K-STATE ATHLETICS, INC. at KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Salary: $39,520 to $44,200 Annual
$19.00 to $21.25/hourly with paid overtime.
2 Year Degree
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
K-State Athletics is seeking qualified applicants for HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST II, which is a local agency, full-time, benefits-eligible, hourly position. An example of job duties includes but are not limited to:
•PAYROLL: Process biweekly payroll by entering work hours and/or leave hours for salaried and hourly employees by using timeclock system reports, PeopleSoft software program, MS Access, and other computer programs/systems by the established deadlines.
•EMPLOYMENT/ONBOARDING PROCESS: Obtain appropriate approvals to hire hourly unclassified temp and student employees, prepare employment paperwork, schedule appointments, and meet with new hires to review and sign employment paperwork, and transmit paperwork to HCS on-campus using ImageNow system.
•HEALTH INSURANCE & FSA OPEN ENROLLMENT: Assist with departmental local agency benefits open enrollment.
•OTHER: After payroll and hiring duties are learned, additional accounting-related and other duties.
Why join us? K-State Athletics is a proud member of the Big 12 Conference and is seeking qualified, dependable applicants who are interested in joining our busy HR Office in the exciting world of collegiate athletics. Primary duty is to ensure accurate collection and recording/processing of biweekly payroll using timeclock system reports and approved leave requests into PeopleSoft system, running multiple reports to verify accuracy of time and leave by established deadline each pay period. This position will also obtain appropriate hire approvals for hourly temp and student hires, and prepare and process employment paperwork. Other duties include assisting with full-time employee hiring process, assisting with department local agency benefits open enrollment meetings and processing benefits changes, updating and maintaining KSA policies and procedures manual, and other duties and special projects as assigned. For more information on Manhattan, KS and the University, please visit http://www.k-state.edu/hcs/jobs/
The 2021 annual survey by Forbes magazine, “America’s Best Employers by State List,” finds Kansas State University rates among the Top 3 employers in the state and is the best university employer in Kansas.
Manhattan was ranked #19 in "Best Small Cities (under 75,000 population) in the U.S. by NerdWallet.com for Quality of Life, Economic Health, and Affordability, while Livability.com named Manhattan the #1 College Town in America in 2018. K-State Athletics is also a proud member of the Big 12 Conference.
We Support Diversity: Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion. The University actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.
K-State Athletics, Inc. provides excellent benefits to its benefit-eligible employees as follows:
•Excellent medical, dental and vision health, and FSA plans
•Retirement plan (Employer contributes value of 8.5% of employee’s gross pay with NO vesting period & employee contributes 5.5%)
•Generous earned leave plans – vacation and sick, as well as other leave types which mirrors University’s leave plans
•Parental leave plan
•Term life insurance face value equal to annual base pay (Employer-paid)
•Accidental death and dismemberment insurance (Employer-paid)
•Long term disability insurance (Employer-paid)
•Paid KSU designated holidays
•Comp tickets to all KSA home sporting events
K-State Athletics Local Agency Employee Benefits Information: https://www.kstatesports.com/sports/2020/3/6/athletics-human-resources.aspx?path=resources
Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Associate's Degree in accounting or related field. NOTE: This position may use additional experience in lieu of a degree as determined relevant by hiring manager.
Two years of accounting or payroll experience
Very strong knowledge and experience using MS Excel/Word/Access.
Experience providing excellent, friendly customer service in a busy work setting.
Experience entering time and leave in a payroll program, running reports and verifying employee time and leave
Must be able to multi-task successfully and always handle interruptions in a friendly, helpful, and positive manner
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
This position holds expectations of compliance with all NCAA, Big 12 Conference, Kansas State University and K-State Athletics, Inc. rules and regulations.
How to Apply:
To be considered for the position, please complete the online application and submit/upload the following documents:
Cover letter describing your qualifications for the position
Resume with three professional references including contact information (name, title, phone number and email address)
Screening of Applications Begins: Immediately and continues until position is filled
Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee. If position is in development, business office or ticket office, the background screen will include a credit check.
About K-STATE ATHLETICS, INC. at KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY
Our mission is to foster a culture in which our student-athletes have every opportunity to reach their maximum potential academically, athletically, mentally and socially while operating an organization that is anchored by a genuine commitment to K-State, our supporters and each other.
LIVABILITY: 2018 Top 100 Best Places to Live -- Manhattan, KS ranked #2
KSA Family: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hA_nUQHRJA&list=PL7MqytzxG6db56D7MX9s1Xa2Bh3D2dHZR
KSA Facilities: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PCGK0fuAlJs&list=PL7MqytzxG6db56D7MX9s1Xa2Bh3D2dHZR&index=3
KSA – Life in Manhattan: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=44uz5W51vk0
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