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Director HR - Talent Partner in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 3/27/2020

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 305 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

Provide end to end support to aligned business/function(s) & HR Business Partner(s) in the development and implementation of talent strategy requirements to successfully execute client business strategy. The Talent Partner and the rest of the Talent Center of Excellence will work closely together to build organizational capabilities, behaviors and structures that support an evolving, growing business. With a keen ability to navigate the organization and collaborate effectively in a fast-paced environment, the Talent Partner will work closely with the aligned HRBP(s) to coach and guide leaders on talent acquisition, talent management, diversity & inclusion, learning & development and other related talent initiatives.

Key Responsibilities

  • Operate as a strong partner and liaison between the business/aligned HRBP(s) and other members of the Talent COE who orchestrates the delivery of services that enable the business strategy and support the HR strategy.  Acts as a trusted and credible partner who anticipates needs and proactively recommends solutions
  • Provide strategic support for business by partnering in the development of a talent strategy end to end including; attraction, development & coaching, diversity & inclusion and engagement.
  • Conduct talent needs assessment and engages the appropriate SME to determine appropriate course of action and solutions; scans for future trends internally and externally
  • Partner with business leaders/HRBP(s) on workforce planning, talent acquisition, succession planning and diversity & inclusion strategies to develop “talent rhythms” to support the business
  • Partner with HRBP to identify and develop key talent measures/analysis, monitors performance, reviews with business leaders and utilizes the data to help drive business decisions
  • Facilitate a learning and growth culture
  • Drive BU/Market/Region specific D&I plans & initiatives ensuring overall alignment with Corporate D&I strategy
  • Support performance management, career paths and development-oriented culture
  • Ensure effective partnership with the COE’s to provide timely delivery of services and to support client group requirements
  • Leverage employee listening system and other data insights to make talent recommendations that drive culture and engagement and improves organizational performance
  • Ability to translate broad, longer term vision and objectives into specific milestones and goals to deliver key talent initiatives for the business
  • Advise and consult on the staffing strategy and hiring decisions of leaders and other key strategic positions in partnership with HRBP’s
  • Foster a climate of inclusion where diverse thoughts are freely shared and integrated to develop plans and solutions that are best suited to the circumstances
  • Develop and use actionable HR metrics to provide insights that help drive business decisions
  • Develop/drive succession and talent planning efforts that ensure teams have the talent needed to deliver on their strategy


  • HR Business Partner experience is critical.
  • 10+ years’ experience in any of the key domain areas:  Human Resources, Talent, Learning & Development, Diversity & Inclusion, Talent Acquisition or Engagement. 
  • Bachelor’s degree required.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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