18 days old

Senior Human Resources Generalist

New York, New York 10014
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    Full Time

In a nutshell:

IDEO New York is in search of a Sr. HR Generalist to be part of our dynamic and creative Talent team. You will assist in day-to-day HR, learning & development, and recruiting activities.

You are a creative problem solver and eager to learn and grow in the Talent space. You will represent IDEO in a spirited and professional manner, both internally and externally. Flexibility, curiosity, and multitasking are key given the dynamic nature of the role and the studio.

Why is this role important for IDEO’s work?

As a Sr. HR Generalist you will make the biggest impact by stewarding our culture and cultivating an extraordinary employee experience. In this role, you have the ability to shape the experience of IDEO’ers at all levels of the organization—from brand new talent to leadership, through your guidance and coaching.

IDEO is a creative and dynamic community filled with individuals that love what they do and are committed to helping others be successful. Our Talent processes and approach are not one-size-fits-all. Finding the right people to add to our team, and helping them succeed in their careers is a creative challenge — a human-centered one.  

Once here you will:

  • Be a core member of the Talent team supporting the well-being of the New York studio, specifically in a HR, learning & development, and recruiting capacity
  • Provide proactive guidance and counsel to senior leaders regarding employee relations issues
  • Assist leadership in performance management and developing succession plans
  • Lead and participate in local and global Diversity & Inclusion initiatives
  • Ensure the studio is aligned with IDEO’s global HR practices
  • Proactively connect with other groups throughout IDEO in a way that builds relationships, trust, and credibility
  • Collaborate with other location teams to create an extraordinary employee and visitor experience in the New York studio
  • Jump in on things around the office to contribute to our collaborative environment

What does IDEO offer you?

IDEO is a place unlike any other. It’s a place where you can solve complex challenges for our clients or the organization, alongside thoughtful individuals who lead with curiosity, empathy, and optimism. Sure we work hard, but we also craft moments that allow our community to pause, create, and connect. We encourage our community to bring their whole selves to work, respect the need for work-life balance, and allow for autonomy in the design process and your career.


Relevant experience:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of Talent and/or Human Resources experience, preferably in a generalist role
  • Bachelor’s degree and PHR preferred
  • Must be a confident communicator (including both written and verbal skills) and be able to effectively present to all levels of the organization
  • Proven ability to influence decision-making with studio leadership
  • Demonstrates the potential to work in a dynamic environment where attention to detail and the ability to multitask are important
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Federal and New York employment law

Application requirements and instructions:

Please apply online by uploading your resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, please explain why you are a good fit for this role.


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