Human Resource Spacialist

North Carolina, United States
05 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
05 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Occupational Summary:

This position places strong emphasis on proactive problem resolution and project planning.  The ideal candidate will have exceptional interpersonal/customer service skill as well as technological skills. 

General Description:

Perform a variety of specialized and complex activities to include data reporting, event planning/ management.  Independently responds to manager’s issues and concerns and provide general research on issues.

Duties and Responsibilities:

40% Project Management

Provide tactical support and serve as the project coordinator for PRMO safety culture to include workplace injury prevention, ergonomics oversight and coordination, worker’s compensation monitoring as well as reporting.   Provide management with support on implementing major organization-wide projects related to onboarding, celebrations and recognition.  Execute and implement the Safety Culture plan (fire, tornado), and support Employee Engagement teams by assisting with the preparation of meetings and execution of priorities identified by the teams or designated internal committees (Diversity Inclusion and Employee Engagement). 

30% -Reporting

Develop, generate, analyze, maintain and report data pertaining to HR metrics, Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s), exit interview, recognition, IVR, recruitment as well as ad hoc data requests. Manage the generation and distribution of related reports and information to internal customers. Serve as the liaison to departmental managers, departmental senior management, Human Resource representatives and others as necessary to obtain and provide information.  Redesign and maintain HR web portal for employee and managers. Create ad hoc surveys as it relates to work culture 

20%- Events & Employee Engagement Team Support

Develop work plans to include identification of financial and people resources to execute employee events and work culture initiatives.  Such work culture initiatives include, but not limited to pulse surveys, various methods of recognition/career service awards, onboarding, employee appreciation and training associated with recognition.  Assist and coordinate major events/projects to include distributions for HR sponsored events to include but not limited to: work culture, employee appreciation week and Live for Life. Assist with the implementation of work plans for organization-wide events/projects (i.e., Flu).  
and customer service.  

10% - Pay and Performance

Serve as the project lead for our Pay and Performance process.  Serve as the SAP Administrator and provide consultation to management on the use of the tool.  Independently research, document and respond to management inquiries and prepare appropriate communication tools to support the efficient system utilization.  Conduct reporting related to performance management in SAP.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SAP, Human Resources Practices.  
  • Proficiency in Excel with V-Look Up and Pivot Table experience.

Requisition Number 401480700
Location Durham
Duke Entity PRMO
Job Family Level D2
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-exempt
Full Time / Part Time FULL TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
Shift First/Day

Minimum Qualifications


Work requires knowledge of basic communications, research and mathematical principles normally acquired through a high school education.


Work requires the ability to review, maintain, research, and report on human resource and payroll information/activities generally acquired through five years of related experience. HR experience high preferred. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Essential Physical Job Functions:

Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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