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Human Resources Business Partner Job

Location(s): CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis


Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow?  A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.



Position Summary

Develops and executes organization and business area-level HR strategies that align structure, culture and talent to business goals. Advises business area leadership on the full range of HR and related business functions. Responsible for employee-related activities for the leadership team of the business area they support. Maintain knowledge of the broader population through strong connections with related HR staff.

Essential Responsibilities
  • Drive HR and business area strategy alignment in collaboration with HR and Business Leaders. Build relationships and work with leaders to clarify strategy, manage talent, create value added organizational capabilities and deliver supporting HR strategies.
  • Serve as functional HR experts, client advocates, talent advisors, and strategic partners to their business areas. In collaboration with HR Centers of Excellence improves and implements:
    • Organization design & workforce planning
    • Performance management strategy
    • Total Rewards strategy
  • Works with HR Generalists to infuse employee insights into organizational strategies.
  • Devise leadership development and coaching opportunities for business area leadership team needs.
  • Ensures the identification, assessment & development of key talent within business area.
  • Develop, implement and assess succession pipeline strategy planning.
  • Acts as HR Generalist for the business area leader’s direct reports.

Minimum Requirements
  • Four years of HR experience, which includes two years consulting with leaders on human resource strategy.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Significant knowledge of multiple human resource disciplines, including organizational effectiveness, talent management, employee relations, performance management, total rewards and federal and state respective employment laws.
  • Preferred: SPHR/SHRM-SCP, MBA or Masters in HR, Industrial Psychology or Organizational Development or related field.





As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.


Posting Notes:  CO - Denver || CO - Denver; MN - Minneapolis || United States (US) || Human Resources & Employee Svc || 84090:WF S&C Operations || Full-Time || Non-Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 24305

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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