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You know that a company’s most precious asset is its people. Helping others find purpose in their work is your best work!

Sodexo is seeking a seasoned Human Resources Manager for Providence Public Schools located in historic Providence, Rhode Island! Providence Public Schools is in the capital city of Rhode Island. We have a diverse group of students and employees. Since we cater to the population we service, we strive to reflect the culture of our community. Bachelor's Degree and 3+ years in HR Management preferred. Bilingual a bonus.

The successful candidate will:

  • Spearhead contract negotiations
  • act as a customer service representative, addressing employee's inquiries and issues;
  • research complex benefits payroll deductions;
  • research and process overpayment of benefits refunds to term employees;
  • process, distribute and track incoming mail;
  • review, research and correct the Daily Client Edit Report to assure all employee information transferring to (TPA) is accurate;
  • manage all HR Representative, Employee and Management inquiries sent to the Benefits Operations Email on a timely manner;
  • make recommendations for plan modifications and/or vendor selection or retention based on vendor customer service record, participant’s complaints, etc.;
  • assist with Annual Enrollment for all Health and Welfare plans;
  • assist with testing for Annual Enrollment and other plan implementations as necessary; and/or
  • complete other duties as assign by management.
  • Valid Driver’s License Required.

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who:

  • Bi-Lingual- Spanish
  • have worked in a union environment as an HR Manager
  • have strong time management and organizational skills;
  • work well independently and as part of a team;
  • understand and respect sensitive and confidential information;
  • have excellent computer skills with proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office programs;
  • communicate in a clear, effective and respectful manner whether via phone, email or in person
  • exhibit business maturity and professionalism; and/or
  • have ability to manage competing priorities and meet time demands.

Sodexo offers a full array of benefits including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.


Not the job for you?
At Sodexo, we offer Finance positions in a variety of markets, including Corporate, Schools, Campus, Government and Agencies, Healthcare, Senior Living and Sports and Leisure locations across the United States.


What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience – 1 year of HR experience

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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