Human Resources Director - CITIZENS, Manhattan West

    Morgans Hotel Group Co.
    New York, NY 10001
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    Job Description


    A global tribe of individuals, partners and progressives, devoted to creating extraordinary experiences for our community throughout our proprietary brands - we are sbe.

    Visionaries at the forefront of hospitality, cuisine, design, residences and entertainment, our lifestyle moments are forged with highly-curated and passionate service.

    We are committed to authenticity, sophistication, masteryandinnovation.

    Our stage is the world. Our time is now.

    With this in mind, we foster a family environment built on values that describe our lifestyle, experiences and how we see the world. When you have a tribe such as ours and place it in and around the collection of accommodations, restaurants and nightlife, you create a force that cannot be replicated by anyone else. We are an equal opportunity employer.


    The Human Resources Director will be based at CITIZENS at Manhattan West. CITIZENS brings a fresh, modern vibe to the dynamic energy of Manhattan West, offering established as well as new culinary brands, two full-service restaurants, multiple bars and a fast-casual market hall

    Under the general guidance of the Director of Operations, responsible for leading short and long term strategic planning and execution management of the Human Resources function for the Food Hall. Major areas of responsibility/ management include, but are not limited to recruitment, wage and salary administration, benefits, training, employee/labor relations, organizational development, and payroll. Work closely with the Director of Operations in implementing, achieving and maintaining the location and sbe goals and objectives.

    • Providing leadership and development to your direct reports ensuring they are able to support and fuel the organization for growth
    • Acting as an employee champion and change agent
    • Serve as liaison to Corporate executive audience
    • Oversee all employment labor & relations matters
    • Provide leadership for all company benefits administration
    • Assessing and anticipating HR-related needs to include training and recruiting
    • Providing day-to-day performance management guidance to operating managers specifically with coaching, career development, and disciplinary actions
    • Partnering with operations managers to resolve employee disputes and/or performance issues
    • Providing guidance to the management team on labor laws and disciplinary proceedings
    • Ensuring compliance with legal requisites and reporting statues
    • Working closely with management and employees to improve work relationships, build morale, increase productivity and retention
    • Assisting in the administration of leaves of absences and workers compensation
    • Creating strategy for Recruiting, Training and Employee Engagement
    • Enjoy working in an ever-changing, high paced and challenging environment
    • At least 5 years of prior experience as a senior manager or director in human resources
    • Must have advanced Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook)
    • Must have extensive experience complying with ERISA, COBRA, FMLA/CFRA/PDL, EEOC, OSHA/CALOSHA and HIPAA regulations
    • Strong understanding of applicable laws related to break compliance and EEO in the state of New York
    • Must have an in-depth working knowledge of salary planning tools and practices, job evaluation techniques and market salary trends
    • Experience with Ultipro or other applicant tracking systems and HRIS or other benefit/HRIS systems
    • Must have strong analytical and project management skills
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills are critical as well as the ability to demonstrate empathy and understating in dealing with sensitive employee issues
    • Ability to work independently and on a team on multiple projects
    • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time

    Posting ID: 547537502Posted: 2020-07-14