What does an Emerging Talent Associate do?

HR associates perform a variety of human resources tasks, often focusing on recruitment, hiring, and benefits. They play an active role in the onboarding of new employees, reviewing benefits and other programs, explaining policies, and ensuring all necessary enrollment paperwork is completed properly. They may also be responsible for ensuring compliance with any applicable regulations related to retirement accounts, healthcare plans, and other benefit programs. They may also be involved in recruitment initiatives and training programs.

HR associates typically have a bachelor’s degree in an HR or business field, and have experience working in an HR role or related positions. Familiarity with labor laws, OSHA regulations, and other legal mandates is an advantage. These roles require excellent communication skills and proficiency using common office software programs.

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EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.8 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.8 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

Emerging Talent Associate Salaries

Average Base Pay

$53,484 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $53K
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Emerging Talent Associate Career Path

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Human Resources Associate
Aug 17, 2021

“It was splendid learning and working with team which helps in growing my career a lot.”

Senior Human Resources Associate
Jun 26, 2019

“This is good because other employers know this about DISH and get great candidates from there to help build your career.”

Human Resources Associate
Dec 23, 2019

“People are nice and friendly.”

Onboarding Associate
Apr 5, 2021

“they provided learning and development tools and encouraged us to learn new tools to excel at our jobs.”

PeopleTech Group
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Jun 10, 2020

“Advice to everyone don't came in this company they ruin you career and there false promises.”

IQZ Systems
May 1, 2021

“good work life balance good learning”

Orange Tiger Hospitality
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Nov 16, 2019

“Very good management and definitely one of the best places to work”

Associate Human Resources
Jul 5, 2020

“Always felt good going to work and Ample of opportunities to learn”

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