Shared Services Center, Human Resource Specialist – Florham Park, NJ or Remote
At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world?s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation. We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team?especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development. And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America?s Best Employers in 2018. We strongly support the spirit of collaboration through effectively involving team members and colleagues from other relevant units when developing and executing strategies and projects. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future Shared Services Center, Human Resource Specialist – Florham Park, NJ or Remote (1804206) Where the Chemistry Happens? The myHR Shared Service Center is the face of Corporate HR Services to all Employees, Managers and the HR team in North America. This position resides within the Manager Resource Team(MRT) team and serves as a single point of contact for BASF people managers who seek guidance in the areas of employee relations (i.e. performance improvement plans, conflict resolution, target setting, etc.), performance management, talent calibrations, midyear reviews, management coaching etc. The MRT is designed to be a comprehensive human resource platform that contains both a manager self-service portal, as well as, a team of employee relations experts focused on providing guidance and coaching for managers to enable them to lead their people effectively. This Human Resource Specialist will provide expert consultation services and solutions for routine and complex employee relations issues related to performance management, conflict management, attendance, workplace guidelines, and policies. You will be the key HR contact for managers for advice, support, and resolution of ER issues and will partner successfully with HR COE?s, Legal, etc. as required to provide strategic interventions to reduce ER issues in the workplace. Formula for Success: Leveraging your work experience as an HR Generalist or HR Manager, your extensive knowledge of U.S. state and federal labor laws and HR governmental compliance requirements (FLSA, FLMA, EEO, NLRA, Workers Compensation etc.) and your HR systems applications and technology experience with Success Factors, Hire Mgmt., Taleo, SAP HR, will contribute to your positive impact and your strong delivery of the following:People Management & Coaching: Your proven effective skills with will aid in your successful problem solving and coaching of managers while addressing employee performance and behavior problems, and result in appropriate and developmental guidance of Performance Improvement Plans Effective resolution of routine and escalated people management and employee relations issuesConsultations with managers on escalated employee relations/labor relations issue (e.g., a policy violation) Corrective or Disciplinary ActionsYour counsel with managers on the interpretation and application of BASF policies (e.g., leveling of disciplinary actions)Involuntary Separations- Consultative support on decisions to terminate according to established processes and checklistsCounseling & Legal Review for Position Eliminations- You will provide effective support to managers with an ad hoc position elimination, including: identification, selection criteria, process guidance, severance, adverse selection analysis, etc.Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You? Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you?the whole you?in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry. The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you?ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.Apply for this job.