Talent Management Lead / HR Business Partner

Talent Management Lead / HR Business Partner

Career Area: Business Services

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions, Inc. is currently seeking to fill the position of Talent Management Lead / HR Business Partner in the Nashville, TN, Atlanta, GA, or another Barge location. This position will report to the Director of Human Resources.

Talent Management responsibilities:
  • Leads our Talent Management processes including performance management, employee development and succession planning
  • Leads employee survey process including vendor management, employee communications, survey results analysis, survey action planning and change management
  • Develops and supports strategy for learning and development programs to ensure development needs are met for all roles of the organization, including; leadership, sales, project management and technical roles
  • Develops and facilitates training sessions and online modules needed for management development, onboarding, or other employee learning needs
  • Assesses needs for training and staff development to enhance the effectiveness of employee performance in achieving the goals and objectives of the company
  • Identifies/incorporates best practices and lessons learned into program plans
  • Makes assessments of effectiveness of training in terms of employee accomplishments and performance
  • Administers the Performance and Succession modules of the HR Management software
  • Utilizes data analytics to provide answers and recommendations on people related business questions and metrics
  • HR Business Partner responsibilities:
  • Manage the business relationship with Business Units or Functions
  • Supports business strategy by providing HR solutions that ensure high performance
  • Serves as an advisor to the business unit or functional leader helping ensure organization alignment to achieve business or functional goals
  • Leads the recruitment and selection process for designated positions
  • Manages and resolves complex employee relations issues. Conducts effective, thorough and objective investigations
  • Provides day-to-day performance management guidance to management (coaching, counseling, career development, disciplinary actions)
  • Works closely with management and employees to improve work relationships, build morale, and increase productivity and retention
  • Implements all HR processes within the business unit or function (hiring, performance management, succession planning, open enrollment, annual pay increases, bonuses...)


Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Human Resources, or a related field, an equivalent combination of education an work experience may be considered
  • Professional HR Certification preferred (PHR, SPHR, SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP)
  • 5 years of experience required, 7+ preferred
  • Must have experience with developing and/or deploying talent management programs
  • Hybrid work schedule (3 days in office, 2 days remote)


Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled