Manager, People Performance and Culture| Task Force for Global Health

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Regular Full-Time
Affiliated Organizations
Task Force for Global Health
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Business Operations
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Task Force for Global Health

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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.


This role will partner with business and global health leaders to create and maintain a positive, rewarding work environment and employee experience. We are looking for an HR professional that is experienced in developing and executing HR strategies focused on people management, organizational effectiveness, workforce planning, culture and employee engagement.


The Task Force for Global Health, based in Atlanta and founded nearly 40 years ago to advance health equity, works with partners in more than 150 countries to eliminate diseases, ensure access to vaccines and essential medicines, and strengthen health systems to protect populations.



  • Coordinates operational Human Resources functions for a division or business unit. Reviews and updates organizational job descriptions.
  • Ensures the staffing needs of the division are met by projecting needs, interviewing and hiring employees to fill vacant positions and resolving staffing issues.
  • Advises staff on job reclassifications, new position requests, promotions/demotions and salary determination and processes appropriate paperwork.
  • Provides guidance on organizational restructuring.
  • May assist with preparation and monitoring of division's/business unit's budget.
  • Serves on and provides input to internal and external committees and represents the department within the organization on Human Resources matters.
  • May advise faculty on grant and leave request situations.
  • Leads and participates in special projects.
  • Designs and generates reports.
  • Ensures employment, compensation, employee relations and affirmative action practices comply with organization and legal requirements.
  • Maintains records and files according to established procedures.
  • May hire, train and supervise a small staff.
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A bachelor's degree in human resources, business administration or a related field.
  • Five years of professional human resources experience as a generalist or in multiple human resources specialties, i.e. employment, employee relations, compensation, benefits administration.



  • A master's degree in business administration, human resources or a related science field and five years of professional business administration or management experience.
  • At least 5 years experience in human resources management with non governmental organization at a mid level.
  • Three years of progressively responsible professional work experience in Human Resources, including work in a complex environment where best practice HR programs and products have been developed and implemented.
  • Certification as a Human Resources Professional.
  • Demonstrated experience providing counsel and advice to management in the area of human resource management.
  • Ability to manage and successfully lead others.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Understanding and experience working with NGOs or non-profit organizations.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment.
  • Ability to think conceptually, strategically, organizationally, and analytically and develop pragmatic solutions to complex problems.


NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home temporarily during the COVID-19 pandemic, with intent to return to an Emory University location in the future.  Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.



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