HR-Client Partnership Lead Consultant

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Job Description

The HR Client Partnership Lead Consultant role supports the business, consulting with specific business leaders and their teams. This position provides support to the HR Business Partner. In addition to building relationships and developing an extensive understanding of the business, the HR Lead Consultant collaborates with a team of HR functional experts to implement Human Capital solutions designed to support the achievement of enterprise goals.

Works with internal and external resources to manage large projects within the multiple work streams listed below.

Builds relationships with client groups and provide on-going consultation. Actively work with business partners, Client Partnership and HR Centers of Expertise (COEs) to ensure that Client Partnership practices are understood and supported. Actively participate in the delivery of core Client Service initiatives. Also work with client to gain in depth knowledge of client business objectives.


Consults and provides responses to advanced client inquiries

Executes increasingly complex HR programs

Influence others through subject matter expertise

Human Capital Planning – allocates and deploys human capital to maximize talent investment and drive superior execution

Supports Client Partnership leaders with workforce planning for all clients

Analyzes data and oversee specific action plans

Where applicable, acts as the recruiting lead of the client team; may support agent recruiting plans

Talent Management – attracts, develops, motivates and retains key talent to support business growth imperatives in conjunction with the human capital plan

Supports talent assessment and development processes, leading data collection efforts and supporting and/or facilitating appropriate talent meetings

Partners with the Client Partnership Manager and business leadership team to drive talent management and employee engagement

Conducts strategic conversations, act as a consultant and oversee HR process execution strategy and execution oversight (performance management deadlines, salary planning, education and training, talent assessment guidelines and deadlines, engagement/culture survey preparation and action planning, etc.)

People Consulting – develop strategic business cases and analyses to support business decisions

Builds and maintains effective relationships with client group and leadership; provide HR consultation and recommendations to mid-level/upper-level client leadership

Acts as a resource to all organizational levels; anticipates client's needs and builds necessary tools and communications

Establishes an understanding of business problems or challenges by reframing questions or asking exploratory questions

Tailors approach to the needs and preferences of clients and stakeholders

Tactfully speaks up and takes a stand on controversial or new issues and approaches

Finds common ground and looks for mutually-acceptable solutions, builds consensus.

Supports change management efforts by developing change plans and communications as it relates to business strategy changes impacting jobs or any HR process changes

Partners with clients on execution of workforce transitions

Provides clients with coaching, training and guidance on Company policies and procedures, compliance, market practices, etc.


Regularly seeks and provides feedback to others in a direct and professional manner

Influences people not under direct control

Telling a compelling evidence-based story

Communicates openly and honestly

Job Qualifications

Bachelors Degree preferred

5+ years of professional experience in Human Resources

Professional with strong organizational, communication and administrative skills

Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Suite of business software preferred

Advanced knowledge of SAP preferred

Ability to facilitate development workshops

Ability to think strategically, conceptually, analytically and creatively

Strong project management skills

Advanced time management skills including ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize and organize

Demonstrated clear, concise and effective oral and written communication skills

Ability to establish, manage and leverage relationships with internal and external partners

Ability to analyze data and apply it to complex problem resolution

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that's just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you'll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

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