Bristol Myers Squibb R&D HR Business Partner in Princeton, New Jersey

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.


  • HRBP aligned to R&D Global Medical, Global Regulatory, Safety & Biometrics, and Global Clinical Operations

  • Provides HR Business Partnership to respective Business function in order to drive business performance and foster cooperation across the enterprise

  • Strategic and Consultative, and drives execution excellence through the People Services team

  • Leverages business strategy, people strategy, external best practices and organizational insights to deliver bold and innovative organizational and talent solutions

  • Applies “systems thinking” and leads change for effectiveness of organization performance through the use of metrics and analytics in a way that drives business performance.

  • Applies judgment to data insights and trends to support business talent and organization decisions that drives organizational effectiveness and innovative and robust workforce planning , engagement strategies, and succession management

  • Collaborates across the HR OP Model (COE’s, People Services) to articulate business needs and partners in delivering solutions in ways that bring value across the enterprise

  • Defines and leads change management efforts to ensure delivery of organizational solutions, programs and deliverables

  • Takes a leadership role in creating a respectful and inclusive work environment while role-modeling the BMS Behaviors and fostering cultural diversity.


  • Candidate should have a BA/BS Degree, Advanced Degree preferred, and at least three years of HR relevant business experience

  • Proven success in working effectively at senior management levels to impact and influence decision making

  • Proven application in leveraging business acumen and external insights to improve business and talent outcomes

  • Experience in leading change management efforts including defining change and communication plans

  • Experience in the use of metrics and analytics in a way that drives business performance

  • Demonstrated experience in applying workforce planning knowledge, engagement strategies, change management, talent development and succession management

  • Proven experience in working effectively within a global and matrixed organization and building alignment in a cross functional and team environment

  • Knowledge of external trends and factors that influence human behaviors and decision-making at the individual, group, and organizational level

Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.