Human Resources Director
Citizen Advocates has immediate opening for a Human Resources Director with a strong desire to join an organization committed to becoming the recognized leader of exceptional services and Employer of Choice in northern New York. Our mission is Making Lives Better, which includes the individuals we support and each of our 750 employees.
The successful candidate will possess both experience and passion for leading policies and activities that unite the organization to advance its mission and vision. Citizen Advocates is the leading provider of person-centered health and human services in northern New York, with a vision for strategic growth beyond the region.
The Human Resources Director will lead, coordinate and evaluate the Human Resources Department supporting the goals of the organization. The position requires a highly innovative Human Resources professional, possessing excellent communication, leadership and relationship management skills, who is looking for a new challenge to work in the rapidly growing health and human services industry.
The Director hold a key senior leadership position, regularly reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, and advising senior staff. This role will establish and set policies and procedures for the department, and for the performance management and hiring of employees. Applicants must possess understanding for proven recruiting trends to assure the organization has the necessary workforce to advance business needs and goals, and encourages staff development and retention. The Director will ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local laws and provides advisement on legal implications of HR issues related to discipline and employee grievances.
Required education & experience:
-Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or related field preferred
-At least five years of human resource management experience or equivalent of
-SHRM -CP or PHR highly preferred
provided by The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Location/Region: Saranac Lake, NY (12983)