Human Resources Coordinator

Human Resources Coordinator

Job Title: Human Resources Coordinator

Location: Secaucus, New Jersey

Job Category: Human Resources

 

Northstar Travel Group is seeking an energetic, detail-oriented, and assertive Human Resources Coordinator who is looking to build their career in HR.  Serving as a valuable part of the Human Resources team the Coordinator will provide administrative and generalist support to the Human Resources department. The Coordinator’s primary focus will be in the areas of payroll, benefit administration and legal compliance but the position will also provide exposure to other areas of Human Resources, such as recruiting and performance management.  Learn and grow your career as part of our dynamic organization and help us continue to build a workplace that values our employees’ varied needs.

The ideal candidate has 1+ years in a Human Resources or Benefit Administrator role or strong internships in these areas.  Some HRIS use is strongly preferred.  Our employees split their time between our Secaucus, NJ office and working from home.

Proof of COVID19 vaccination will be required for this role.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure timely and accurate preparation of payroll using Paycom and works closely with Finance to ensure that payroll actions and records conform with accounting policies and procedures. 
  • Oversee and reviews all federal and state payroll tax reports and payments, including quarterly and year-end returns in conjunction with third party payroll vendor.
  • Facilitate employee understanding of benefit programs by regularly generating communication and provide counseling to employees/dependents as situations arise/upon direction.
  • Act as liaison with insurance carriers and foster effective relationships with client representatives.
  • Review benefit provider invoices for accuracy and resolve discrepancies with carriers.
  • Review/process all independent contractor paperwork to ensure accuracy and compliance; track all independent contractor paperwork.
  • Maintain HRIS, ensuring complete accuracy.  Formulate and run reports.
  • Provide administrative support to the HR function including employee communications, record-keeping, file maintenance, HRIS entry and maintenance, and supply ordering and tracking.
  • Order business cards for the organization and liaise with vendors as needed to update logos and other needs.
  • Perform in-depth reference checks for candidates applying to open positions.
  • Perform employment and mortgage verifications.
  • Develop, implement, and refine procedures, policies and work rules within the different areas of HR.
  • Conduct audits as necessary.
  • Provide and processes payroll reports required by benefit vendors (FSA, HSA, and CBP plans).
  • Administer the wellness and perks programs, making strategic and functional recommendations, where necessary.
  • Work with Generalist in planning digital and in-person events, such as Take a Child To Work Day, parties and picnics, and the wellness fair.
  • Assist with other HR functions, projects, and events.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree with major course work in Human Resources or a related field preferred.
  • 1-2 years of Human Resources, Payroll, or Benefit Administration experience or a strong combination of education and internships in these fields.
  • Exposure to a mainstream HRIS is strongly preferred.
  • Customer oriented approach, demonstrating full accessibility to answer employee questions and resolve issues.
  • Superb problem-solving and logic skills.
  • Strong Excel skills with demonstrable experience with project management and/or complex data reporting.
  • Good relationship and communications skills required.

 

Please send your cover letter with compensation requirements and your resume to [email protected]. We offer a competitive compensation package, strong benefits and a dynamic and exciting culture. 

At Northstar we are laser focused on diversity. We embrace, value and champion our employees’ diverse backgrounds and experiences that make them unique. We understand that cultivating a culture of diversity and inclusion will make us stronger. We are a proud equal opportunity employer.