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Human Resources Assistant

Position Type:

  • Full Time
  • Staff


  • OH-Columbus

Franklin University is seeking a dynamic individual for a support role within the Department of Human Resources. Duties include customer and candidate service; providing front desk and telephone coverage; scheduling meetings and interviews; filing and data entry of confidential materials; and administrative support of recruiting and onboarding, information systems, employee events and major HR initiatives.

The successful candidate will be flexible, detail-oriented, dependable, and enjoy working in a fast-paced, multi-tasked environment.  Candidate must also possess excellent communication skills and a strong customer-centered philosophy. Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Office products, such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  Preference will be given to those candidates with UltiPro experience. A demonstrated ability in dealing with confidential information is required, as well as alignment with Franklin’s Core Values. 

This administrative position is an excellent opportunity for an individual with a few years of HR experience, looking to grow within the discipline. Our robust tuition assistance can provide the opportunity to pursue or complete an undergraduate Human Resources degree while building a career in the field.  Our Master’s of Science program is also offered in HR Management.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 45,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program and free parking. In addition, Franklin provides free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members, graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members, and a discount on doctoral tuition for employees.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.