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Human Resources Assistant

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Arabella Advisors, LLC
Washington, DC
Publicado hace 17 días

Human Resources Generalist- Compliance Assistant, Managed Organizations  (Washington, DC; Durham, NC; Chicago, IL; New York, NY; or San Francisco, CA)

The HR Generalist- Compliance Assistant works on a highly collaborative, client-facing team to execute regular tasks associated with maintaining personnel compliance. In addition to supporting processes associated with hiring, on-boarding and maintaining personnel files, benefits and time-keeping records, the HR Generalist- Compliance Assistant is involved in executing risk assessment and audit programs and researching legal and regulatory obligations. The HR Generalist- Compliance Assistant also works with cross-departmental teams to translate regulatory requirements into systems and processes; monitors the effectiveness of controls designed to meet obligations on a regular, and ongoing basis; and develops and tracks process improvements to mitigate risk. These projects may be driven by new legal and regulatory requirements, geographies, types of business, solution implementations, or emerging risk issues, among other things. This is a full-time position.

Essential Responsibilities

Client Service

  • Respond in an accurate and timely manner to all client-facing inquiries
  • Troubleshoot issues and solve problems independently or escalate when necessary
  • Complete regular shifts in MOHR case triage including responding to a variety of inquiries across HR functions and/or escalating and assigning as appropriate.
  • Contribute to ad hoc projects across HR functions when and as assigned

Compliance Systems

  • Maintaining and Updating Portal Notices, including mandatory Labor Law Postings
  • Process Mail in accordance with mail tracking system
  • Work cooperatively with various team members to ensure implementation and    management of HR processes designed for regulatory compliance
  • Complete other HR risk and compliance related projects as assigned

Data Systems

  • Respond in an accurate and timely manner to data requests, including those that require the combination of information from multiple systems
  • Complete accurate and timely Benefits enrollment and invoice reconciliation and updates, develop and produce of invoice back-up
  • Complete Routine and ad-hoc internal personnel reporting including time reporting, demographic reporting, COVID-19 and other leave trackers, and regulatory filings
  • Compile, format and submit data reports for required external filings

To Be Successful in This Role, You’ll Need:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • 1-2 years of HR experience
  • Working knowledge of current and upcoming HR legislation
  • Excellent capability in Excel
  • Proficiency in Salesforce, Microsoft SharePoint, PowerPoint
  • Strong research skills
  • Ability to think critically
  • Outstanding organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong client service and interpersonal skills such as tact and diplomacy
  • Highly effective at communicating analysis, recommendations, and conclusions
  • Ability to draft high-quality correspondence and written materials
  • PHR or SHRM-CP Certification desired
  • Personal Integrity
  • Passion for philanthropy, nonprofits, or foundation operations
  • Ability to easily and seamlessly transition between open issues and multiple projects


Our Core Competencies:

  • Ability to provide excellent, including the ability to efficiently and independently address routine service matters, to suggest effective client-centered solutions when elevating challenges or concerns, and to understand how the team can operate to maintain high-quality service.
  • The ability to complete complex tasks, to use a work plan to undertake projects, and to understand how those projects impact the client, team, and/or firm’s objectives
  • The ability to understand stakeholders’ perspectives and circumstances, and to build and manage strong relationships that reflect that understanding.
  • The ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally, including the ability to adapt style, tone, and content to various audiences; to make technical information accessible to broader audiences; and to collaborate with others to produce strong written deliverables
  • The ability to work cooperatively and inclusively with others to achieve shared goals, including knowing when and how to compromise, being willing to proactively help colleagues, and sharing knowledge in various mediums
  • An enthusiasm for taking on stretch and development opportunities, including the ability to accept feedback and use it to improve performance
  • The ability to take ownership and be creative and solutions-oriented when encountering challenges that do not have obvious answers, including knowing when to elevate challenges along with possible solutions

About Arabella Advisors

Arabella Advisors provides guidance and support to changemakers pursuing significant social and environmental impact. An award-winning consulting firm and certified B Corporation, Arabella Advisors is dedicated to making philanthropic work more efficient, effective, and equitable.

