Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.
The Carter Center is a 501(c)(3), not-for-profit, nongovernmental organization founded in 1982 in Atlanta, GA, by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, in partnership with Emory University. The Center has helped to improve millions of lives in more than 80 countries by waging peace, fighting disease, and building hope. The Carter Center is guided by a fundamental commitment to human rights and the alleviation of human suffering. It seeks to prevent and resolve conflicts, enhance freedom and democracy, and improve health.
The Carter Center collaborates with other organizations, public and private, in carrying out its mission around the world. Current information about the Center’s many programs and activities are available at The Carter Center.
The People Business Partner will serve as a generalist to support programs and departments in all aspects of human resources for The Carter Center. The People Business Partner will provide strategic and tactical implementation of HR programs and operations. The People Business Partner possesses a people-first approach, demonstrates strong HR knowledge, and is passionate about human resources being a key function to achieving the organization’s mission. Responsibilities include, performance management, employee relations, learning and development, and implementing recruitment strategy.
The People Operations & Programs department of 6 with the assistance of consultants, interns and volunteers directly supports approximately 260 staff at the Atlanta headquarters offices, and are joined with more than 3,000 staff in country offices. The Carter Center staff are mission-driven professionals committed to making an impact to advancing peace and health globally. In accordance with our commitment to human rights, The Carter Center embraces diversity as an organizational strength and source of enrichment.
Under the direction of the Director and working closely with Managers, the team of 3 generalists advise on policies and procedures, interprets and counsels managers and staff on employee relations matters ensuring practices that foster an equitable and inclusive work environment. Designs and implements innovative employee engagements, learning and professional development programs, and liaises with various Emory departments, including, equity & inclusion, employee assistance, employee relations, compensation, benefits, payroll, and learning & organizational development.
FORMAL JOB DESCRIPTION:
NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home regularly but must be able to commute to The Carter Center on a flexible weekly schedule based upon business needs. Schedule is based on agreed upon guidelines. All non-exempts employees must reside within the State of Georgia. The Carter Center reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.