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Sr. Director, People Relations

Company: Electronic Arts Inc.
Location: Redwood City
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Job Description:

Remote Work Option: Yes Requisition Number: 175279 Date Opened: 2022-08-18 Electronic Arts is the leading interactive entertainment company, powered by innovative technology. We create incredible experiences for millions of -players around the world. But what matters most is our people who inspire us, and the world, to play. -As we bring new forms of entertainment to people around the world, we need creative, collaborative, diverse and adaptable people to keep making Electronic Arts better. Senior Director, Global People RelationsElectronic ArtsRemote/North AmericaSenior Director, Global People RelationsElectronic Arts we brand our HR organization People Experience (PE). PE is a team of cultural stewards who create programs and talent strategies that directly affect our teams' experience and help our people achieve the most meaningful work of their careers.Role OverviewAs the Senior Director of Global People Relations, you help safeguard the workplace experience and company culture by ensuring all of our workers have a safe space to raise concerns if their experience does not align with our stated values. This includes managing a global team of experienced investigators who balance empathy and compassion with objectivity and efficiency in addressing concerns. You will also help Electronic Arts deepen its understanding of employee sentiment, identifying areas where we can take meaningful action to address opportunity areas.You will collaborate with partners across the full People Experience function, Legal and Corporate Security to address concerns and inform organizational changes and investments. You will report to the Vice President of People Relations & Policy Excellence and have direct engagement with our Chief People Officer and senior executives across the company.Responsibilities:

  • Develop the long-term People Relations strategy to meet the needs of our growing global organization
  • Manage the performance, development and wellbeing of a global team of 10+ remote professionals.
  • Provide guidance to the broader People Experience function and business leaders to further build capability in positive employee engagement and conflict resolution.
  • Use data to identify trends and opportunities affecting the workplace experience and work across the organization to implement meaningful improvements globally and locally
  • Collaborate with PE Partners, Centers of Excellence and business leaders to help facilitate program, practice and organizational changes to address employee feedback
  • Optimize internal structure and processes to guarantee a fair and consistent experience for all parties going through the investigation process.
  • Manage 3rd party relationships with vendors and external investigatorsQualifications:
    • Subject matter expert on employee/labor relations with an understanding of employment laws and global HR practices
    • Navigates complex situations while maintaining composure and preserving confidentiality
    • Sets strategic direction and leads others in meeting relevant milestones
    • Proficient in process design, project management and change management
    • Leverages facts and data to draw conclusions and make difficult decisions/recommendations
    • Highly collaborative with the ability to quickly build productive, trusting partnerships
    • Comfortable in new, undefined spaces with high levels of autonomyEducation & Experience:
      • 10+ years of relevant experience, including 5+ years of people management experience
      • Bachelor's degree in related field (e.g. HR, Employee/Labor Relations, Employment/Labor Law)
      • Experience handling or advising corporate leaders on complex, confidential employee relations matters
      • Experience driving process improvements and change
      • Experience writing and delivering executive level communications/presentations
      • Experience working in a matrixed organization and influencing at all levels
      • Experience with global employment matters About EAWe exist to inspire the world to play. Through innovative technology and immersive storytelling, we deliver new ways of experiencing worlds of interactive entertainment for our millions of players worldwide. Our strength lies in the diversity of our people, combining creativity, innovation and passion. We fully champion inclusive culture, and provide opportunities for growing, learning, and leading that allows for the most impactful and rewarding work of our teams' careers.We put our people first, and we make sure they're taken care of both in and out of the office. As we reflect on our learnings and successes from remote work, we aim to provide dynamic, collaborative and flexible work environments for our teams. Our employees connect through our Employee Resource Groups, which are actively involved in driving business decisions every step of the way. But our support doesn't end at the workplace-we also encourage a balanced lifestyle with paid time off and new parent leave, free video games, fitness reimbursement and more.Our goal is to provide a safe, respectful and inspiring workplace for all of our employees. Through our diversity, equity, inclusion and social responsibility programs, we're doing the work to give everyone the space to be their full selves while giving back to our community. We're looking for problem-solvers, game-changers, innovators, dreamers, doers-people that are ready to move the needle and build on our success. As our industry accelerates, we aren't just keeping up-we're staying ahead of the game.Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Electronic Arts also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law. google-site-verification: google7f7a22bb8fdf2c3d.html

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