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Director, HR Business Partner

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., headquartered globally in Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachy
Milpitas, California 95035
  • Job Status
    Full Time

We are looking for people who are passionate about our vision: a world without fear of cancer. Varian is in the midst of a major transformation both strategically and culturally. As the HR Business Partner leader for our Particle Therapy group you will work as a trusted advisor and partner with the General Manager and senior leadership team of a high growth, global business unit to build programs that scale the organization and build high performing teams. Reporting to the SVP of People, Places, and Communications, this position oversees HR Business Partners, providing strategic HR Business Partner support to senior business leadership teams. 


As a strategic HR Business Partner your focus will be on providing:

  • Performance Consultancy:  Engagement & Culture, Performance management and strategy alignment;
  • Change Expertise: Innovation and Change Management, Organizational Capability;
  • Talent Advisement: Talent Assessment, Succession planning & retention and Talent/Leadership Development;
  • and HR Expertise: Diversity & Inclusion, Organizational Compliance, Employee Relations and leveraging the Centers of Expertise.

Responsibilities include:

  • Partner with business leaders to create high performing organizations with a focus on employee engagement and team effectiveness
  • Communicate, advocate and ensure understanding of planned organization strategy and programs to business clients and HR business partners.
  • Partner with geo, country, and functional HRBP’s as needed to ensure seamless and coordinated efforts across the organization.
  • Ensure business needs are translated into HR initiatives.
  • Key point of contact for HR strategic initiatives, ensuring programs deliver desired outcomes (eg. incentive plans drive financial performance).
  • Leads initiatives regarding workforce planning, succession planning, and key talent development.
  • Delivers meaningful analytics to inform business decisions.
  • Ensures HRBP’s and HR Functional leaders understand, acknowledge, and follow up on all HR metrics and are committed to taking action where needed.
  • Collaborates with the Centers of Expertise (CoEs) and HR Services to ensure optimal service and program delivery with localized variations as needed.
  • Monitors legislation that may affect programs and policies.
  • Ensures that line businesses have HR strategic support and clear communication channels with HRBPs. Selects, develops, and manages staff to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Requirements

  • Exceptional coaching skills and the confidence to influence key decision makers
  • A result-oriented individual with a global, collaborative and solutions driven mindset.
  • Experience building networks and effectively communicating in a matrixed, global business environment.
  • Skills to facilitate and drive meetings and discussions to deliver productive outcomes to diverse audiences
  • Ability to interpret business context, decode stakeholder expectations and translate business and HR trends to translate into organization actions
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with ability to organize and analyze data and recommend data-driven solutions
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment; experience in high tech or medical device greatly preferred
  • Bachelors’ degree and at least 10 years of HR experience and management/supervisory experience preferred.

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Posted: 2018-11-07 Expires: 2018-12-07

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., headquartered globally in Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachy

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Director, HR Business Partner

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., headquartered globally in Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachy
Milpitas, California 95035

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