HR and Talent Acquisition Intern

Job description

Genius Plaza is an education platform dedicated to democratizing education, embodying the ideal that access to information equals access to power and opportunity. As the first multicultural education platform built for diverse communities, Genius Plaza has expanded its reach to close the academic achievement gap among students across the globe.

Genius Plaza will be holding internships in multiple departments. These internships will be a valuable experience, with most of the time spent doing hands-on work side by side with our experienced teams.

What you will do:

  • Assist candidate recruitment and retention: Source, evaluate, and review potential candidates utilizing cold calls, job boards, social networking and internal database etc.

  • Assist in Interview process via phone/in person to assess skill set, work history, and salary requirements.

  • Attend recruitment events as needed

  • Coordinate interview calendar across multiple products and departments

  • Refresh job posts

  • Participates in developing department goals and objectives, and strategies for success

  • Assists in evaluation of reports, decisions and results of department in relation to established goals.

  • Maintains compliance with federal, state and local employment and benefits laws and regulations

  • Updates company organization charts and the employee directory


What you will need:

  • Interest or experience in Human Resources or Talent Acquisition roles

  • Ability to function independently and stay focused without constant supervision

  • Technical/computer skills required

  • Has some experience with Benefits and Payroll administration

  • Must be a college student or recent graduate

  • Ability to work full-time in our office in Miami, FL office

  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus

  • Interest in improving the educations of millions of students in underserved communities