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Human Resources Specialist


Job ID: 51507

Human Resources Specialist
Our Portland client is looking for a full-time Human Resources Specialist to join their onsite team. This is a hands-on position supporting a wide range of the organization's HR and payroll functions.
Human Resources Specialist Responsibilities 
Audit payroll and timekeeping files for discrepancies. 
Assist with payroll processing prior to cutting checks.
Create and manage job openings and descriptions. 
Set up new hires in the system and maintain all HR/employee data. 
Create and distribute HR reports.
Human Resources Specialist Qualifications
2+ years of HR and payroll experience.
Current working knowledge of general hiring, compensation, and payroll processes and practices.
Proficient in using ADP required.
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. 
Highly organized and resourceful.


About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.