Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center HR Business Partner Associate in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Are you someone who enjoys partnering with leadership teams, helping them to optimize talent, organizational structure, business processes, and culture in support of delivering the business plan? Do you use your knowledge of client needs, employee relations, and talent management to help your clients achieve their goals? Do you proactively anticipate the needs of your stakeholders, identify opportunities to make meaningful change, and deliver timely results? If so, come and join us here at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

We have an exciting opportunity for anHR Business Partner Associateto join our midtown-based team. We are a diverse and passionate group who act as internal consultants to over 16,000 employees across the organization. Each HRBP works closely with their client groups to become familiar with the area’s priorities, goals, and unique position within the organization to help drive the business forward.

Does our opportunity sound intriguing? We invite you to apply.

You are:• Energized by working through complex problems; sifting through high-volume, often contradictory information; and probing to find the truth.• Capable of adjusting to your audience, synthesizing opposing points of view, and searching for what you may be missing.• Eager to take action and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with an action-oriented approach.• Able to use compelling arguments to persuade and gain the support and buy-in of others.• Able to lead or contribute to cross-functional projects and major initiatives.• Flexible in approach to meet the shifting demands of complex situations.• Collaborative in style, working across the organization to gather information and insight to solve multi-faceted problems.• Adept at making strong, timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.• Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.

You will:• Serve as a trusted and valued advisor for clients.• Analyze complex issues, design effective solutions, and facilitate change.• Provide counsel on a broad spectrum of issues and opportunities, including resolution of employee relations issues.• Clarify, interpret and maintain compliance with HR policies and procedures within assigned client areas.• Ensure consistency in approach across areas of the business.• Lead the implementation of new and existing HR programs and initiatives.

You have:• A minimum of 3 years of HR or related experience; preferably in a HR Business Partner/Generalist Role.• Bachelor's degree (preferred).• A track record of driving results, solving problems, and taking accountability.• Knowledgeable in employee relations issues, HR policy implementation, and investigations.• Ability to exercise excellent judgment and critical thinking skills.• Ability to build relationships, establish trust, handle conflict, and influence others.• Ability to see the big picture and be attentive to detail.• Excellent written, analytic, and presentation skills.



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Requisition ID2019-28213

CategoryProfessional - Human Resources