Assistant Director of Human Resources

The Galt House Hotel - Louisville, KY (30+ days ago)2.4


Overview
The Galt House Hotel - A legendary destination among hotels int the city. The Galt House Hotel is the largest meeting and convention hotel in the Southeast Region and the only waterfront hotel in Louisville. We are located adjacent to the KFC YUM! Center and walking distance to many restaurants and attractions in the downtown area. Our hotel features over 130,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, 1300 guest rooms, six restaurants and lounges, and much more. When you work at the Galt House you are in the center of it all!

As Assistant Human Resources Director, you'll manage Human Resource (HR) activities in a hotel / service environment. You will work closely with hotel management, to implement strategies, processes and programs. You'll also address and resolve complex employee inquiries on a wide range of HR topics, such as employee relations, compensation, benefits, recruitment, training, worker’s compensation, FMLA, etc. Using your judgment, you'll determine resolution or whether issues need to be escalated to the Vice President of Corporate Human Resources.

Supervisors are fundamentally responsible for ensuring safety. This may include but is not limited to participating as a member of a safety committee, assist in developing workplace safety procedures, enforce and promote workplace safety procedures, conducting investigations of any accidents/incidents occurring in their departments and immediately report any unsafe acts, conditions or accidents.

Responsibilities
Manage the HR activities for associates at the Galt House Hotel
Serve as the tactical front-line support to associates and provide some strategic support to functional leadership on initiatives
Resolve complex, moderate-risk employee relations issues. Escalate these to senior team members as appropriate
Implement high-quality HR processes (including recruitment, performance management, career development, etc.)
Provide detailed reporting and HR analysis as requested. Interpret this data and make suitable recommendations
Support the introduction of associate-related programs or processes with appropriate change management initiatives
Lead and/or participate in medium-to-large projects
Share leading practices, and supervise and mentor team members
Help with organizational restructuring, staffing, leadership assessments or other key HR business initiatives
Computer literate- specifically with HRIS.
Qualifications
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in a hotel environment
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) certification
A minimum of 10 or more years of experience in HR
Experience in managing medium-to-large projects
Solid knowledge of current HR law and practices
Confident in interacting with and influencing individuals at all levels within the organizations
Project management skills, with an ability to coordinate multiple projects concurrently
Strong attention to detail
Ability to quickly learn about business
Good networking skills
Understanding of the internal practices and procedures of a large professional services organization
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Competent at working independently on recurring projects

The Galt House Hotel offes a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, 401k, a complimentary meal in the associate cafeteria, complimentary parking, a discounted monthly TARC bus pass and much more.

The Galt House Hotel is a Drug Free Workplace, creating a culture of care where diversity is welcomed.