HR Specialist ~ AAP & Compliance for growing Human Resources niche firm

Vertical Careers, Inc. - Santa Ana, CA

HR Affirmative Action Programs & Compliance Specialist

  • Please NOTE that client's work hours are 6am to 3pmto better accommodate their east coast customers
  • This is an In-Office only role with COVID19 Safety and Social Distancing practiced

Our client is a premier consulting firm specializing in Affirmative Action Programs and HR Compliance. Their mission is to provide superior client-focused and cost-effective specialized human resources. They are growing and are seeking passionate Human Resources Specialists to join their family oriented team. Excellent opportunity to gain invaluable experience and be a part of decision making that are limited by large corporations or a government agency. 

Scope of Responsibilities:

  • Assists clients with their EEO/AAP compliance requirements:
    • Affirmative Action Plan development (E.O. 11246, Section 503, and VEVRAA)
    • EEO-1 Survey filing
    • VETS-4212 reporting
  • Collects data from clients, validates and reconciles data using Microsoft Excel, and formats data for Affirmative Action Plan Development Software
  • Reviews the results of Affirmative Action Plan analyses with clients to identify problem areas and determine the next steps for compliance/Best Practices.
  • Creates visually impactful presentations, with tools such as Tableau and Microsoft PowerPoint, to illustrate the results of statistical analyses.
  • Supports clients through audits received from the Office of Federal Contractors Compliance Programs (OFCCP)
  • Collaborates with other members of the team to complete work and projects.
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in HR/Human Resources or Business Administration
  • Professional Certifications: SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP, PHR, or SPHR preferred 
  • 3+ years of experience related to employee and/or personnel data, preparing, implementing, or administering Affirmative Action plans
  • Effective communication skills, including ability to write cogent, concise, factual, and analytical reports.
  • Strong computer and internet research skills. Proficiency in Microsoft applications with an emphasis on Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills with strong attention to detail and experience analyzing large, complex datasets.

Posted On: Friday, April 23, 2021
Compensation: Market Pay + Bonus

Position Contact
Eva Chiu
Managing Partner| Executive Search
(626) 608-5228,

Eva Chiu has 20 years of specialized staffing and recruitment expertise. Eva is known for her energy, enthusiasm and passion for connecting the right people with the right opportunities whereby helping you "Step Up in the World!" Her dedication to providing the highest quality service to both clients and candidates is one of her strongest attributes. Prior to Vertical Careers, Eva spent nearly 10 years with one of the nation’s largest specialized staffing firms first, as an account manager, and then as an executive recruiter specializing in accounting and finance professionals, achieving numerous accolades, including:

  • Superstars 2003, 2004 (Account Manager)
  • Superstars 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 & 2010 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Rookie of the Year 2005 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Southern California Executive Recruiter of The Year 2006
  • Platinum Club 2006, 2008 & 2010 (Top 5%)
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