Robert Half Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Westfield, New York
Are you a highly-skilled and motivated Human Resources Assistant looking to join a growing company? Then this opportunity may be ideal for you. Thrive in a stimulating work environment as you handle a variety of personnel related administrative tasks, as well as provide clerical support to the HR department and employees regarding human resources related activities, policies, processes, and procedures. Offered on a full-time long-term contract / temporary to hire basis, this HR Assistant position is a great opportunity for someone looking to gain experience in the industry within the Westfield, New York area.
Use the internet to inquire into potential employees
Maintain employee database documents and assist employee relations
Assist with planning new employee orientation meetings
Oversee office and administrative tasks
Requirements - Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Have prior experience in office applications and software, as well as Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS)
Approachable and appropriate behavior when interacting with personnel at all levels in a quickly changing environment
Strong familiarity with employee relations
Proven knowledge of communication
Well-founded grasp of Microsoft Office Programs
Foundational knowledge in Employee Timesheets
Comprehensive knowledge of Human Resources (HR) Administration
Recruiting experience preferred
Onboarding experience highly desired
Past experience handling confidential business matters and information with discretion
If you are a self-starter who is passionate about supporting a dynamic and growing company, we would love to hear from you! Contact us now - this position is available and will be staffed by the end of the week!
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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