Cognos HR is expanding our HR Consulting team!
We are a Chicago-based HR services, PEO, and consulting firm that helps startups, small and midsize businesses grow. We provide a full HR infrastructure, expertise and services, and have partnered with hundreds of growing organizations around the country.
With offices in downtown Chicago and Oakbrook Terrace, Cognos HR is a small but mighty group of HR and business experts, passionate about growing our clients’ business, and helping their employees develop and succeed.
The HR Consultant Role:
Our Human Resources Consultants are true strategic HR and business partners to our clients. Highly engaged in their business, they provide a strategic, proactive approach to all of their HR needs. Our consultants are trusted advisors who support the goals, mission and values of each client and their employees.
In this role you will be:
Crafting a strategic HR plan that aligns to the client’s business
Providing HR policy guidance and interpretation
Identifying gaps and proactively helping manage risks
Serving as member of the client HR management team
Providing comprehensive HR administrative support, which includes pre-employment
and new hire processing, on-boarding and termination
Ensuring clients are compliant with employee regulations matters
Offering counsel on all aspects of HR, including job descriptions, compensation and performance management
Overseeing employee benefits and payroll as appropriate
Consultative style + HR expertise = Client success
A “Yes and” approach to client service
Comfortable interacting with Owners, C-Levels, new employees and everyone in between
Proactive, enthusiastic, collaborative, thoughtful
No micromanaging. You run your client book of business
Are you a fit:
Bachelor's degree and 5+ years related HR experience
PHR/SPHR or SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP certification preferred
PEO experience preferred
Exceptional ability to develop strong relationships with a multitude of clients
Exceptional communication and project management skills
Ability to take initiative and maintain confidentiality
Strong knowledge of federal and state legislation and legal issues related to HR
Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
Work in Chicago’s amazing small business, technology and startup community,
alongside a smart, and fun team of experts
A leadership team committed to your professional development
Competitive salary, bonuses, and 401K.
Medical, dental and vision insurance.
Let’s do this.
Look around our website, see who we are, and the learn about the philosophy by which we partner with our clients. Think about what you would find most exciting about joining the team and working with our clients. Email us your thoughts and resume at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to hearing from you!
CognosHR is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.