Director of Human Resources
Charlotte, North Carolina

Jones Networking is recruiting for a Director of Human Resources to join a Law Firm in Charlotte, NC. The Law Firm offers a competitive salary plus bonuses, generous health and wellness benefits, life and disability insurance as well as paid time off. This is a full-time, in-office position.

Responsibilities of the Director of Human Resources: 
– Responsible for the overall administration, coordination and evaluation of the human resources function.
– Drive and facilitate organizational change, guide and manage HR services, policies and programs for the firm.
– Develop and implement HR strategies and initiatives aligned with the overall business strategy.
– Maintain knowledge of industry trends and employment legislation and ensure firm’s compliance with federal, state and local employment regulations.
– Continually review and make recommendations to COO/CFO and Managing Partner for improvement of the organization’s policies, procedures and practices on personnel matters.
– Communicate changes in the firm’s personnel policies and procedures and ensure fair and consistent application throughout the firm.
– Oversee compensation and benefits plan administration.
– Conduct exit interviews to determine reasons behind separations.
– Consult with legal counsel on personnel matters, as appropriate.
– Train and coach supervisors and managers on people-management issues, including performance management, disciplinary process, training & development, employee relations, etc.
– Coordinate recruiting effort for all exempt and non-exempt positions within the firm.
– Supervise HR department staff.

Qualifications Summary of the Director of Human Resources:
– Bachelor’s Degree in HR or a related field is required.
– Minimum of at least 10 years of exempt-level Human Resources experience.
– SPHR and/or SHRM/SCP Certification required.
– Experience using Paylocity or relevant software.
– Demonstrate a high degree of initiative and follow-through.
– Excellent oral and written communication skills.
– Strong organizational and time-management skills.
– Assertive, self-starter.
– Ability to prioritize job responsibilities to accommodate an ever-changing, fast-paced environment.
– Knowledge of Microsoft Windows / Office and ability to learn and use various software programs.

Compensation and Benefits Summary of the Director of Human Resources:
– Competitive salary offered.
– Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
– Base life insurance paid by the firm plus supplemental options.
– Short and long-term disability paid by the firm.
– 401(k) with match.
– 20 days of PTO to start plus holidays and paid volunteer time.

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