Senior HR Generalist
Job Listing: Senior HR Generalist
At Sodexo Live!, we take pride in crafting exceptional events at the most prestigious venues on the planet and creating lasting memories for fans, visitors, guests and team members. Working with Sodexo Live! is more than a job; it's a chance to be part of something greater. Here, you'll build a career where 'everyday' is anything but normal.
Our experiences are unique, and so are our people. Bring your personality, your background and your desire to delight others. In return, we'll give you all you need to thrive. After giving it all, you'll return home knowing that you've played your part in creating a truly unforgettable moment.
Location: We are seeking an experienced Senior HR Generalist for the Shedd Aquarium located in Chicago, IL
The Senior HR Generalist is responsible for the provision of employee-focused information, services, programs processes and policies. They are responsible for maintaining all personnel-related documentation, files, and systems of record. They will organize general office and administrative procedures and will act as a key support and communications point person for the unit's management team and front-line staff.
Working closely with the General Manager and department heads, The Senior HR Generalist will provide coordination efforts, support, guidance, counsel, and assistance in the areas of employee relations, benefits, payroll and compensation administration, diversity and ethics, employment law and policy compliance, labor relations, recruitment, on-boarding, training, and workforce management.
The Senior HR Generalist will maintain the highest levels of integrity and confidentiality, as they are charged with the protection of sensitive Company and employee information, and they will act with some independence to ensure fairness and objectivity for all employees while exemplifying and supporting Sodexo Live's vision, mission, and values.
- Facilitate HR systems and processes; Provide advice, counsel, guidance, and assistance across all HR disciplines to unit employees.
- Support, leverage and expand the effectiveness and capabilities of unit-level workforce through focus on positive employee experiences, fostering teamwork, building strong team relationships, and sharing information to build team awareness.
- Participate in special projects related to the development and implementation of district, regional and organizational HR business strategies.
- Contribute to the goal of making Sodexo Live! #1 in Event Hospitality and the #1 Employer of Choice through personal commitment and leading by example.
- Bachelor's degree in human resources management or a related field of study and/or appropriate combination of education and experience to ensure on-the-job success.
- HRCI-PHR or SHRM-CP certification, or willingness to work toward certification.
- 1-3 years of previous work experience in an HR role, with up-to-date knowledge of principles and practices of human resources administration.
- Polished and professional image.
- Ability to multi-task and prioritize and work successfully both independently and as part of a team.
- Excellent customer service skills
- Exceptional ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written formats.
- Keen ability to connect easily with others and create positive positioning within a particular context or subject matter.
- Technologically savvy, with high proficiency in all Microsoft Office and HRIS programs.
- Demonstrated success in interfacing with a variety of organizational functions and divisions to accomplish tasks.
- Able to work effectively and safely while subject to wet floors, temperature extremes and excessive noise; must be able to lift up to 50 pounds in weight; must be able to maneuver in an often tightly quartered environment.
Hours may be extended or irregular to include nights, weekends, and holidays.
Thank you for expressing interest in employment with Sodexo Live! While only those candidates considered for this position will be contacted, your resume will remain on file for 90 days.
Sodexo Live! is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State or Local law.
Job Reference #: 3225871