at red hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. we offer cloud, linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. red hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of fortune 500 companies.
the red hat people (hr) team in north america (na) is looking for a human resources manager to join us in sunnyvale, ca. in this role, you will report to the manager, people for na, partnering with the na sales team by aligning our hr strategy and programs with their business needs. you'll have the opportunity to actively implement and guide results on key talent management best practices, including performance and development, people management, leadership development, goal planning and alignment, change management and communication, total rewards and recognition, and engagement and retention. as a human resources manager, you will work according to the priorities of the talent strategy set by the na sales management team and collaborate with our global hr partners.
**primary job responsibilities**
+ serve as a trusted adviser to internal stakeholders by developing solid relationships at all levels
+ provide talent management coaching to our na sales teams, providing feedback on identified areas of improvement
+ identify current gaps and opportunities to guide future hr processes
+ partner closely with employee relations specialists to manage sensitive matters and with hr business partners to align with senior leaders on their talent strategies
+ provide advisory coaching in key hr areas like recruitment, onboarding, compensation, and benefits, training and development, and performance management; make connections as needed to specialists in these areas for internal customers
+ support the creation of plans and metrics to address gaps identified by employee feedback surveys
+ 10-12 years of progressively increasing responsibility in the hr field, working in a dynamic and fast-changing environment
+ background in hr management advisory and consulting roles
+ solutions-oriented with an ability to build relationships across a cross-functional team of diverse styles, skill sets, and experience levels
+ solid analytical skills, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills
+ understanding of organizational dynamics and operating experience with large and complex organizations
+ excellent written and verbal communication skills for executive-level discussion and persuasion
+ solid leadership and interpersonal skills including persuasion, coaching, facilitation, and conflict resolution
+ good organizational and time management skills; high attention to detail and focus on customer
+ flexible, enthusiastic, and motivated with the ability to work successfully in a remote environment while maintaining solid peer connections around the world
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**job id** _64664_
**category** _human resources_