Albright College announces an immediate opening for a full-time HR Generalist.
Founded in 1856, Albright is a nationally ranked, private, co-educational liberal arts college located on a 110-acre suburban campus in Berks County, Pennsylvania, employing over 500 faculty, administrators, and support staff.
The HR Generalist is primarily responsible for on-boarding and off-boarding administration of new faculty, staff and student employees to the College, new hire orientations, scheduling training, Human Resources Information System (HRIS) data entry, workers’ compensation administration, employment verifications, triaging general (tier I) HR, benefits and HRIS inquiries, assisting with departmental events and scheduling, and providing support and assistance to the full HR department.
Qualified candidates must have a solid working knowledge of current state and federal benefit laws and regulations, strong personnel database management skills (Ceridian experience highly desirable) and computer skills including MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook, cloud-based applications such as Google Docs or Office 365), excellent communication, organizational and listening skills, solid public-speaking skills, and the ability to work with the highest level of professionalism and confidentiality.
2+ years’ related HR experience required including 2+ years’ experience working in benefits administration, workers’ compensation administration, and database management; professional experience working in an educational environment highly desired. Bachelor’s degree in related business field required. Current HR certifications with up-to-date continuing education credits and on-going professional development highly desirable. Compensation package includes tuition benefits for self and dependents, generous paid time off and holiday benefits, and a competitive retirement savings plan.
Candidates that love technology, enjoy finding efficiencies, and thrive on handling a variety of responsibilities within a small HR department that is striving to modernize work practices for relevance in the 21st century, will find this position to be a great fit. Please submit letter of interest, current resume, and the names of three professional references to
. Albright College is an AA/EEO employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position. Protected veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Location/Region: Reading, PA (US - 19604)