Ibero-American Action League, Inc.


Under the supervision of the Chief Human Resources Officer, the Human Resource Generalist will oversee various daily functions of the Human Resource (HR) department including hiring and interviewing staff, benefits, and leave, and enforcing company policies and practices.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide personnel policy and procedure guidance to employees
  • Administer compensation and benefit plans
  • Assist in talent acquisition and recruitment processes
  • Conduct employee onboarding and help organize training & development initiatives
  • Provide support to employees in various HR-related topics such as leaves and compensation and resolve any issues that may arise
  • Promote HR programs to create an efficient and conflict-free workplace
  • Assist in development and implementation of human resource policies
  • Undertake tasks around performance management
  • Gather and analyze data with useful HR metrics, like time to hire and employee turnover rates
  • Maintain employee files and records in electronic and paper form
  • Ensure compliance with labor regulations
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of federal and state employment law and compliance requirements
  • Respond to human resources-related inquiries.
  • Responsible for the processing of bi-weekly payroll in a timely manner
  • Assist with payroll functions as needed
  • Create and distribute internal communications regarding status changes, benefits, or company policies
  • Monitor employee morale and company culture through wellness initiatives
  • Process complaints regarding sexual harassment, discrimination, or other instances of workplace harassment and assist in any necessary investigations and disciplinary actions as directed
  • Distribute exit interviews and recommend any additional follow-up
  • Prepare billing for agency benefits on a monthly basis
  • Review, research and respond to unemployment claims
  • Review workplace injury reports for accuracy and submit information to workers compensation vendor
  • Attends seminars as necessary to maintain skills and knowledge required of human resources.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor


This position holds a relatively high degree of independence within the framework of the agency's policies and procedures. The individual must be resourceful and able to display initiative and understanding of management systems and interpersonal relations.

Competency Statement(s)

  • Analytical Skills - Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.
  • Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Customer Oriented - Ability to take care of the customers' needs while following company procedures.
  • Positive Attitude
  • Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
  • Diversity Oriented - Ability to work effectively with people regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or job type.
  • Ethical - Ability to demonstrate professionalism conforming to a set of values and accepted standards.
  • Leadership- Ability to motivate, influence, and support others to accomplish team and organizational goals.
  • Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
  • Training & Presentation Skills.
  • Reliability - The trait of being dependable and trustworthy.
  • Communication, Oral - Ability to communicate respectfully and effectively with others
  • Communication, Written - Ability to communicate in writing clearly and concisely.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Associates degree in human resources, business administration, or a related field required, bachelor's degree preferred.
  • 3-5 years human resources experience
  • Experience with HRMS/HRIS systems, knowledge of Paylocity a plus
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook)
  • HR Certification a plus
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus
  • A valid NYS driver's license

Physical Demands:

The position does require occasional standing, squatting, lifting of up to approximately 20 lbs. And frequent sitting.

Ibero American Action League is committed to the policy of equal employment opportunity. This policy expressly prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, gender identity or expression, domestic violence victim status, veteran status or status as a member of any other protected group or activity.

Ibero-American Action League, Inc.
  • Apply Now

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
  • Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email
Home Programs & Services About Donate Now Contact Logo Espanol