Assistant Director of Human Resources
Duke University Hospital
Diversified Search has been retained by Duke University Hospital to assist them in identifying a new Assistant Director of Human Resources for this complex and diverse academic medical center.
Duke University Hospital, a tertiary and quaternary-care hospital, is consistently rated one of the top hospitals in the United States. It offers comprehensive diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, including a regional emergency/Level 1 trauma center; a major surgery suite containing 51 operating rooms; an endo-surgery center; and an Ambulatory Surgery Center with nine operating rooms and an extensive diagnostic and interventional radiology area. Health care is provided along the continuum of life with 112 medical and surgical subspecialties. Healthcare delivery is organized by thirteen (13) Clinical Service Units (CSUs): Oncology, Heart and Vascular, Women's and Children's, Neuroscience and Behavioral Health, Musculoskeletal, Transplant, Emergency Services and Patient Flow, Medical/Surgical/Critical Care and Dialysis, Perioperative Services, Ambulatory Services, Diagnostic Service, Support Services and Pharmacy.
This position will serve as the strategic human resources business partner for assigned organizational units. S/he will serve as the subject matter expert on all core areas of human resources and ensures ease of access to HR deliverables for operational clients. Located in Durham, NC, this position reports directly to the Chief Human Resources Officer for Duke University Hospital and will collaborate with Corporate HR Services in the implementation and evaluation of specific Human Resources programs.
A Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Business or a related discipline is required. A graduate degree is preferred. A minimum of 5 years of Generalist HR experience, within a matrixed academic medical center, is preferred. Experience will include performance management, employment law, employee relations, and staffing workforce planning in a unionized environment. Experience in being strategic and operational in a fast paced environment is a must.
For referrals or to submit a resume, please contact DukeHSA@divsearch.com. All expressions of interest are confidential.