Senior Human Resources Generalist

  • Location

    New York

  • Sector:

    Human Resources

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    $110,000 - $160,000

  • Contact:

    Joss Search

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082021-16051

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Sarah Kane

Senior Human Resources Generalist 
New York
$110,000 - $160,000


Our client is a European owned private equity consultancy based in Midtown that is a leader in their field and going from strength to strength!


The business is looking for a Senior Human Resources Generalist/Advisor to join their team. Working closely with the Head of HR, you will be the HR contact on the ground in New York taking the lead for the North American team.

This is a really exciting opportunity to be the key HR contact for the US team whilst also having the support an established HR department.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Managing the recruitment process: screening candidates, scheduling interviews, getting feedback, testing, managing the database, overseeing background checks
  • Managing relationships with vendors/suppliers
  • Employee Relations: performance management, grievance and disciplinary procedures
  • Onboarding new starters
  • Producing employee packs and HR documents
  • Working with the Head of HR to manage policies and procedures
  • Provide assistance with green card/visa applications
  • Assist with projects including training and development, succession planning and culture initiatives


  • Have a strong academic background; degree required
  • Minimum of 5+ years proven experience in an HR position
  • Experience working in financial services or professional services
  • Excellent attention to detail and discretion
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team


  • Paying $110,000 - $160,000 base salary depending on experience
  • Hybrid - 4 days per week in the office in Midtown
  • Discretionary bonus
  • 23 vacation days plus public holidays!
  • Medical, dental and vision

Joss Search is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, passionately supporting and promoting equality, diversity and inclusion. We are committed to building an inclusive culture, respecting our individual differences and bringing our community together.