Senior Human Resources Operations Specialist


About the organization

TechnoServe is a leader in harnessing the power of the private sector to help people lift themselves out of poverty. A nonprofit organization operating in 29 countries, we work with enterprising men and women in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses and industries. By linking people to information, capital and markets, we have helped millions to create lasting prosperity for their families and communities.

Founded over 50 years ago, TechnoServe has been named the #1 nonprofit for fighting poverty by the ImpactMatters charity ratings agency.


TechnoServe is seeking a Sr. HR Operations Specialist to oversee a portfolio of HR operations functions including expatriate assignments, HR knowledge management (documents, handbooks, policies, electronic files, etc.) ethics & compliance tracking, and general project management of HR initiatives. Although based in the US and focused on US programs, the Sr. Specialist will also support our operations in approximately 20 countries.


BA and 5+ years of relevant experience or a MA and 3+ years of relevant experience
Experience in an operations role, including supporting expatriate employees 
Proven project management experience
Strong written communication skills including the ability to write / edit HR handbooks and policies
Proven high capacity with desktop applications including spreadsheets, trackers, and forms

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