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LINGUIST List 18.1872

Wed Jun 20 2007

Jobs: Gen & Comp Ling: Human Resources Coordinator, Butler Hill Group

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        1.    Margaret Salome, General & Computational Linguistics: Human Resources Coordinator, Butler Hill Group, Telecommute


Message 1: General & Computational Linguistics: Human Resources Coordinator, Butler Hill Group, Telecommute
Date: 20-Jun-2007
From: Margaret Salome <msalomebutlerhill.com>
Subject: General & Computational Linguistics: Human Resources Coordinator, Butler Hill Group, Telecommute


Organization: Butler Hill Group
Department: Human Resources
Web Address: http://www.butlerhill.com

Specialty Areas: Computational Linguistics; General Linguistics


Description:

Butler Hill Group, a professional services organization specializing in
computational linguistic consulting, seeks a vibrant, creative, resourceful
HR Coordinator to help us implement new HR initiatives. Our group has a
very small internal staff that works with approximately 100 freelance
linguistic consultants distributed worldwide. Previous Human Resource
experience is required. Linguistic training is preferred. Because we are a
virtual company, you will work from home, on your Windows PC with a
broadband internet connection and MS Office applications. This six month
contract position is part-time, 20 hours a week, with a flexible work
schedule requiring some regular availability during US business hours. The
Butler Hill Group does not employ consultants directly. All consultants are
paid as 1099 freelancers.

Job responsibilities include:
- Drive and support Butler Hill's HR initiatives
- Support recruitment efforts for linguists
- Maintain recruitment resources
- Screen job applicants; review, evaluate skills and make recommendations
regarding each applicant's qualifications to the hiring manager
- Coordinate interview schedules
- Monitor performance evaluation process
- Prepare and maintain documentation for performance evaluations
- Provide assistance and follow up on company policies, procedures and
documentation
- Recommend, develop and maintain human resources correspondence and
filing systems
- Maintain operating policy and recommend procedural improvements
- Conduct exit interviews
- Complete other duties and projects as assigned

Education, Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
- Minimum BA degree with 3+ years experience in a human resource capacity
- Knowledge of human resource disciplines and US Federal and State
Employment laws
- Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
- Must be proactive, very organized and attentive to details
- Ability to multi-task
- Proficiency in MS Office, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
- Regular office hours with some regular availability between 12:00 a.m
and 5:00 p.m. (Eastern US time zone).
- Passion for language and/or linguistic coursework or bilingual fluency
preferred
- Cultural awareness for interacting with European, Middle Eastern and
Asian consultants preferred.

Other requirements:
US residents preferred. US residents working in the US must have US work
authorization (US citizen or permanent resident). Unfortunately, the Butler
Hill Group cannot sponsor employment visas at this time. You will be
required to sign a legally binding non-disclosure agreement at the time of
contract negotiation.

Compensation:
Hourly rate scale, DOE.

Please submit resumes or CVs to the email address listed below. Email only,
please.


Application Deadline: 29-Jun-2007

Email Address for Applications: employbutlerhill.com


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