Human Resources Generalist
at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Date Posted: 5/7/2020

Job Description



Sinclair Broadcast Group is seeking a Human Resources Generalist to administer policies and procedures and provide guidance in various functional areas of human resources, which expands over multiple states.  The HR Generalist will assist and advise management and field HR representatives on various matters and work closely with other HR team members on specific initiatives.  The home location for this position will be in Birmingham, AL.  Some overnight travel will be required.


 


Duties and responsibilities will be based on (including but not limited to):


  • Provide assistance to a Sr. Regional HR Manager with the management of HR operations within a region

  • Provide general day-to-day HR operations assistance to HR representatives and managers

  • Assist with employee relations issues such as employee performance and development, addressing employee concerns, and disciplinary actions

  • Compliance with employment regulations, including FMLA, FLSA, ADAA, and EEO

  • Interpretation and application of policies and procedures

  • Unemployment claims

  • HR reporting and analysis

  • Leave administration

  • Assistance with recruitment and hiring/onboarding

  • Provide guidance on benefits

  • Workers compensation

  • Electronic personnel recordkeeping

  • Training

  • Interpretation and application of collective bargaining agreements

  • Other tasks / projects as assigned


Required Skills:



  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources or related program of study

  • 5+ years of HR experience

  • Broadcast or related media experience is a plus

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and multi-tasking skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment with various levels of management and employees

  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills



 


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!


 


About Us


 


Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!


 


About the Team


 


The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: 100% company-paid life and disability, 401K match, employee stock plan, education reimbursement, and the ability to design your own comprehensive benefit package to suit you and your family’s every need. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.


 


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Job Snapshot

About Us

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI.

We believe Sinclair Broadcast Group’s people are our most important asset. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. Sinclair's success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of broadcasting and we need talented, dedicated, ethical professionals to do so. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. To be the best, you have to attract the best. This is why we provide opportunity for advancement, a challenging work environment, and a company culture with open communication and teamwork. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!

We also offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits, including:

  • Company-sponsored medical/prescription, vision and dental plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Company-paid Life and Disability
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Education reimbursement
  • Vacation, Holiday, and PTO
  • And more…