Human Resources Director

Barkley   •  

Kansas City, MO

8 - 10 years

Posted 304 days ago

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Join the HR team at Barkley! YOU- Have a passion for people and thrive in a fast-paced creative environment.
Responsible for the leadership, design, development, and execution of effective Human Resources strategies and programs for a creative idea company. This will include the creation of a toolbox and process for engaging and retaining partners at Barkley.


    • Oversees and maintains HR including: compensation & benefits, performance management, Barkley culture & events, company communication, employee experience, employee engagement, employee relations, training & development, compliance, change management, HRIS management, H1B visa applications and renewals, worker's comp administration, unemployment claims.
    • Strategic planning to align employee experience with Barkley philosophy & goals
    • Evaluation, creation, revision of Barkley policies & programs
    • Partner with VP, Talent Acquisition on diversity & inclusion, retention, and engagement
    • Manages miscellaneous employee benefits budget & training budget
    • Mentor and develop Talent Management team


    • 10 years or more experience in roles that demonstrate growth in a HR career
    • Deep familiarity with HR best practices, systems, programs, tools, assessment, metrics, and standards from a variety of industries 
    • Strong people management skills
    • Ability to develop innovative, long-term HR strategies and align/manage resources to ensure successful execution against the strategies 
    • Outstanding consultative skills - ability to engage with, establish credibility and influence internal customers including at the most senior-executive level 
    • Excellent communication (written, verbal and presentation), analytical, and problem solving skills 
    • Knowledge of HR standards, legal issues, and best practices 
    • Ability to evaluate and manage vendors; demonstrated ability to lead RFP to select vendors 
    • Bachelors degree or equivalent work experiencerequired