Human Resources Associate

The NKADD is seeking a motivated individual for the position of Human Resources Associate. This position is responsible for assisting with the Human Resources function for the agency and will serve as the primary contact for employees, supervisors, senior management, and external customers for Human Resources. Key responsibilities will include assisting with recruitment, conducting background checks & pre-employment screenings, and onboarding new employees; serving as the point person for benefit questions and updates, managing the open enrollment process, reconciliation of benefit-related invoices and communications; assisting with monthly and annual compliance reporting; supporting divisional monitoring/audits; and facilitating employee events. Additionally, this individual will be responsible for maintaining HR related files both paper and electronic as well as maintenance of HR communications. The successful candidate will be highly organized, professional in demeanor, demonstrate discretion in matters of importance, possess strong collaboration/teamwork skills, and love working with people. A strong knowledge and proficiency in the advanced functions of Excel, and the ability to learn and work in various databases is necessary.

Bachelor’s degree, with minimum 1 years’ experience in an HR setting. A combination of education and experience will be considered. Strong administrative and computer skills, including experience with Microsoft Office products and some database functions required. Familiarity with employee relations a plus. Candidates must possess strong organizational skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and exceptional interpersonal communication skills. Ability to work independently and as a member of the team is necessary. Candidates must have the ability to successfully complete a comprehensive background check.

Excellent benefits and generous retirement plan. Starting salary $32,000 - $34,000. The NKADD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. TDD 711. Position open until filled.

Please send resume with cover letter to:

Lisa Cooper
22 Spiral Dr.
Florence, KY 41042
fax: 859.283.8178
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Position open until filled.

Contact Information

Northern Kentucky Area Development District

22 Spiral Drive
Florence, KY 41042
P: 859.283.1885
F: 859.283.8178
TDD: 711
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