Senior HR Business Partner

  • Location:
    Shanghai, China
  • Area of Interest
    Human Resources
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

In Cisco, HR Business Partner is called HR Consultant because we position HRBP as strategic business consultant.

What You’ll Do

• Cisco seeks an HR consultant to partner with a Cisco business organization/s and execute the HR strategies, programs; policies and practices that help the business achieve results.
• As a senior-level individual contributor, you will negotiate complex and ambiguous challenges, and drive solutions that benefit both the client organization and Cisco at large.
• You’ll effectively interpret policies to help organizations operate effectively within guidelines. Apply knowledge of Cisco's business strategies to proactively anticipate business needs based on industry trends. Provide strategic leadership within one's functional area; identify and develop successors. Participate with other senior managers to establish corporate strategic plans and objectives; make final decisions on administrative or operational matters and ensures the operations effective achievement of objectives.
• You’ll execute against team plans and look for ways to improve productivity as well as profitability. You maintain focus and a constructive approach during times of change and uncertainty. Handle controversial situations,

customer/client negotiations or influence and persuade senior management. Help business understand and execute against function as well as team goals. Typically take the lead in developing complex company policies which not only affect immediate operations, but other functional areas, and potentially affect company-wide operations.
• You must be comfortable working in a matrixed and fast-changing environment.
• You will have an opportunity to work in cross-functional APJC HR team projects so regional experience or desire to increase regional expertise is a plus.


Who You’ll Work with

Cisco HR is inspiring today’s talent for tomorrow’s Cisco. We are developing HR strategies that accelerate capability in Cisco’s business and our employees by transforming Cisco’s talent, leadership, culture, and organization. The successful candidate will thrive on working in a fast-paced, highly matrixed environment. They will be excited about the opportunity to be part of a large international corporate transformation where we embrace new ways of doing HR, Inclusion & Diversity.  You will work with Greater China Sales HR Head, serve as a trusted partner to the various Greater China level cross functional executives to drive organizational effectiveness and organizational alignment. You’ll also work with Greater China Sales HR Head in terms of organizational development, talent development, change management, process re-engineering as required by business imperatives

Who You Are
• 10+years of relevant experience, with a minimum of 5 years of experience in client facing HR. Preferably at least 2 years of experience has been in a MNC IT Industry
• Strong English and Mandarin skills
• The ideal candidate demonstrates critical thinking, judgment, coaching and influencing skills that converge to create executive presence.
• You communicate effectively in all mediums, especially in stressful situations, and demonstrate a desire to play a critical and integral role in the client organization.
• Able to negotiate, influence and resolve controversial, high-impact human resources issues; may lead human resources strategy discussions and generate plans for implementation in accordance with Cisco objectives; pursue and implement new business opportunities.
• Experience of the regional labor law is an added advantage
• Ability to successfully collaborate across different cultural/geographical environment
• Flexibility to adapt to a dynamic and fast paced matrix structured organization
• Willingness to be “Hands–on”, Team Player, Strong communicator
• Earn the confidence of others through open communication and respectful behavior.
• Willingness to take on what needs to be done, innovative problem-solver
• Strong project management skills

Why Cisco
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.


We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.


We Are Cisco.

We connect everything - people, process, data and things. We innovate everywhere to create fresh ideas and possibilities. We make a meaningful difference that will benefit everyone - our people, our customers and the world around us.

Our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. But our edge doesn't come from technology. It comes from our people. We're looking for the kind of people who take smart risks, thrive in diverse environments, inspire their colleagues, and are committed to having an impact on the world. Whether you create technology solutions that redefine business or build connections that strengthen the community, you can make it happen at Cisco!

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