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Senior Principal Human Resources Consultant - P117068

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. We're all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

The Sr. Principal, Human Resources Consulting has the responsibility for supporting Corporate Risk Management, Legal and Internal Audit business lines in all aspects of human resources. This individual will serve as a proactive advisor to his/her business unit leadership team in partnership with the Director, HR Consulting, helping them translate business objectives into people strategies that drive superior results.

This role will develop strong and trusting relationships with their business partners while ensuring the appropriate focus is placed on critical talent needs, development and organizational effectiveness. Through Discover's core HR Programs, this role will address systematic opportunities while placing an emphasis on enhancing practices that allow the company to attract, develop, reward and retain top talent.

  • Build relationships with business unit leaders to actively influence HR related-decisions and coach them in order to maximize their leadership effectiveness.

  • Consult and support major change management and organizational redesign efforts.

  • Partner with peers and other HR team members in Talent Acquisition, Compensation, Operations, Technology, Training and Development to create and deliver core HR programs and solutions.

  • Understand the goals and objectives of their assigned business unit's plan in order to develop and implements people strategies that support these business plans. This includes development and execution of workforce talent strategy.

  • Collaborate with HR colleagues and leaders to design and implement HR solutions to solve strategic challenges.

  • Consult with business leaders on challenges pertaining to identification, development, assessment and management of talent.

  • Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to require standards and processes.

Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here's what we need from you:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Organizational Development, or related field

  • 8+ years of experience in HR Consulting, HR Business Partner, Talent Management, or related experience

  • In lieu of a degree, 15+ years of experience in HR Consulting, HR Business Partner, Talent Management, or related field

Preferred Qualifications

If we had our say, we'd also look for:

  • Master's Degree in Human Resources, Organizational Development, or related field

  • 4+ years of primary experience consulting with executive or senior leadership


Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



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Posted: 2019-06-30 Expires: 2019-09-09

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