Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Senior Human Resources Business Partner in New York, New York

Senior Human Resources Business Partner

Job Posting Number: 20622

Professional – Human Resources

New York,NY

June 18, 2018

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 Details:

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s HR Business Partner team is seeking a Senior HR Business Partner .

We are:

A diverse group of individuals who partner with leadership teams to optimize talent, structure, processes and culture in support of delivering the business plan. We anticipate, identify, and respond to opportunities. We leverage our knowledge of client needs, employee relations, talent management, and talent acquisition to help our clients achieve their goals. We act as internal consultants with a broad knowledge of the institution and its practices.

We have over 14,000 employees at MSK and each area is represented by its own Business Partner, familiar with that area’s priorities and intricacies.

You are:

  • A problem solver, who can manage complex, high quantity and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.

  • Action-oriented and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

  • Able to persuade others and gain their support and commitment.

  • Adapt your approach and demeanor to address shifting demands.

  • A good decision maker

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.

  • A professional who has demonstrated a pattern of upward growth and a track record of results.

You will:

  • Engage with leaders to drive a people agenda that supports our business goals

  • Develop programs and initiatives to support business goals in assigned client areas.

  • Work with business unit management to analyze complex issues, design effective solutions, and facilitate change.

  • Create and maintain effective relationships and develop a strong knowledge of the organization’s structure, roles, goals and challenges.

You need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related discipline. Master’s degree preferred.

  • 10+ years’ experience in HR or related field, preferably as an HR Business Partner

  • A track record of results, problem-solving and accountability

  • Ability to see the big picture and be attentive to detail

  • Excellent written 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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