Director, Human Resources

Ref#: 33181
CBS Business Unit: CBS Studios International
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Santa Monica, CA, US

About Us:
CBS Studios International is the leading supplier of programming to the international television marketplace, licensing to more than 200 markets in more than 60 languages across multiple media platforms. The Studio participates in international channel ventures, currently comprised of 18 channels in 24 languages across over 100 territories, reaching more than 70 million households worldwide. CBS Studios International also exports a diverse lineup of formats for local production around the world. The division distributes content from CBS Television Studios, CBS Television Distribution, Showtime, CBS News, CBS Films and a library of more than 70,000 hours of programming. CBS Studios International is a division of CBS Corporation. We strive to hire the most talented individuals and are committed to helping employees feel valued and inspired.

·       Interprets HR policies, practices and company philosophy and ensures effective implementation and administration within assigned client group Maintain current knowledge of applicable federal and local legislation and regulations ensuring compliance.

·       Works with managers to help define and clarify roles and responsibilities. Partners with management regarding department organization and staff responsibilities to ensure effective utilization of resources. 

·       Handles employee relations issues in a timely and effective fashion. Counsels employees and/or managers regarding a variety of issues. Serves as advocate to both employee and company regarding policies, employee performance, work environment and conflict issues. Serves as primary contact for receiving and investigating employee concerns. Conducts thorough and impartial investigations and determines solutions and/or necessary action. Works closely with Law, Compliance and Labor departments.

·       Maintain Diversity initiatives and outreach for client groups.

·       Understands key business drivers and opportunities.

·       Leads change initiatives in partnership with the leadership team.

·       Assists managers with performance management issues, compensation, retention strategies and employee development as needed.

·       Participates in Annual Compensation events


·       Assists in the recruitment efforts and new hire processes which includes development of job descriptions, creation of diversity recruitment strategies, posting, background verifications and candidate interviews. Liaises with the hiring manager and the Talent Acquisition group for all open positions.

·       Provides support to the organization on development programs i.e. mentoring programs and career development. Coordinates Training and Development needs of staff and Management with T & D group.


·       Monitors all EEO compliance and Affirmative Action programs

·       Ensures compliance with all state and federal laws and regulations pertaining to Human Resources matters 

·       Manages employee relations, including full cycle investigations.


·       10-15 years related experience. Significant experience in employee relations, documentation, and executive coaching.


EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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