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Human Resources Director

Posted February 5, 2021

Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center
Nashville, TN
Are you passionate about making an impact on the lives of others? Come & join HVMG! Hotel opening Embassy Suites Nashville Downtown.. seeking an HR hotel professional with EXCELLENT leadership skills. Well rounded in all HR core disciplines, MUST have opening experience, high volume recruiting.

About This Job

Why you want to Work with Us

HVMG is a growing property ownership and management company with a  strong commitment to excellent talent. If you are hungry to continually learn and motivated to take ownership of your career, you will want to join HVMG. 

Who this job will appeal to

A Hospitality Human Resources Professional passionate about Talent Acquisition, Employee Relations,  Talent Development, and Company Culture. Someone who wants to be part of a team opening a new hotel in Downtown Nashville! 

What you will be doing

  • Coordinate the recruitment, hiring, and onboarding process for all Associates and Hotel Leadership.
  • Identify sources of talent in local community/ areas - establish relationships and pipelines to meet needs to the hotel.
  • Work with Corp. talent Team to establish, market and manage continuously employment brand within the community and talent pools.
  • Conduct an orientation program for all new hires, prior to their start in home department
  • Coach Hotel Leadership team on progressive discipline practices and key employee relations matters.
  • Facilitate the administration of brand/management company training, Associate Recognition Programs, Safety Activities, and Workers' Compensation Case Management.
  • Follow HVMG guidelines for performance reviews on all associates. 
  • Coordinate Open Enrollment and communication/adherence to processes surrounding Associate Benefits.
  • Partner with HVMG Corporate HR Team on HR Initiatives such as (but not limited to): Employee Relations, Benefits, and Recruitment.
  • Assist OASIS Outsourcing with coordination associate requests, ensuring authorized approvals and paperwork on: Leave of Absence/Transfer/Vacation/Personal/Bereavement Time/401(k)/Hotel discounts.
  • Ensure payroll submission is timely and accurate.
  • Maintain confidentiality and security of associates and hotel records.
  • Prepare the Human Resources budget annually.  Track actuals to forecast and keep expenses within budget.
  • Foster and promote a cooperative working climate, maximizing productivity and associate morale.
  • Contact local organizations and establish "Good Will" projects which the hotel can become involved with to promote positive public relations with the local community.

What's Required to be Considered

  • Experience: A minimum of 4 plus years’ progressive human resources experience in a similar environment. (2 Years at a Manager level leading the HR function within the hotel).
  • Education: Four-year college degree or equivalent / related field.
  • PHR/SPHR or SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP, Highly Preferred.
  • Hotel Opening Experience - including leading and planning the efforts sourcing & recruiting a qualified team.
  • Brand experience is preferred.


  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (medical, dental, vision and more)
  • Life Insurance / Long Term Disability /Short Term Disability
  • Paid Sick/Personal days/Vacation days/Holidays
  • 401(k) - Employer Match
  • Company Travel Discounts

An Equal Opportunity Employer - We provide equal opportunity without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, or disability.

compensation: Highly Competitive Salary


About this Employer

506 Room All Suite

Opening Fall 2021!

This 506-room Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center will be located in the heart of downtown Nashville. Adjacent to Music City Center and within steps to Bridgestone Arena, Country Music Hall of Fame and the famed Broadway entertainment district, Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville boasts a multitude of opportunity for guests and associates alike.

Managed by Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG), an Atlanta-based, private hotel investment, ownership, and management company. 

Why people like to work here

HVMG is not just a management company. We thrive in our Culture of Excellence both at work and at home. Embassy Suites by Hilton Nashville is simply another opportunity to Be Excellent. Join our team of associates who seek to elevate each day, one guest at a time. 

What our employees say

"The company culture is infectious! I love that they provide support while still allowing you to lead the hotel. They are excellent at ensuring you feel supported in your role. There is also great opportunities to grow within the company." - Glassdoor Review, 2019

"The company is very engaging. There are no pretenses and the leadership walks the walk..." - Glassdoor Review, 2019

"Caring people for associates, guests, and owners." - Glassdoor Review, 2019

Hiring for additional roles late 2020, early this space!