WestRock Human Resource Coordinator in Atlanta, Georgia

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com .

Human Resource Coordinator- Atlanta, GA

1000 Abernathy Rd, NE

Atlanta, Georgia, 30328

United States

* The opportunity *

Responsible for providing general HR assistance to assigned division(s). Contributes to HR agenda relating to employee communications, pre-employment screening, responding to routine questions on HR policies and procedures, and identifying potential issues, etc. Assists division HR leaders in special projects.

Manages on-boarding process for new hires and contractors and all related administrative processes

Contributes to a wide variety of tasks relating to employee relations

Prepares monthly/quarterly attrition and headcount reports

Manages off-boarding/ exit process to include system termination, severance/sub-pay documents, exit interviews

Supports third party benefit administration including FMLA, STD, Unemployment claims, and Benefit Service Center

Supports performance management and merit review processes

Supports employee training, on boarding, employee development initiatives

Assists with recruiting process by scheduling interviews and conducting phone prescreens with candidates

Serve as HRIS expert and data analyst in PeopleSoft and Cornerstone systems

Process invoices and provide support with expenses

Assists division and plants with interpretation and application of policies and procedures, and systems

Works closely with benefits, payroll, and compensation departments to resolve employee issues

Assists with service and award program

Lead and participate in miscellaneous projects as needed


Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources, or Business, with 2+ years of related professional experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

What you need to succeed:

Experience with HRIS systems (PeopleSoft and Cornerstone) as plus.

PHR/SPHR preferred



What we offer:

Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

Human Resources

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Human Resource Coordinator