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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.

Key responsibilities

  • 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!


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