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Human Resources Generalist

Organization: Archdiocese of St. Louis
Full Time

The Archdiocese of St. Louis has an immediate opening for a Human Resources Generalist. The successful candidate will partner with the Director of HR for Parishes and Schools and participate in the creation of best practices for recruitment and retention, diversity and inclusion, onboarding, training and development and employee relations.


The role prefers a practicing Catholic with functional HR Generalist skills in all facets of Human Resources. The successful candidate will be a good communicator, active listener, self-starter and effective relationship builder. They will have compassion for others and make decisions that are fair and just.


We seek a degreed HR Professional with five plus years of HR Generalist, recruitment and/or HR managerial experience with specific skills and experience in development, design and delivery of HR services to a decentralized and diverse population.


Duties & Responsibilities

•Responsible for creation and implementation of best practices as it relates to parishes and schools.

•Develop recruitment and retention strategies, applicant tracking, etc.

•Develop relationships with parish leadership to foster positive culture and work environment.

•Partner with parishes and Director of HR on training and development needs for parish and school staff.

•Develop and implement best practices for diversity and inclusion.


Knowledge & Experience Requirements

•Bachelor’s degree in HR, Business Administration or related experience, with 5 plus years of HR Generalist, Recruitment or HR Managerial experience. PHR certification is helpful as an indicator of functional knowledge.


Skills & Attitudes Required for Success in Job

•Philosophy: Preferred practicing Catholic with deep personal commitment to the mission of the Catholic Church.

•Skills: Functional skills in multiple facets of HR: employment, recruitment, retention, training and development, employee relations, design and delivery of HR services to a decentralized and diverse population. General skills in both oral and written communications, public speaking, planning, general administration and proficient in latest and greatest technology.

•Other: Able to develop and maintain effective relationship and collaborative partnership with all levels of the organization. Open, active listener, inclusive, supportive style, analytical, able to make tough decision and show great compassion.


Contact Details

Qualified candidates may submit their resume and cover letter including salary requirements to Human Resources at [email protected]