Human Resources Assistant - Temporary Assignment
Job#: 178720
Positions: 1
Posted: 06/07/2013
Job Type: Temporary
Location: Enfield, CT (Corporate Office)
Department: HR - Benefits
Category: Human Resources
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Job Description

As America's oldest clothing retailer, Brooks Brothers has a long history of creating long-term relationships with both our Customers and our Associates. With more than 230 stores throughout the United States and Canada and more than 230 locations abroad, we continue to grow the brand with a respect for our heritage and a vision for the future.

The diversity of our operations has recently created an opportunity for a new Human Resources Assistant in our Enfield, Connecticut offices.

The Human Resources Administrator will communicate and administer the company health and welfare benefit programs.  This position will function as a liaison between employees and vendors resolving a multitude of issues.  Relies on experience and judgment to plan, accomplish goals and resolve problems.  Also, manages the unemployment claims for the company, serving as a liason with our external vendor and our managers.

Key Accountabilities:

  •   Customer Service - Responds to all associate and dependent inquiries including questions and issues, communicating outcomes in a timely manner.    Works directly with all carriers/representatives to ensure prompt and accurate resolution to employee and dependent problems. Listen to the customer’s needs and provide the appropriate solutions while maintaining/strengthening the customer relationship. 
  • Communications - Assists in updating communication medians, including the Intranet, new hire kits ongoing throughout the year. 
  •   Benefits Administration - Assists Benefits Specialist in maintaining benefits data and records to ensure that all eligibility/privacy requirements are met within all benefit plans.   Processes and audits information on our online benefit enrollment system. Prepares and audits benefit enrollment/eligibility and resolves issues. 
  •   Unemployment Compensation - Process all unemployment claims, working with external vendor and managers to adequately capture termination reasons, dates, and eligibility for unemployment compensation.




  • Technical Skills: Customer Service Skills; Call Center / Service Center Skills; Organizational and Time Management Skills
  • Education: 4 year college degree preferred
  • Experience: 2+ years in a human resource or benefits department servicing employees

The Brooks Brothers culture is rooted in our values of relationships, innovation, history, fairness and celebration and our vision to be the premiere lifestyle destination for ladies and gentleman for every generation.

We invite you to submit your resume for immediate consideration.

Best Regards,
The Talent Acquisition Team of Brooks Brothers

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