Robert Half Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Richmond, Virginia
Description Are you a Human Resources Assistant looking to grow along an expanding company? Then this exciting opportunity may be for you. Join a growing company with a reputable work environment! The ideal candidate would be highly-skilled and eager to succeed in and whose role will include handling a variety of personnel related administrative tasks while providing clerical support to the HR department and employees regarding human resources related activities, policies, processes, and procedures. If you're based in the Richmond, Virginia area, you may want to check out this HR Assistant opportunity offered on a long-term contract / temporary basis.
Be in charge of administrative and office responsibilities
Use the internet to search for potential customers
Assist with planning new employee orientation meetings
Maintain employee database records Requirements - Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills
Experience with office applications and software, as well as Human Resource Information Systems (HRIS)
Approachable and appropriate demeanor when interacting with all levels of staff in a rapidly changing environment
Policies & procedures experience highly preferred
Adeptness in new employee orientation
General familiarity with sourcing recruitment
Demonstrated knowledge of Onboarding
HR Policy experience highly desired
Background working with personnel file maintenance
Practical knowledge of workers compensation
Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel
Employee relations experience
External communication experience
Expertise in career development
Ability to maintain confidentiality of information and exercise good judgment and discretion in handling and disseminating information
Willing to work as part of a team or independently and have the drive to take on a variety of tasks and projects
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.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.4154. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.