Human Resources Assistant

Job Description:

Human resources (HR) assistant positions are usually entry-level. Job responsibilities are focused on helping HR directors and managers accomplish HR-related tasks. 

A successful candidate possesses strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. 

Strong computer skills are required, as is sensitivity to confidential information. 

Typical Duties of a Human Resources Assistant:

  • Screening telephone calls, scheduling interviews and conducting research to locate potential job candidates 
  • Searching resumes and assisting with planning new employee orientations 
  • Compiling materials and maintaining employee database records