27 days old

Sr. Human Resources Director

American Physical Therapy Association
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is an individual membership professional organization representing more than 100,000 member physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs), and students of physical therapy. APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.

This position is r
esponsible for providing leadership in developing and executing human resources strategy in support of the overall business plan and strategic direction of the organization, specifically in the areas of succession planning, talent management, change management, organizational and performance management, training and development and compensation. Areas of responsibility include employment, recruiting, compliance, employee and labor relations, training, benefits, and employee services in support of making the organization a great place to work. Specific emphasis on strategic role in ensuring that staff members are able to conduct their work as effectively and efficiently as possible in support of the organization and association priorities.

  • Participate in strategic discussions on the management of the organization, with specific focus on ensuring that the organization has in place the most effective human resource systems to deliver the organization’s strategies.

  • Develop comprehensive strategic recruiting and retention plans to meet the human capital needs of strategic goals Prepares written and verbal reports, presentations, articles and documents for various audiences

  • Provide overall leadership and guidance to HR function by overseeing talent acquisition, onboarding, career development, succession planning, retention, training and leadership development, compensation and benefits.

  • Develops and monitors Association’s salary and benefits budgets and HR department budgets in collaboration executive staff and presents changes to COO/CEO for approval

  • Oversees staff professional development and helps determine internal and external training needs.

  • Acts in collaboration with association leadership to plan for and execute new or evolving professional development opportunities in accordance with strategic needs of the organization

  • Manage Human Resources Department and human resources staff



  • Advanced degree or equivalent combination of education and related experience
  • 10+ years in professional level human resource position
  • Association background in Human Resources preferred
  • SPHR Certification preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated competency in organizational leadership and management of human resources and business services
  • Experience in facilitating change management programs related to a move to a new association headquarters a plus
  • Experience in recruitment, retention and staff development, programming and management

Equal Opportunity Employer

Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: jobs@apta.org


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