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Human Resource Representative

Kforce Finance and Accounting Chicago Contractor
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Kforce is looking for a HR Representative in the North Chicago, Illinois (IL) area. Essential Functions:
  • Support the HR strategy for the US Commercial, Sales, and Marketing Groups ensuring and correctly applying high quality HR practices and processes
  • Provide consultative support to senior management and employee population for US Commercial, Sales, Marketing and other functions as needed
  • Lead HR administrative and coordination efforts
Critical Responsibilities:
  • Support HR business initiatives
  • Provide coaching and support to management around key hiring and headcount related activities
  • Partner with COE to apply enterprise-wide processes
  • Support capability gaps assessment & support developmental planning activities
  • Re-enforce manager effectiveness/coaching, including support for A.C.E (Alignment, Capability, and Engagement) model
  • Coach leaders & employees through employee relations matters (e.g., provide works council administration; relationship management)
  • Partner with business leaders to drive employee engagement
  • Coach management on key annual compensation activities
  • Recommend and drive improvement to HR systems, policies & processes (e.g. ongoing coordination with COE on initiatives and communications
  • Conduct investigations & provide business perspective, as appropriate


  • Bachelor's degree is required while a Master's in Human Resources or Business is a plus
  • At least 3+ years of progressive global HR professional experience, and at least 3 years in a generalist role (a huge plus)
  • Strong knowledge of HR management components such as training, compensation, performance management, change leadership and organizational design
  • Above average analytics acumen for an HR professional
  • A proven track record of disciplined action and execution in Human Resource roles; In this role, there should be demonstrated skills and proficiency in the following areas: strong teamwork, and proven skills communicating effectively
  • Must have project and process management skills and strong consulting skills; Experience working with Leadership Team members and employees working from a variety of locations (nationally)
  • Strong HR process orientation, but with a flexible mindset
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, & SharePoint) is a must. In addition, you must have strong experience with V-lookups and pivot tables
  • WorkDay knowledge is required
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Human Resource Representative
Estimated Salary: $73K
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Kforce is a professional staffing and solutions firm specializing in the finance and accounting functional areas of general accounting, audit services, SEC reporting, periodic financial close and tax preparation support. From CFOs and controllers with Big 4 experience to entry level transactional accounting positions, Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to “Great People = Great Results” and offer exciting job opportunities with top finance and accounting companies across the United States. Kforce continues to look for experienced finance and accounting professionals to join our team of great people! 

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