Director of Human Resources
As Director of Human Resources, you will plan, coordinate, and supervise HR operations for our small but rapidly growing company based in Knoxville. Your responsibilities will include hiring, training, and performance management.
Administer the following:
- Policies & Programs for Employment
- Employee Relations
Ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local employment laws. Understand and implement the laws, regulations, and best practices for employee wellness and satisfaction.
Direct employment processes and best practices including recruitment, selection, qualification, background checks, appointment, and onboarding for all employees.
Administer benefits programs including health, retirement, vision, dental, Section 125, life insurance, voluntary products, and tuition waiver; assure ACA compliance.
Approve invoices for payment, conduct benefit audits, assist employees with benefit questions, and re-evaluate policies annually for cost-effectiveness.
Lead employee evaluation/review processes and revise as necessary.
Review/rewrite job descriptions as necessary.
Develop and maintain annual reporting requirements.
Establish and maintain department records and reports.
Participate in administrative staff meetings.
Work with managers on employee relations issues, assist with employee counseling, and conduct exit interviews.
- Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources or equivalent degree or experience.
- 5-7 years of Human Resources Manager or Director level experience.
- Experience managing Human Resource Department(s) including benefits.
- Advanced knowledge of Human Resource laws and practices.
- Experience in the healthcare and/or technology industries preferred. Start-up experience a plus.
- Experience in recruitment.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
Location: Knoxville, TN
Lirio offers salaries and benefits that compete with the largest cities and tech companies, yet our mid-sized home city of Knoxville, Tennessee has a cost of living below the national average. Our company culture is driven by our employees, people who are committed to delivering results and who truly believe “we get there together.” Here, each person has opportunities to impact decisions, benefits, direction, and company culture. We offer many possibilities to grow and learn individually and collectively.
To apply, please send your resume and LinkedIn URL to [email protected] and specify the position for which you are applying in the subject line.
Knoxville has an awesome developer and technology community, with many user groups for technologies beyond computing, such as 3D printing and “makers.” It is a wonderful college town with a great school system. There are many outdoor opportunities, such as state parks, streams, lakes, and greenways along with the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and a wonderful culinary and foodie scene with craft breweries and distilleries.