The George Mason University Human Resources and Payroll Office is seeking a detail-oriented Human Resources Assistant. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
This position is a vital member of the Human Resources Services Team and will be responsible for a wide variety of human resources functions. Responsibilities include:
Answering customer inquiries; and
Employment transactions and records management to support employment, recruitment, onboarding, compensation, benefits administration, payroll, and compliance.
Desire to work in a team environment where priorities change rapidly;
Must have superior communication and customer service skills, high attention to detail, and excellent organizational skills;
Ability to prioritize work and willingness to be flexible;
Ability to multitask;
Experience with Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS) and/or automated processing and data entry; and
Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel, e-mail, and navigation of the Internet and of web applications.
Bachelor's degree in a related field is preferred (an equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered in lieu of the degree);
Experience with Ellucian Banner and Microsoft Access is preferred; and
Human resources experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
Mason Ad Statement:
Great Careers Begin at Mason!
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!
George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 47124
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.