Full time

Human Resources Generalist - Morristown, NJ

Morristown, NJJob reference #: JH 3/31/17


Job description

Our client is a Professional Service Firm seeking a Human Resources Generalist to lead the firm and work closely with Management of Firm.

Essential Functions: (Includes but not limited to):

  • Guides and manages the overall provision of Human Capital Management services, policies, and programs including compensation, payroll, and benefits administration; staff planning and recruitment; career direction; and employee relations.
  • Assist with employee relations.
  • Communicate news and vital information to staff.
  • Coach managers and employees.
  • Lead employee performance reviews and ongoing counseling.
  • Ensure compliance and proper maintenance of personnel records and files.
  • Research information required to manage assignments including reviewing relevant policies and current practices in order to develop new programs/services; ensure compliance with legislative requirements.
  • Manage Recruitment process: post ads on recruitment & professional websites; track, schedule and communicate with job applicants and agency vendors.
  • Manage new employee onboarding process including background checks, orientation, benefits enrollment, and employee engagement.
  • Dialogue with Partners, set goals and objectives for the HR area, establish strategies to accomplish and measure performance and effectiveness


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university; a minimum of five years related human resources professional experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of personnel administration and applicable federal and state laws.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills and ability to listen effectively.
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point.
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow.
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.