Director, Human Resources - Finance

NBC Universal New York , NY 10007

Posted 1 week ago



NBCUniversal is one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group and world-renowned theme parks.


Dynamic and exciting opportunity as human resources lead for Corporate Finance organization and HR partner across the global NBCUniversal Finance organization.

  • Direct strategic HR-related planning, organization design & integration, staffing, employee relations, compensation planning, manager coaching, employee development, succession planning, and performance management

  • Partner with finance leaders on talent pipeline programs

  • Provide HR support for Corporate Finance teams and partner with colleagues on Finance talent across multiple businesses

  • Mentor and provide guidance to Finance professionals related to career development and goals. Build bench strength within the functions by identifying training and development opportunities for finance talent throughout NBCUniversal

  • Work to resolve employee and organizational issues in a proactive and positive manner

  • Interpret and implement HR policies, practices and procedures for managers, teams and individual employees that further the mission, values and strategic vision of the business

  • Work with leaders and employees to establish and maintain a positive work environment; act as an employee advocate

  • Manage staffing process working with clients and our internal talent acquisition team to identify recruitment strategies as well as ensure diverse candidate slates and top-quality candidate selection

  • Provide direction and support for our various pipeline and talent development programs

  • Work closely and partner effectively with several HR leaders to ensure consistent HR practices across related organizations and functions



  • Bachelors Degree, MBA preferred

  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional level HR experience

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be willing to travel for work related business as necessary

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong business acumen and analytical skills; superior project and process management skills, results driven

  • Ability to establish trust and credibility with leaders and employees

  • Ability to assess people, lead change and manage conflicting priorities in a fast-paced matrixed environment

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal, facilitation and presentation skills

  • Strong client-support orientation, and the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization and with a wide range of clients, individually and in groups

  • Demonstrated coaching, mentoring, and leadership skills; change agent; results orientation

  • Effective influencing capability, established executive presence

  • Strong employee relations skill set; easily earns trust and credibility with employees

  • Demonstrated ability to translate 'big picture' business strategy into an executable HR plan

  • Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to work with minimal guidance or direct supervision when necessary

  • Proven ability to manage conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Previous experience in cable, television or entertainment industry preferred

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