Completed United States

The Company

This is highly attractive opportunity to be part of a global transformation. Our client provides consulting services to some of the world’s leading organizations, across a variety of industries. It is now looking to pull out its consulting services practice from under the umbrella of these industry verticals to form a central entity which will still feed into these groups, but also allow it to improve the effectiveness of the consulting population through improved exposure and development opportunities worldwide. This role is based in the Greater New York area.

The Role

This is a newly created position reporting to the Global Head of the Consulting and dotted line into the International Head of Human Resources. In this role, you will help drive both cultural and structural transformation to align with ongoing business goals. Supporting a client group of close to 1,000 people, and growing, and having a broader impact on the wider employee base (over 6,000), this individual will drive both the strategic and tactical operations of the HR function. This will entail the full spectrum of talent management, leadership development, organizational design and effectiveness, compensation and benefits planning and employee relations. Key to the success of this business will be the organization’s ability to stay competitive, attract, retain and develop the best people and to ensure engagement at every step of the employee lifecycle. This individual will be an ambassador of the global organization and set high standards in terms of practices, stakeholder management, a culture of performance and business partnership.  

The Individual

It is important that the individual has held global HR lead roles in a highly matrixed complex organization, preferably supporting a globally dispersed consulting client group. The individual will possess a good understanding of global delivery models and a proven ability to develop and drive people strategies which deliver support for a rapidly growing business. It is an exciting period of change for the organization and so experience of managing through periods of change and transformation is critical. The individual should thrive in ambiguity and be willing and able to take on challenges and switch gears at short notice. Strengths in building and maintaining key internal and external stakeholder relationships will be key. This role will suit a senior HR leader who thrives on change and wants to make a visible impact.

Unless the advertisement specifies otherwise, only HR Professionals who are legally able to work in this country can be considered.

Posted on 14 Feb 2018

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR
Professional Services & Consulting
International Coverage
Global HQ
North America
Global revenue
US$1-10 Billion
Solid report to
Global Head of Consulting Services
Potential upsides
Opportunity to make a real impact with the level of change and transformation involved.
Potential downsides
Need to feel comfortable working in ambiguity and changing tides.