Duration: May 2019- January 2020
Location: San Francisco, CA
At the Wikimedia Foundation, we on the Talent & Culture team are committed to supporting our mission-driven and brilliant staff, and we deeply care about improving the lives of our employees. We’re looking for a compassionate and thoughtful human resources professional with experience in benefits administration and an ability to manage multiple ongoing projects with an attention to detail and confidentiality. You will be able to energetically dive into overseeing our benefits offerings and lead open enrollment while a member of our team is on leave. The first few months will be focused on training you on our systems and processes before having you assume the responsibilities below.
This is a temporary position with an end date in late January 2020, and this position will be based in our San Francisco office with flexible hours.
We’d like you to do these things:
Act as first point of contact in administering Wikimedia’s US benefits offerings
Lead annual benefit renewals and open enrollment for US employees
Support the Wikimedia Foundation staff’s overall wellbeing by maintaining our wellbeing programs
We’d like you to have these skills:
And it would be even more awesome if you have this:
The Wikimedia Foundation is...
...the nonprofit organization that hosts and operates Wikipedia and the other Wikimedia free knowledge projects. Our vision is a world in which every single human can freely share in the sum of all knowledge. We believe that everyone has the potential to contribute something to our shared knowledge, and that everyone should be able to access that knowledge, free of interference. We host the Wikimedia projects, build software experiences for reading, contributing, and sharing Wikimedia content, support the volunteer communities and partners who make Wikimedia possible, and advocate for policies that enable Wikimedia and free knowledge to thrive. The Wikimedia Foundation is a charitable, not-for-profit organization that relies on donations. We receive financial support from millions of individuals around the world, with an average donation of about $15. We also receive donations through institutional grants and gifts. The Wikimedia Foundation is a United States 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with offices in San Francisco, California, USA.
The Wikimedia Foundation is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply
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