Emory University HR Generalist (SOM SSC) in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



732005:SOM: GYN OB: Admin

Job Description:


  • Serves as a generalist in support of various aspects of the human resources (HR) operation for a School of Medicine (SOM) Shared Services Center (SSC).

  • Initiates and/or updates departmental position descriptions based on business need and industry benchmarks.

  • Initiates employment requisitions and follows up on job postings and applicant referrals.

  • Facilitates the implementation of new policies and procedures in compliance with established Emory University guidelines, policies and procedures.

  • Interprets and counsels departmental and divisional managers and employees on policies and procedures to ensure consistency in application.

  • Leads employee training and education on various HR-related topics deemed relevant by SSC leadership.

  • Supports the SSC's faculty appointment and reappointment process and the recruitment of staff within the SSC, and its supported departments and divisions.

  • Supports all search and interview committees, and may serve on or lead them as appropriate.

  • Responsible for gathering relevant evidence needed for Employee Relations inquiries, and Workers' Compensation and FMLA requests.

  • Accountable for the integrity of data found in databases, records, and files and supports in the preparation of ad-hoc and routine reports.

  • May perform established transactional activities within the SSC such as employee onboarding and orientation, and timekeeping.

  • Performs related responsibilities as directed.


  • A bachelor's degree in business administration, human resources or a related field and three years of human resources experience in a support role as a generalist or in one of many human resources fields such as employment, employee relations, compensation, and/or benefits administration.

  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

  • Exceptional verbal, written, and communication skills required. Experience in an academic healthcare center desired.

Operating Unit/Division:

School Of Medicine

Job Title:

HR Generalist (SOM SSC)

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Not Applicable

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