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HR Assistant

Akron, OH 44311

Posted: 09/21/2018 Employment Type: Possible Temp-to-Perm Industry: HR/Recruiter Job Number: 04 – 138751 kd Pay Rate: $35k to $40k/yr, based on experience

This insurance company is seeking a HR Coordinator to support business objectives, provide administrative support, and assistance with the human resource processes.  You will work Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 


  • Work closely with HR Leaders to support recruitment, employee retention, management coaching, performance and change management, and development
  • Participate in the recruitment process, conduct interviews, and participate in job fairs/recruiting events
  • Provide first line guidance to employees, team leads, and supervisors
  • Provide guidance to line management for coaching counseling, and potential disciplinary actions
  • Process payroll, benefits, employee changes, and leaves of absences
  • Coordinate the administration of various HR programs and events
  • Create and maintain various records and reporting
  • Prepare and update employee files
  • Participate in department and enterprise wide strategic initiatives and projects
  • Perform other duties as required


  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree, or a combination of education and relevant industry experience
  • One to three years of Human Resources experience with direct recruitment experience is preferred
  • Maintain current knowledge and understanding of regulations and practices, new development, and Federal and State HR related laws
  • Must have the ability to diagnose and analyze problems and gather appropriate information to drive appropriate solutions
  • Must be able to make effective presentations to small and large groups of employees
  • Must be proficient in the use of HRIS system and MS Office
  • Experience supporting a customer contact center/call center environment is preferred 

Only candidates that can pass a background check will be considered. 

For an immediate interview, please call 440-253-2985 or reply to this post and submit your resume.

Area Professionals is a division of Area Temps, a staffing industry leader in Northeastern Ohio since 1987.  The Area Professionals team specializes in direct hire and contract recruiting at the professional, mid-management and executive levels.

Area Professionals

With over 20 years of experience and a client base that ranges from industry leaders in Northeast Ohio to international Fortune 500 corporations, Area Professionals can provide unique advantages when you are ready to make a career move. Our recruiters have developed a national network of professional contacts in a wide range of industries. But we haven't forgotten the importance of personal service and attention to detail. Above all, we believe it's important to establish a relationship of trust with both our candidates and our client companies. We realize that today's successful job applicant will be part of our referral network tomorrow, and a potential hiring contact in the future!

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