HR Director - New York City

Job Title: HR Director - New York City
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, New York, USA
Reference: RJ/12235b
Contact Name: Rosh Jayawardena
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 24, 2017 04:04

Job Description

Our client is an established leader among international Engineering consultancy firms, looking for an HR Director to lead a team in supporting a key client group.


  • Well respected global firm
  • Management position – 5 direct reports
  • Regional focus role


Reporting to the International HR leader, you will play a critical role leading the HR function for an assigned client group, with responsibility across the US. You will mentor and manage several HR Managers and there will be occasional travel. Your role is as a true business partner, working across staffing and recruitment, talent management, performance management and reward, HR reporting and budget analysis, and ad hoc projects. The role will have global relationships and requires a candidate who possesses a bigger picture, global mindset.


We are ideally looking for someone with a strong generalist/Business Partner background in a professional services firm. We are also looking for an individual who has the depth of HR experience in order to better serve the business, but at the same time, willing to roll up their sleeves in order to do the operational and implementation aspects of the role. You should also have experience in leading and developing a team. In addition, we are also looking for:


  • 12 to 15 years of HR generalist experience – ideally in professional services
  • Proactive, problem-solving mentality
  • Experience in leading a team
  • Strong stakeholder management experience


For further details please contact Rosh Jayawardena on Job Code RJ/12235b.


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