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CognosHR is a Chicago-based HR services and consulting firm that helps small and midsize businesses grow by providing valuable, cost-effective HR infrastructure, expertise and services like payroll and group benefits. We support to hundreds of growing organizations around the country.
With offices in downtown Chicago and Oakbrook Terrace, we are a small but mighty group of HR experts and business people passionate about helping our clients and employees grow and succeed.
Our Human Resources Consultants are true business partners for our clients. Our clients depend on our team to be highly engaged and provide a strategic, proactive approach to all of their HR needs. Our consultants successfully demonstrate leadership ability to supports the goals, mission and values of each client.
In this role you will:
Serve as strategic HR partner and resource to assigned clients, which includes:
Providing HR policy guidance and interpretation
Identifying gaps and proposing and implementing changes necessary to avoid risks
Serving as member of 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
Offering counsel on all aspects of HR, including job descriptions, compensation and performance management
Overseeing employee benefits and payroll as appropriate
Build strong business relationship with clients
Research and gather supporting documents and/or witnesses for any UI claims and hearings
Skills & Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree and 5+ years related HR experience or a commensurate combination of education and experience
PHR/SPHR certification preferred
Exceptional customer service skills and ability to develop strong relationships with a multitude of clients
Exceptional communication and project management skills
Ability to take initiative and maintain confidentiality
Working knowledge of federal and state legislation and legal issues related to HR
Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
You will have the opportunity to:
Work closely with the CognosHR leadership and client service team.
Provide meaningful solutions that truly help small businesses grow and succeed.
Grow your network and connect with people in Chicago’s small business, technology and startup community.
Work with a smart, committed and fun group of professionals.
Competitive salary, commission, bonuses and 401K.
Medical, dental and vision insurance.
Choice of a Mac or PC
If you’re interested, please fill out the form above or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.