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Director - Human Resources Business Partner / HRBP

Date Posted: Nov 11, 2021

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513 New York, NY, US, 10166 Tampa, FL, US, 33647

Company: MetLife

Role Value Proposition: 

At MetLife, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities.  The Human Resources Business Partner (HRBP) provides client focused people solutions that drive business results.

Reporting to the VP of HR for Global IT, this position will partner with various senior leaders and their respective teams to facilitate culture change and build leadership capability.  The position is accountable for leading/enabling some of the following priorities: organizational design, talent strategy, leadership development, change management and culture transformation.


 Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a trusted advisor to leaders and their respective teams by providing full talent life cycle support.  Engage with our HR centers of excellence (CoE) as needed.
  • Participate in the execution of a comprehensive and integrated client talent strategy to enable business objectives and priorities.
  • Provide direction, and expertise to enable leaders to manage large-scale business and enterprise change initiatives.
  • Work and communicate effectively across HR and client organizations as initiatives or circumstances may require.
  • Influence evolution of organizational culture to be more collaborative and inclusive.
  • Ensure compliance with all pertinent HR-related laws and regulations.
  • Foster an agile working environment that drives continuous improvement and empowers teams to deliver with impact.


Essential Business & Technical Skills/Experience

  • 10+ years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field; Master’s degree preferred
  • Proven success interfacing with executive business stakeholders
  • Knowledge of overall HR programs and services to deliver solutions to clients
  • Demonstrated assessment and analytical skills
  • Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills
  • Change leadership and stewardship
  • Strategic and operational talent management
  • Comprehensive understanding of all aspects of Human Resource Management


Business Category

Human Resources


Number of Openings



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.


MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine's 2021 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." 


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.



We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.



MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.



Requisition #: 119417


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