Ascension Health HR Business Partner in Austin, Texas

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HR Business Partner - HR Partners Delivery 001 - Full- time, Days- TXAUS 1345 Philomena Street - Austin, TX

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2017, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 165,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. Ascension’s Healthcare Division operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 153 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 22 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As an HR Business Partner, you will have the opportunity toprovidea broad range of strategic HR services to leaders within the business area(s) they support. The HRBPs work in partnership with business executives to address operational, talent, and talent lifecycle–related issues, including change management, organizational development, culture, employee relations, workforce planning, talent growth, development, and coaching. HRBPs proactively translate the group’s business strategies into HR solutions that best enable the team to meet its strategic objectives. HRBPs are extended members of executive leadership and are close advisors to the leadership team. Successful HRBPs possess a deep understanding of the business model, diagnose organizational needs, connect and deploy team capabilities, and consult with customer groups on operational strategies to improve business performance through people. HRBPs are also responsible for coaching leaders to enhance their people-leadership capabilities. In addition, our HRBPs ensure the quality of HR service delivery through effective collaboration with our HR operations services (shared services) and centers of expertise (CoE) specialist teams.

You will:

  • Designapproaches to improve organizational, operational, and people strategies.

  • CustomizeHR, talent management, and operational solutions to address specific business imperatives to positively impact operational performance.

  • Coachand developleaders and managers to deliver people management capabilities.

  • Have potential to manage other HR personnel (HR business advisors).

  • Establishand maintaincollaborative, credible, trusting partnerships with individuals across a broad range of people and groups, both internal and external.

  • Drawupon other HR groups (CoEs, HR operational services) to deliver required expertise, resources, and services to drive customer / organizational imperatives. Understandbusiness objectives and needs and connects teams to the right individuals, business strategies, HR strategies, practices, and solutions.

  • Partnerwith business unit leaders in the process of performance management, associate engagement survey interpretation and action planning, patient satisfaction strategies, and identification of training and development needs.

  • Workwith managers to address and resolve employee relations issues.

  • Facilitatemanagers' successful navigation through HR processes and systems.

  • Collectand analyze Human Resources data and develops recommendations and action plans to address issues.

  • Supportthe implementation of HR programs, communications, and initiatives.

What You Will Need


  • Bachelor's Level DegreeHR management, organizational development or business-related field required

  • Advanced degree preferred.

  • Work Experience:

  • Ten years of progressive HR experience with at least five as an HRBP or eight years of industtry or operational experience is required.

  • Experience working as a Management consultant and working with extenal customers is required.

  • PeopleSoft experience is preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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