1616 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA Req #122
Monday, March 1, 2021


Job Description:


Human Resources Business Partner

Candidates must have strong communication and customer service skills as they will also be interacting with the employees & unions. They will be working with actors, students and full-time staff so they must be able to communicate effectively with a range of people.



Reporting to the Head of HR, the HR Business Partner (HRBP) will support a portfolio of corporate & creative functions and guide in the areas of staffing planning, organization design, employee relations, compensation, talent attraction, and diversity and inclusion. In addition to leading work at the functional level, this role will also lead programs and initiatives that run across the broader HR team. Success will require a flexible skill set. Being able to think strategically, execute tactically, and collaborate across many teams, levels, and situations is essential.

The Second City is a very special place. Our culture is unique and this candidate will be exposed to all facets of our business.

Primary Responsibilities:

1.      Compliance Filings

2.      Union Liaison

3.      Internal Communications

4.      Engagement Surveys – Quarterly Dipstick / Annual Full Survey

(Partners with DEI for DEI Section)

5.      Investigations/ Complaints

6.      Drives Talent Acquisition Process (Partners with DEI)

7.      Ongoing Managers Training
Responsible for execution of Performance Management Process
Candidate should be comfortable working onsite daily in a Covid compliant environment.

Must be PHR/SPHR Certified

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Second City is an open, inclusive workplace and welcome applicants who bring along with them diverse life experiences, including every permutation of economic and cultural backgrounds, orientation, ethnicity and points of view. We strive to continue our efforts to work with people who may otherwise be marginalized or underrepresented in our business and around our community.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • 1616 N Wells St, Chicago, IL 60614, USA