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Posted on : 02 June 2017

Project Description

External Posting TitleHR Business Partner
Job DescriptionAs a trusted HR Business Partner, this role will plan, coordinate, and implement HR programs and processes for Biotherapeutic & Medicinal Sciences (BTMS), part of Biogen’s research group. The role will support a team of nearly 200 professionals that include (but not limited to) clinical pharmacology, pre-clinical safety and toxicology, chemistry, and biologics discovery. In this role, s/he will be responsible for the development and execution of HR strategies and activities that drive organizational growth, team effectiveness, and team engagement. The HR Business Partner will work in areas such as recruitment, employee relations, team building, performance management, compensation, and career growth and development. The person in this role must have strong cross collaboration skills and must be able to work effectively with professionals at all levels of the organization.
This manager role will report directly into a Human Resources Director who has responsibility for the entire research and early development function. This role will support seven team leads and a broader team of 200 scientists.
Key accountabilities for this position are:
- Providing direction and coaching for people managers on a variety of employee issues including: performance management, talent acquisition, compensation planning, and employee relations
- Supporting coaching and development initiatives for team members through the identification of development opportunities and capability gaps
- Helping lead the execution of core HR processes (i.e. objective setting, mid-year conversations, year-end calibrations, succession planning etc.)
- Supporting the promotion process, investigations, and leave of absence programs
- Partnering with the HR COEs to execute workforce transitions and transactions

*L1-GA2
LocationCambridge, MA, US
Job CategoryHuman Resources
Requisition Number31286BR
Qualifications- 3 to 4 years of HR Business Partner / Generalist experience in a progressive HR function/organization
-- Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment
- Strong program / project management skills
EducationMinimum of a bachelor’s degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, HR management, or a related field
About BiogenCorporate Overview

Through cutting-edge science and medicine, Biogen discovers, develops and delivers worldwide innovative therapies for people living with serious neurological and neurodegenerative diseases. Biogen is a pioneer in biotechnology and today the Company has the leading portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis (MS), has introduced the first and only approved treatment for spinal muscular atrophy, and is at the forefront of neurology research for conditions including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Biogen also manufactures and commercializes biosimilars of advanced biologics. Our global organization of nearly 7,000 employees is committed to a single mission:
making a meaningful difference in the lives of patients with few or no treatment options.

  • Biogen was founded in 1978 and today serves patients in nearly 70 countries.

  • A Fortune 500 company, Biogen in 2016 had revenues of $11.4 billion

  • Global headquarters in Cambridge, MA, and international headquarters in Zug, Switzerland
Our Science

We aspire to have the greatest impact on patients and science of any biotechnology company in the history of our industry. To us, that means creating novel medicines that benefit individuals and society, and bringing new scientific understanding to diseases for which there are no adequate treatments.

  • For nearly two decades Biogen has led in the research and development of new therapies to treat MS, including the most prescribed oral treatment in the world. Now our research is driving revolutionary new MS treatments with the goal of reversing or even repairing damage caused by the disease.

  • We are now applying our neurological expertise to solve some of most challenging and complex diseases of the brain, including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and ALS.

  • As we uncover new insights into human biology, Biogen is employing cutting-edge technologies to discover potential treatments for rare and genetic disorders.

  • Biogen is revolutionizing biologics manufacturing, developing the industry’s most advanced plants and processes. This expertise is used to produce both original innovative therapies and biosimilars that expand patient access to lower-cost medicines.
Our Corporate Citizenship

The same intellectual discipline and passion that drives our science is reflected in our corporate citizenship, environmental sustainability, and commitment to diversity and inclusion. As a company, we are focused on improving science education and limiting the impact of our company on the environment. In 2015, we became a carbon neutral company and ranked first place on Newsweek’s 2015 Green Rankings, and we are an industry leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Biogen was named to Science’s list of Top Employers of 2015 and in 2017 received a perfect score of 100 for the fourth consecutive year on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, which also named Biogen as one of its Best Places to Work.




All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, race, color, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, religion, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. Biogen is an E-Verify Employer in the United States.




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