Baker Tilly

Human Resources Generalist

Job ID
Human Resources


Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 countries, with 30,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.2 billion.


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Baker Tilly Annual Report 2016


Employee Lifecycle Support 

  • Conduct new employee orientation, work with appropriate parties on developing of on-boarding plan and handle all related paperwork
  • Enter new employee data into internal systems
  • Conduct exit interviews & handle process for separating employees
  • Create reports and analyze data which may include turnover, exit survey responses, and headcount reports, performance counselor reports

Employee Relations Support 

  • Serve as the first point of contact for employees relative to human resources policies and procedures.
  • Handle day-to-day human resource needs of the business unit and/or regional office location
  • Provide counseling and guidance to managers/partners in matters of employee relations; conduct investigations, prepare effective documentation, assist with the separation process and handle sensitive issues, escalating as needed
  • Ensure legal and contractual compliance by monitoring and implementing applicable HR laws and regulations by location (federal, state, local); may assist with compliance investigations 

Training and Development Support

  • Provide insight and guidance for people development processes including performance management, annual reviews, training, coaching and mentoring
  • Facilitate training sessions as needed
  • Assist with compliance requirements for continuing education within the business unit 

Other duties as assigned to include: 

  • Serve as a resource to the East Region HR Team and offer support as needed. 
  • Assist with campus recruiting as needed
  • Assist with the organization and execution of employee events
  • Assist in the coordination and execution of the annual compensation process
  • Enhance department and firm by accepting ownership and responsibility; exploring opportunities to add value to department and firm
  • Special projects as assigned/requested


  • Bachelor’s degree in human resources or other related field required
  • Two (2) to Four (4) years’ experience in human resources with an emphasize on on-boarding
  • Previous experience in a Professional Service Organization highly desired.
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment
  • Must exhibit excellent written/verbal communication and exceptional customer service skills and the ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Ability to provide exceptional client service, follow-through, attention to detail, demonstrate commitment to continuous learning in order to stay current regarding HR strategies and regulations, display appropriate ethical knowledge and commitment and exhibit a sense of urgency and commitment to quality and the timely completion of duties
  • Demonstrates a high level of energy, enthusiasm and passion for human resources
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Skills
  • Ability to work outside of the core business hours when necessary
  • Travel to our other surrounding Pennsylvania offices up to 20-30%.
  • PHR Certification highly desired

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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.