Coordinator, Human Resources

Anderson University’s Human Resources invites applications for a full-time position as Coordinator of Human Resources.  Anderson University is an innovative, entrepreneurial, premier comprehensive, liberal arts university affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. Candidates with a strong Christian value system, lifestyle, and commitment to the integration of faith and learning are encouraged to apply.

Candidates should be prepared to:

  • Administer, monitor and communicate employee benefits (Health, Life, and disability, AD&D, Dread Disease, Flex Spending Accounts and Annuity Plan).
  • Reconciles benefit enrollments to Plan Administrator and financial systems software.
  • Establish and maintain personnel and payroll records in both hard copy and computer database.        
  • Prepare payroll and benefit changes for hourly and salary payrolls and input in financial software system.  Initiate scheduled payroll and benefit deductions.
  • Maintain employee database by reviewing forms, monitor accuracy of data, preparation of letters and send periodic mailings.
  • Assist in preparation and distribution of individual plan information memos as plans are revised.
  • Serves as backup for administering leave program consisting of annual, personal and other leave categories by maintaining accurate records for employees, respond to inquiries and interpret policy.
  • Facilitates SC Continuation of Insurance Coverage with eligible existing employees.
  • Perform Benefit exits for terminating employees.
  • Calculation of benefits based on compensation, adherence to timeframe for premium rate changes and enrollment or termination of benefits during Open Enrollment, salary increases and new faculty contracts as well as employee status changes and explanation of benefits.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in office environment with training or certificate in human resource functions.
  • Three - five years' progressively responsible administrative support in academic Office environment are essential.
  • Proficiency in computer based programs (Microsoft word processing, excel spreadsheets), able to generate spreadsheets, forms and reports.  
  • Person should be detailed oriented, able to multitask while meeting specified deadlines.
  • Ability to operate copier, fax machine and calculator.

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To ensure full consideration, please send a letter of application, resume, contact information for three references and an Anderson University Staff Application to:

                            Human Resources
                            Anderson University
                            316 Boulevard
                            Anderson, SC 29621

Applications by email may be sent to  Electronic submissions are preferred.


Anderson University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students.

Anderson University does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or religion in its programs and activities.  Please direct inquiries to Dr. Beverly Rice McAdams, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion/Title IX Administrator, Merritt Administration Building, 3rd floor, 316 Boulevard, Anderson, SC, 29621, (864) 231-2126, or to the Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education at