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HR Generalist in Hoover, AL at Vaco

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco is seeking a confident and energetic HR Generalist for a client in Birmingham, AL. The HR Generalist is responsible for supporting all routine human resource functions including recruitment and retention of staff, compensation, benefits, and training. In addition, the position provides consultation and mediation to management regarding staff relations, as well as develops, recommends and administers policies, procedures and programs that ensure fairness and respect for individuals and legal compliance. This position requires a broad HR Generalist background and will be primarily charged with full life cycle recruiting responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all phases of recruiting.
  • Recommends and manages appropriate recruitment sources and provides assistance with staffing plans.
  • Sources candidates and builds a strong applicant pipeline.
  • Develops and maintains job descriptions to promote alignment with organizational objectives and compensation programs.
  • Collaborates with all levels of staff to promote employee engagement and address potential employee retention issues.
  • Develops and/or modifies business processes to improve communications and efficiencies within the HR Administration and specifically the recruiting process.
  • Assists and supports multiple projects and programs, including but not limited to Benefits Administration, HRIS implementation, Leave Administration & Compensation.
  • Develops and administers human resource policies and procedures and ensures legally appropriate and consistent application throughout the organization.
  • Partners with the HR team and business leaders in developing and coordinating training initiatives.
  • Administers compensation programs and provides manager consultation to ensure internal equity, legal compliance, and competiveness in the marketplace.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business, Organizational Development or Industrial/Organization Psychology is preferred.
  • Knowledge of current laws and regulations governing human resource matters and the ability to function as a business partner with a solid knowledge of federal and state employment law.
  • 2-5 years of progressively responsible HR Generalist experience is required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, along with presentation skills, are required to disseminate information in meetings, write policy and procedural/training documents, and deliver effective presentations on a variety of HR topics.
  • Demonstrated success in building relationships with all levels of management and staff within an organization.
  • Ability to utilize HRIS systems to provide meaningful metrics and reporting for upper management.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions and negotiate or influence appropriate outcomes.
  • Computer literacy required, including proficiency in standard business applications included in Microsoft Office Suite.

ONLY CANDIDATES WITH REQUIRED EXPERIENCE WILL BE CONSIDERED.

Benefits to working with Vaco:

Through no cost to you, working with Vaco recruiters gives you an advantage over your competition. In the local market, Vaco partners with most companies to fill their accounting and finance needs. In most cases, our recruiters will have a relationship with the human resources manager or the hiring manager directly. Instead of being another faceless resume, with Vaco, you have an advocate to get you the opportunities that you want. Your recruiter will promote your strengths and assets to the employer, connecting the dots between your work experience and the open job. Choosing to use Vaco means you are more prepared for your interviews. Through the relationships with the client and history of working with each company, you will be prepared thoroughly for each interview - history of the company, background on the people that you will meet, and in some cases examples of interview questions to prepare. Our recruiters will be able to provide great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. Visit us on Facebook, Twitter and at our LinkedIn page to learn more about available positions and updates.


DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF RESUMES PLEASE NOTE YOU DO NOT NEED TO APPLY IF YOU HAVE RECENTLY SUBMITTED TO ANOTHER VACO POSTING. YOUR QUALIFICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR ALL OPEN VACO OPPORTUNITIES.

Your resume will never be submitted to a client company without your prior knowledge and consent to do so.

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