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HR Manager

Richmond, CA, USA
Full-time
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How to Apply

How to apply:
[email protected]
- Please email your cover letter and resume (in PDF format) to [email protected]
with “HR Manager” in the subject line. Your cover letter should be addressed to Oliver
Hack, Director of Project Development
- In your cover letter, please be sure to address the following:
- Tell us your about your approach to the practice of human resources
management;
- Describe your work style and provide an example and how you think you can
contribute to our collaborative work culture
- Talk about your interest and/or experience in the nonprofit sector.

The Social Good Fund is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to create and
establish positive influences for individuals, communities, and the environment. Our goal is to
sponsor projects that will help positively impact and develop local communities into healthier
and happier places to live, work, and be. https://www.socialgoodfund.org/

We achieve the mission through the practice of efficient, effective, low-barrier, high-quality fiscal
sponsorship. (Learn more about fiscal sponsorship https://www.councilofnonprofits.org/tools-resources/fiscal-sponsorship-n....)

Beginning with one half-time employee in 2014 and zero revenue, Social Good Fund has now
grown into a mature, full-service fiscal sponsorship organization with nearly a dozen full-time
core operations employees, over 150 sponsored project employees, and annual revenue of over
$20M. We serve as fiscal sponsor to hundreds of nonprofit/charitable programs and projects
across a wide diversity of program focus and content, in a host of geographic locations both
domestically and abroad.

Demand for our services continues to grow, as does the necessity for the organization to add
capacity to meet the demand.


The Organization: Working at Social Good Fund
Though based in Richmond, CA, we are a 100% virtual office with all of our employees
working from home/shared work spaces . Business hours are M - F, 9a - 5p PST, with
potential flexibility, depending on many factors. In order to succeed in this role, you will need to
have a space where you can work with a strong internet connection, and a comfort with, and
preference for, working remotely. Although we are a remote team, we may provide the
opportunity to travel for in-person convenings once or twice per year.

Our organizational approach applies both to how we practice fiscal sponsorship, and how we
operate and work together to achieve our mission: It assumes best intentions and seeks to
continuously act in good faith. We strive for efficiency in order to decrease barriers to realizing
positive change in the world. We are a focused, friendly and helpful team, and we’re looking for
an equally disposed person to join us. We have a strong sense of shared responsibility and we
are looking for someone who appreciates and wants to contribute to this environment.

Areas of Responsibility: 

The Job: HR Manager
The HR Manager will be a member of the core operations team and oversee all aspects of
organizational HR processes and practices. The HR Manager will ensure that the organization’s
human resource function is operating smoothly. The manager will develop and maintain
effective practice and policies that ensure employees are empowered, informed and responded
to, while protecting the organization’s interests and ensuring compliance to labor law and best
practice. This may include, but almost certainly will not be limited to:

● Nurturing a positive working environment
● Developing and monitoring overall HR strategies, systems, tactics and procedures
across the organization
● Responding to demands, grievances or other employee issues
● Ensuring legal compliance throughout human resource management function
● Maintaining pay plan and employee benefits programs
● Maintaining employee handbook
● Assessing training needs and monitoring training programs
● Reporting to management and providing decision support through HR metrics
● Other tasks as required

Skills/Experience: 

Required Skills, Knowledge, Approach:
The best candidate for this position will have a minimum of five years of professional HR
experience and be a self-starting, self-respecting, team-playing, positive-thinking, tech-savvy
and consistent person with a passion for doing good in the world. The best candidate will also have:

● Up-to-date knowledge of HR best practice, tools, systems and implementation strategies
● In depth knowledge of best practice relating to labor laws/regulations
● In depth knowledge of employee payroll and benefits practice and compliance
● Have a consistent and reliable workspace: home, shared workspace, etc…
● Be a team player, flexible and present, with strong creative problem-solving skills
● Have a customer-service and mission-driven approach
● Maintain a sense of humor in the face of challenging interactions and situations
● Accept, appreciate and support the diversity and differences of the individuals and
groups we work with
● Be familiar with MS Office and Google Office tools
● Quickly learn online and digital systems that you are not familiar with
● Have the ability to communicate verbally and in writing in a professional, clear and
concise manner
● Be helpful and supportive of project goals
● Be able to prioritize and multi-task
● Understand the importance of follow-through and responsiveness

Preferred Qualifications:
● Commitment to the nonprofit sector and charitable work
● Familiarity with Zenefits
● Experience working with employees in different US states
● Have knowledge and familiarity with the nonprofit sector
● Have knowledge and familiarity with fiscal sponsorship

Compensation/Benefits: 

Annual Salary:
$70K - $80K, depending on experience and fit.

How to Apply: 

How to apply:
[email protected]
- Please email your cover letter and resume (in PDF format) to [email protected]
with “HR Manager” in the subject line. Your cover letter should be addressed to Oliver
Hack, Director of Project Development
- In your cover letter, please be sure to address the following:
- Tell us your about your approach to the practice of human resources
management;
- Describe your work style and provide an example and how you think you can
contribute to our collaborative work culture
- Talk about your interest and/or experience in the nonprofit sector.

Additional Information: 

Equal Opportunity Employer:
At Social Good Fund are committed to removing barriers for all people who wish to do good in
their communities. As a result of lowering these barriers we are proud to say that we have
attracted a very diverse group of project leaders working across communities all throughout the
globe on issues that impact millions of lives.
Social Good Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage, actively seek and
celebrate diversity in our workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,
sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability,
national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is
decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. We encourage applicants of
color and individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

 

Organization Info

Social Good Fund

Overview
Headquarters: 
Richmond, California, USA
Annual Budget : 
$10-50M
Size: 
51-200 employees
Founded: 
2012
About Us
Mission: 

SocialGood works to create and establish positive influences for individuals, communities, and the environment. Our goal is to sponsor and develop projects that will help positively impact and develop local communities into healthier and happier places to live, work, and be.

Programs: 

Social Good Fund works to promote good in communities all over the world. One of our primary strategies for doing this is through our fiscal sponsorship services. We currently fiscally sponsor over 300 groups, represening a wide variety of projects working in a wide variety of fields. 

Why Work For Us?: 

Our organizational approach applies both to how we practice fiscal sponsorship, and how we operate and work together to achieve our mission: It assumes best intentions and seeks to continuously act in good faith. We strive for efficiency in order to decrease barriers to realizing positive change in the world. We are a focused, friendly and helpful team, and we have a strong sense of shared responsibility.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Nov 1 2019
Active Until: 
Dec 1 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Social Good Fund
industry: 
Nonprofit