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Human Resources Coordinator

Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts
Middleboro, Massachusetts, United States (hybrid)
19 days ago


Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts (GSEMA) has an opportunity for a Human Resources Coordinator.

Reporting to the Associate Director of Human Resources, the full-time Human Resources Coordinator will provide generalist support to the GSEMA Human Resources team. As a key contributor to the team, the incumbent will be responsible for day-to-day organizational and administrative support for issues related to various human resource functions including, but not limited to, recruiting and onboarding, HRIS, benefits administration, leave of absence, and workers compensation. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who desires to grow their HR career in support of a mission-driven organization.

This is a hybrid role with a home office in GSEMA’s Middleboro, MA office with travel to other council offices or properties as needed. Must have availability to work occasional evenings and weekends based upon the needs of the department.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Perform administrative services for the council’s human resources functions, including, but not limited to recruitment, onboarding, employee benefits, and payroll data entry. 
  • Assist with the talent acquisition process by coordinating job postings, conducting reference checks, preparing orientation materials for new hires, and maintaining data.
  • Support the employee separation process by coordinating exiting information and processing benefit terminations. 
  • Process employee verifications and background checks, including CORI and SORI.
  • Provide administrative support regarding employee benefits, including employee enrollment, coverage changes, billing and claim processing, and reconciliation. 
  • Verify I-9 documentation and maintain records.
  • Maintain confidential personnel files and various other Human Resources documentation and logs (hard copy or electronic) in compliance with applicable legal requirements.
  • Run department management reports utilizing ADP and other specified databases.
  • Coordinate meetings including safety committee meetings and others, as requested.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

As a Girl Scout council citizen, you will:

  • Maintain confidentiality on behalf of the Girl Scout organization and in accordance with the GSEMA Comprehensive Information Security Program (CISP).
  • Commit to our mission of building girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place.
  • Accept the Girl Scout commitment to work with all without regard to age, race, ethnicity/culture, country of origin, religion, language, socio economic status, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, neurodiversity, ability or political affiliation.
  • Possess a collaborative approach and outlook; demonstrated ability to establish trust and professional relationships with staff across all levels of the organization; ability to work with divergent opinions; promote collaboration and exchange of ideas.
  • Stay current and adhere to GSEMA and Girl Scouts of the United States of America (GSUSA) policies and procedures, and contribute to achieving GSEMA and GSUSA strategic goals and initiatives.
  • Staff “All Hands on Deck” (AHOD) events as needed (some evenings and weekends may be required).

Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts offers a competitive benefits package including generous paid time off, health and dental insurance, training opportunities, and much more.  Learn more!

When applying, along with your resume, please include a cover letter with salary expectations.

About Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts

For over 100 years, Girl Scouts has empowered girls to lead, break barriers, and create positive change. Girl Scouts’ powerful all-girl space fosters collaboration over competition, and inspires girls to go beyond dreaming to actual doing. We offer amazing opportunities for forward-thinking, talented individuals who share our vision of helping girls and young women change the world for the better. Join our team of dedicated professionals and make a difference in girls' lives! To learn more about our Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts, visit

Commitment to Health and Safety: COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

As part of GSEMA’s commitment to health and safety, all employees are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 per GSEMA’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. GSEMA will consider exemption requests from individuals with medical conditions or sincerely held religious beliefs that prevent them from getting the vaccine.

Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts is an equal opportunity employer

At Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts, we strive to create transformative learning experiences and leadership opportunities for all girls. The threads of diversity and inclusion are woven tightly into our mission of supporting and nurturing girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place.

We hold firm in our belief that a culture of diversity and inclusion promotes unity, creates personal and professional growth opportunities for our employees, and supports safety and transformation for our volunteers and girls of all backgrounds.

Diversity and inclusion is more than an initiative; it is a set of shared values that defines the fabric of our mission.

Read more about our commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging!


Skills and Qualifications 

  • Education:  Minimum of an associate’s degree; bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum of two years of generalist HR/administrative experience; recruiting experience, payroll and/or benefit administration experience is a plus.
  • Must possess experience and ability to work in an environment that requires a high level of discretion when dealing with confidential and sensitive information; exercise good judgment.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Strict and continual attention to detail in composing, typing, and proofing materials; data entry and communication. 
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Windows and Office software. Experience using ADP and/or Salesforce is highly desirable. 
  • Must possess good customer service, interpersonal and communication skills; ability to interact with diverse individuals at all levels of the organization.
  • Capacity to, independently and as part of a team, plan, organize and prioritize work, while managing multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Ability to effectively identify, analyze and solve practical problems and successfully manage a variety of variables and personalities; ability to adapt in a changing environment.
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn new skills.
  • Have the ability to work occasional evenings and weekends based upon needs of department.
  • Bi-lingual skill is highly desirable.

Physical Demands: 

  • Ability to lift and manipulate up to 15 pounds, with or without reasonable accommodation. 
  • May involve prolonged periods of sitting or working on a computer.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 66631891
  • Workplace Type: Hybrid
  • Location:
    Middleboro, Massachusetts, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts
  • Position Title: Human Resources Coordinator
  • Industry: Non-Profit / Charity
  • Job Function: HR Assistant/Coordinator
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Min Education: Associates Degree
  • Min Experience: 1-2 Years

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