Associate HR Business Unit Partner


Capterra, a Gartner company, is a free service to help businesses find the right software. We offer the most comprehensive list of business software solutions on the web so that you're guaranteed to find your best match. We're located in the Ballston neighborhood of Arlington, Virginia ­ mere blocks from the Metro and surrounded by nearby restaurants, parks, and the Ballston Commons Mall. We've been named one of the best places to work in the DC area by the Washington Business Journal, and Capterra has been listed in the Inc. 5000 for being one of the fastest growing companies in the country for the past 7 years.

About the Job

The Associate HR Partner provides human resources consultation and support to managers and associates in one or more BUs and assists in the implementation of BU specific HR programs and processes.

What you'll do

  • Provide HR support and consultation to managers and associates in BU(s).
  • Assist with the implementation of company-wide and BU specific HR programs and processes.
  • Coach Managers on the performance management process and the creation and implementation of performance improvement plans. Proactively manage legal risk; ensure clients' compliance with HR policies and governmental regulations.
  • Gain credibility by building collaborative relationships with the BU managers and associates and others in the HR organization.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures.  Make recommendations, provide solutions, and resolve issues as challenges arise.
  • Work with HRP team to drive annual salary, bonus/commission, and equity planning process with BUs ensuring highest performers are compensated in line with their business impact and contributions.  Collaborate with global compensation and benefits partners to drive local participation in local health and wellness fairs and annual benefits enrollment processes.
  • Collaborate with BU finance partner to ensure workforce planning alignment with BU budget and forecast cycle.
  • Open vacancies in a timely manner to facilitate the recruiting process and partner with recruiting to ensure a conscious deliberate approach to attracting and retaining top talent from both inside and outside the organization.
  • Communicate to client group(s) regarding HR initiatives through both verbal and written communication.
  • Coach Managers on communicating and implementing change within the BU.
  • Ensure organizational changes are implemented in a timely and accurate manner in partnership with HR Associates and HRIS.
  • Provide coaching and/or programs to address business issues related to areas such as workforce planning/selection, compensation, retention, organizational structure, associate development, succession planning and talent management.
  • Facilitate and/or train client groups as needed on HR programs and processes.

What you'll need

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 4-7 years of HR experience.
  • Ability to deliver HR programs to effectively address business issues
  • Effective coaching and conflict resolution skills
  • Successful track record of superior service delivery
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with team members in a matrix environment
  • Consistent demonstration of integrity, collaboration, no-limits mindset, objectivity, and delivering results consistently using global best practices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and effective presentation and platform skills required

What we offer

  • A collaborative, positive culture. You’ll work with people who are as enthusiastic, smart, and driven as you are. You’ll be managed by the best too.
  • Limitless growth and learning opportunities. We offer the excitement of a fast-paced entrepreneurial workplace and the professional growth opportunities of an established global organization.
  • Outstanding compensation. We offer a competitive salary and generous benefits; including a robust time off allowance and great “perks”.

If all this sounds right up your alley and you're ready to join our growing team, send us your cover letter and application, and convince us why you're the best fit for the job!