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Human Resource Business Partner/Generalist

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Scrum Alliance, Inc.
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About Scrum Alliance

Founded in 2001, SCRUM ALLIANCE® is the leading global nonprofit professional membership and certification organization in the Agile community. Scrum Alliance is a nonprofit association with more than 500,000 members worldwide. Its vision is to "Transform the World of Work” with a mission to guide and inspire individuals, leaders, and organizations with practices, principles, and values that create workplaces that are joyful, prosperous, and sustainable.  For more information, please visit

Job Summary

Join the Director of Talent and Organizational Development and the HR administrative department in supporting the people and teams of a growing organization. The HRBP/Generalist will bring a unique blend HR best practices, organizational psychology, communications, and business acumen skills to support the organization and its internal stakeholders.

    Areas of Responsibility


    HR Business Partner

    • Partner with the Director of Talent & Organizational Development to support all business units.
    • Operate as a trusted business partner by providing cross-functional HR advice, counsel and problem solutions.
    • Regularly meet with organizational members to understand impediments and opportunities.
    • Identify early on potential employee-relations issues and take necessary action.
    • Assist teams and individual contributors in responding to conflict resolution and change.
    • Coach and develop managers and non-executive directors to improve leadership performance.
    • Partner with teams to help them navigate the performance management process.
    • Assist with the development of career mapping and career bands to support overall compensation strategy.
    • Coordinate and/or conduct employee-relations activities and programs including but not limited to employee counseling, interpretation of policies, new employee orientation, and employee recognition programs.

    Internal HR communications

    • Take the lead in crafting, aligning, and executing an HR/organizational communication strategy to support performance management, culture/ events, and the stages of the employee life cycle.
    •  Help maximize an organizational SharePoint site as a resource for new and existing employees.
    • Administer communications regarding company-wide human resources policies, procedures, and practices in accordance with stated corporate objectives and federal and state legal requirements.

    Strategic on-boarding of new employees

    • Help revise and facilitate new employee orientation presentation.
    • Check-in with new employees to understand challenges and success during on-boarding.
    • Help improve the new employee experience by identifying metrics, leveraging analysis, and making accurate recommendations that will help the organization improve on-boarding.
    • Assist with the development and execution of an organizational 30-60-90 day on-boarding plan.

    General HR and Administration Support

    • Champions new ideas and initiatives that foster and support creativity, innovation, and risk taking within the organization.
    • Work with the HR manager to assist with posting new positions, scheduling interviews, identifying compliance issues and serving as the HR representative in interview panels.
    • Work with the Director of Talent and Organizational Development to design, build, administer, and analyze strategic employee surveys.
    • Recommend and assist in facilitation of employee/organizational training.
    • Other responsibilities as assigned by management
    • BA/BS in Human Resources, Industrial/ Organizational Psychology, Organizational Development or related field. 
    • 2-5 years’ experience of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Working knowledge of HR laws and regulations.
    • Ability to effectively communicate with people at all levels and from various backgrounds. This includes the ability to influence management when appropriate.
    • Experience in most HR concentration areas such as benefits; compensation; workforce planning and employment; employee relations; occupational health, safety and security; strategic management; employee development; and training.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
    How To Apply

    How to Apply

    Qualified candidates should apply by email to Please submit your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements. Submissions which do not follow the above instructions will not be considered as applicants.

    Due to the high volume of resumes received by Scrum Alliance, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Please, NO PHONE CALLS in reference to this position.

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