Associate Human Capital Partner

UnitedHealth Group - Duluth, MN3.6

Here, you'll help attract, lead, support and reward our most valuable asset: our high caliber people. Here, you're expected and empowered to be your best, to grow and to develop your skills. Be prepared to move quickly, to engage proactively, and to think strategically. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

This role will help shape and execute the Human Capital and talent strategies for E&I Consumer Services. These businesses have evolved rapidly in the last two years, creating a wealth of opportunity for an experienced human capital professional to contribute across a broad range of priorities, including leadership development, business transformation, organizational design, employee engagement and retention strategies.

Primary Responsibilities:Consulting Agility:
Contributes to business performance by providing strategic consulting on people strategies and organization development
Leverages data analytics and root cause analysis skills to align human capital solutions with business imperatives
Acts as a change agent to the business and designs processes and approaches which prepare employees for ongoing change and transformation

Talent Acquisition:
Identifies current and future people and skills needs of the organization and develops strategies and plans to meet those needs
Aids in defining talent management, innovative recruiting strategies and talent retention plans
Creates processes and experiences that grow the capacity of the organization's key talent resources which include key talent identification, core competencies or skills critical to the organization and succession planning

Talent Development:
Coaches leaders of talent on leadership skills to improve organizational performance
Supports leadership’s capabilities as a talent steward to develop and inspire employee growth and learning

Business Fluency:
Understands and interprets financial data
Can identify levers that impact financial performance and make recommendations to leadership on business issues impacting performance and financial outcomes
Acquires in-depth knowledge of the business, its strategies and cost optimization

Visionary Leadership:
Role models and reinforces organizational values and culture
Promotes how culture is defined, expressed and the relationship between culture and organizational performance and growth

Employee Experience and Engagement:
Identifies through elements of the work environment strategies to increase employee performance, discretionary effort, and overall satisfaction and identify measurements of these efforts
Creates processes and solutions in partnership with management which support a positive employee relations environment through effective leadership, communications, policies and practices
Develops the strategic Human Capital Plan for the business that aligns with the overall segment Human Capital Plan

Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Human Resources or related field
Experience in leadership coaching and team effectiveness strategies
Experience working in a Human Capital function with a shared service delivery and strategic business partner model
Experience and comfort in working in a matrix environment, across multiple geographies
Expert level of proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
10+ years required generalist experience with expertise in all Human Capital functional areas with a strong emphasis in organization development / change management
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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.