YWCA Madison

Human Resource Director


YWCA Madison is seeking candidates for the position of Human Resources Director

The YWCA HR Director, a member of the executive team, will be the first HR professional to join the organization and responsible to direct, implement and administer all policies and programs concerning; employment, employee relations, benefits, employee development, compensation, workers compensation, performance management, legal compliance and EEO/affirmative action. The HR director will provide advice and counsel to management and employees to enhance the effectiveness of the organization’s human resources. The HR director will ensure that equity and inclusion are embedded into the culture, climate, policies and practices of YWCA Madison.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced, certified Human Resources professional whose career has included five years of management-level positions with major focus on employee relations, performance management and management coaching. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal, communication, conflict-management, analytical and time management skills and will be able to collaborate well with others. Candidates must support the YWCA mission of eliminating racism and empowering women, and demonstrate cultural competency and the ability to work with diverse populations.

This is salaried, full-time position with a salary range of $60-65,000.

People of color and/or those bilingual/bicultural in English and Spanish are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applications received on Friday, April 14, 2017. Applications accepted until position filled. No calls please, except to confirm receipt of application materials. AA/EOE

Job Description and Benefits

Application Process

  1. Submit a resume
  2. Submit a cover letter addressing your commitment to the YWCA mission and each of responsibilities,
    qualifications, knowledge, skills and abilities described in the Position Description.
  3. Complete an employment application.
  4. Complete a supplemental questionnaire.
  5. Only complete applications will be considered.
  6. Return all materials by mail to: YWCA Madison, Attn: Human Resources, 101 E. Mifflin Street, Suite 100, Madison, WI 53703 OR by fax to 608.257-1439. Application accepted until filled.