About Managed Organizations: Arabella Advisors provides operations and management support to multiple nonprofit organizations, including the New Venture Fund, the Windward Fund, and the Hopewell Fund—all 501(c)(3) public charities—and the Sixteen Thirty Fund, a 501(c)(4). These managed organizations house new and innovative public interest projects and nonprofits, as well as coordinate collaborative initiatives between donors and administer grants programs. This type of structure is commonly referred to as fiscal sponsorship, and candidates are highly encouraged to research fiscal sponsorship prior to a first interview. The managed organizations provide support to a diverse range of projects, including many focused on conservation, global health and civic engagement.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)

Advancing DEI within our firm and in our work with partners is critical to our mission. To be effective partners to philanthropists, nonprofits, and communities impacted by philanthropic dollars, we need to have a highly diverse staff, a workplace where individuals are encouraged to retain their uniqueness and can feel a sense of belonging, and a nuanced understanding of the racial, ethnic, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, and other disparities that undergird the issues we engage in and the interactions we have with one another. For us, equity means that our staff members, our clients, and the people they serve can experience the same level of success, no matter their starting place. We expect all our employees to share this commitment, and always seek ways to improve how well we live these values. Click here to learn more about DEI at Arabella and read our official DEI statement.

How to Apply

Submit a resume and a one-page cover letter online. The cover letter should address why you’re excited to work at Arabella and why you’re qualified for this specific job.

Arabella Advisors is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to racial equity. If we can make the application process easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please let us know.

We encourage you to read (or listen to) our DEI statement prior to applying. We make a particular effort to recruit people of color and members of marginalized groups to apply for open positions. Once you have applied, we welcome your feedback on how you have experienced our values around DEI in the recruitment process.


We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.


Human Resources Generalist- Compliance Assistant, Managed Organizations  (Washington, DC; Durham, NC; Chicago, IL; New York, NY; or San Francisco, CA)

The HR Generalist- Compliance Assistant works on a highly collaborative, client-facing team to…

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Total Rewards (compensation and benefits)

This is a full time position. We offer a competitive and holistic total rewards package that includes salary, bonus, and benefits. Our base salaries are based on a blend of similar sized organizations from different sectors, including nonprofits, foundations, and professional service firms. They are also based on local market rates and differentiated by geography.

All full-time staff are eligible for our generous benefits package on their first day of employment:

  • Health insurance- On average Arabella pays 86% of the medical premium, 80% of the dental premium, and 100% of the vision premium
  • Paid time off- 16(L1-5)/18(L6-7)/21(L8+) days’ vacation, 10 personal days, 11 company holidays (7 federal and 4 more from a list of inclusive cultural and religious holidays and your birthday), 20 hours’ volunteer leave, 8 weeks’ parental leave
  • 401(k) retirement plan- We offer a 4% employer match on a dollar-per-dollar basis, and there is no waiting or vesting period; all funds contributed by you and Arabella are yours to keep on day 1
  • Reimbursements for your personal cell phone plan and fitness
  • Pre-tax withholding for transportation and parking
  • Bonus incentive opportunities
  • Access to professional development opportunities

Working with Us

While this position must be based in DC, Durham, Chicago, New York, or San Francisco, please note that due to COVID-19, all Arabella Advisors' offices are closed, and we continue to temporarily work in a remote environment.

When we reopen -- currently anticipated in early 2022 -- we will be returning to work with a hybrid workplace strategy to ensure continued flexibility for our staff, while deepening our strong culture rooted in collaboration and in-person interactions between colleagues. It is our expectation that once we reopen, Arabellans will generally work 2-4 days per week from the office and 2-4 days at home/remotely. We will make reasonable accommodations under the guidelines of the Americans With Disabilities Act.

We are committed to having a passion-driven, inclusive, transparent, collaborative, healthy, and fun culture. We invite you to visit our careers page to learn more.


Total Rewards (compensation and benefits)

This is a full time position. We offer a competitive and holistic total rewards package that includes salary, bonus, and benefits. Our base…


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