700 employees. You'll translate organizational priorities into actions that attract, develop and retain talent critical to the success of your clients. You'll be a key consultant and trusted advisor to leaders, maintaining literacy about their finances, operating position and culture. You'll build partnerships with university stakeholders and leaders to deliver employee services that add value and advance equity, inclusivity, belonging and diversity in all its forms. You'll be a change agent, helping the university and your clients take steps to achieve OSU's vision, mission and goals.
We value your experience advising leaders on complex matters from talent management to organizational development. Your prior actions to meaningfully address inequities, reduce bias and improve accessibility are also important in this role. Change management experience is valuable, as is your ability to facilitate difficult conversations. Our highly collaborative team will help you understand OSU and the academic environment. We offer market-competitive salaries and an exceptional employee benefits package that includes your choice of hybrid pension or defined contribution employee-directed retirement plan. Ongoing education for you and your dependents is encouraged, with tuition costs reduced to 30% of the per-credit resident undergraduate rate for many programs. Paid leaves include vacation, sick and family medical. We work mainly from OSU's campus in Corvallis, Oregon, with situational flexibility depending on client needs.
About Oregon State University Oregon State is an internationally recognized public research university that draws people from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. We are the largest university in the state with a total enrollment exceeding 32,000 and more majors, minors and special programs than any other university or college in Oregon. We have a steadfast commitment to engage in exceptional 21st-century teaching, research, discovery, innovation and engagement and to integrate that research and engagement mission with the delivery of a high-quality, globally relevant and affordable education for the people of the state and beyond. We are also passionate about collegiate athletics and are active in the Pac-12. About Corvallis, Oregon Corvallis is a picturesque college town nestled in the heart of Oregon's Willamette Valley, within 90 minutes of the Portland Metropolitan area, world class skiing, and the spectacular Oregon coast. You'll enjoy walking along the river while tasting local, fresh and organic products at our Wednesday and Saturday markets. Downtown Corvallis is only a few blocks away from campus. Almost all the roads have bicycle lanes. Don't have a bike? There's a free bus line that can take you anywhere in Corvallis. Many festivals or events are organized throughout the year, gathering students and the entire community. Please address questions to Carolyn Warfield, Director of HR Strategic Partners, at email@example.com
Typically requires a Bachelor's degree in a field related to the work and 5 years professional experience providing HR consultation and strategy; or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.
Bachelor's Degree in field relevant to assigned responsibilities and 5 years' experience providing human resource consultation and strategy OR an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.
Demonstrated experience leading broad organizational development initiatives.
Significant demonstrated experience defining and leading change management programs.
Proven history of helping leaders attract, retain and develop high performance teams.
Proven ability to influence high-impact decisions, provide critical feedback, and lead difficult conversations.
Demonstrated ability to analyze various data and make linkages across complex organizational or business concepts, strategy, structure and processes.
Demonstrated understanding of compensation strategy.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in youth programs may have additional criminal history checks every 24 months.
Some evenings and weekends required.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education, training and experience
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon?s natural wonders.Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state?s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.As Oregon?s leading public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State?s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offic...es, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon?s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs, including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality. For more information visithttp://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm.The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on the oldest building on campus.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.