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Posted: Sunday, March 12, 2017 11:21 AM

Dewberry is a leading, market:facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether youA?re an experienced professional or a new graduate, youA?ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call A?Dewberry at Work,A? that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half:century. The HR Generalist/Sr. Generalist leads and manages the people related agenda supporting Operational Leadership. Working with Operational Leadership, the HR Generalist/Sr. Generalist development plans for key/high potential employees to ensure readiness for strategic promotions. The HR Generalist/Sr. Generalist serves as a support member of the operational management team of internal clients. The HR Generalist/Sr. Generalist actively supports discussions and drives best practices from different functions in the organization. The generalist supports and ensures focus over people management.Manages progressively more complex HR issues with the line managers in the business unitCoaches managers in dealing with employees issuesHandles difficult situations in the business unit and trains managers in employee relationsDrives the HR Strategy in close cooperation with line managersDevelops line managers in their leadership and management skillsActs as a primary point of contact for the employees and managers in the business unitProactively drives HR Processes and Corporate Culture with the business unitsManages complex and difficult HR Projects cross:functionallyWork collaboratively with other HR leads and understand their function/ role and how it partners with this role.Builds a strong business relationship with the internal client and employees with a primary focus employee engagement and retentionActively identifies gaps, proposes and implement changes necessary to cover risksFacilitates the management team to bring best solutions for employees while balancing company needsActs as the performance improvement driver and drives positive changes in the people managementDrives focus for succession plans of key talents and key job positions in support of Operational LeadershipChallenges the organizational structure of the internal client and proposes changesActs as a member of the HR Management TeamDoes required periodic travel to Operational team meetings and this person should endeavor to be in each of their business unit locations at least once annuallyCommunication SkillsPresentation SkillsNegotiation SkillsHR Practices SkillsHR Procedures KnowledgeDifficult situation solving SkillsPrevious experience in Human Resources ManagementTeam PlayerProject Management and Change Management SkillsStrong Business AcumenStrong Time Management and Priorities Management SkillsAnalytical and Problem Solving SkillsLabor Law Knowledge SkillsPHR Certification or pursuit of certification within first year preferredAt least 3 years of progressive employee relations and/or relevant HR work experience preferred *At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.*Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigativ


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