Human Resource Generalist

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020556
Date Posted:May 18
Category:4 - Clerical/Administrative
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Our client is seeking a HUMAN RESOURCE GENERALIST on a direct hire basis for their office in Southfield.

In office position

The Human Resource Generalist will run the daily functions of the Human Resource (HR) department including talent acquisition, administering compensation and benefit programs, training and development, performance and talent management, recognition and morale, occupational health and safety, and ensuring compliance with company policies and practices.

  • Recruits, interviews, and facilitates the hiring of qualified job applicants for open positions; collaborates with departmental managers to understand skills and competencies required for openings.
  • Conduct on-boarding and new hire orientation. Conduct exit interviews and provide feedback as needed.
  • Analyze and lead compensation and benefits initiatives including but not limited to market analysis, manage completion of annual compensation market surveys, benefits analysis, annual benefits open enrollment.
  • Administration of HRIS system including support for implementation, payroll, annual performance review process.
  • Lead and support employee training and development needs
  • Point of contact and support for employees with questions regarding HR policies/procedures, benefits, payroll, employee relations, and similar HR-related inquiries.
  • Gather and analyze data to create/provide HR metrics.
  • Handles employment-related inquiries from applicants, employees, and supervisors, referring complex and/or sensitive matters to the appropriate staff.
  • Ensure legal compliance of HR state and federal regulations and applicable employment laws, and create or update policies and/or procedures as required.
  • Assist with special projects as needed.


  • Bachelor’s degree in HR or related field required.
  • SHRM certification a plus.


  • 3-5 years of experience in HR, talent acquisition experience necessary.
  • Excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, ethics, and cultural awareness.
  • Experience establishing and maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to rrice

We treat all resumes with strict confidentiality. We will always contact you first before submitting your resume to our client(s) for review. If you do not receive correspondence, you are not a fit for this position.

At Harvard Resource Solutions, our talent acquisition team is proud to provide our clients with the most qualified Administrative & Clerical talent in the industry today.