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Human Resources Generalist

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Rare Genomics Institute

  • 25 people are interested

Work remotely with talented peers on a rewarding, nonprofit program as part of the Rare Genomics Institute Human Resources team. You will be an important part of the organization’s efforts to connect with our all-volunteer staff and educate our team leads and managers, and help RG's mission of providing those with a rare disease find hope for a cure.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the development and execution of programs and processes to attract, onboard, develop and retain key talent across the company.
  • Conduct employee orientation/onboarding and offboarding processes.
  • Act as a resource for general inquiries and provide a confidential communication channel for all volunteers.
  • Provide coaching and support to management and staff regarding employee relations issues, performance management, policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Enthusiasm for our mission and a passion for helping others
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience in human resources
  • Excellent time management, analytical, organizational and communication skills

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About Rare Genomics Institute

Location:

8504 Firestone Blvd., #198, Downey, CA 90241, US

Mission Statement

At RG, we are more than just an organization. We are a community dedicated to helping rare disease patients find hope for a cure. We work alongside patients and their families, providing them with the necessary tools, knowledge, and connections so that they can better understand the cause of their disease. We believe that every patient deserves more out of life.

Description

Rare Genomics Institute (RGI) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping rare disease
patients find a diagnosis, treatment, and pathway to a cure. Through personalized research
projects, RGI provides access to world leading medical institutions and scientists to conduct
genomic sequencing, coordinates with clinicians and counselors to interpret findings, and offers an
online crowd-funding platform to deliver financial solutions. RGI also supports rare disease
advocacy by fostering an online community of rare disease patients and supporting rare disease
research through a yearly grant competition.

Since being founded in 2011, RGI has completed over 300 genetic sequencing and analysis
projects, assisted patients fund over $3.5 million worth of genomic sequencing, discovered 8
unique genetic mutations in-house, given over $2 million dollars in grants to researchers on rare
disease, and developed an online community with over 10,000 rare disease members.
Through volunteers, RGI is able to slowly push science and health care forward to meet the needs
of patients affected by rare diseases. To learn more about RGI check out our website, like us on
Facebook, and follow us on Twitter!

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Human Resources Strategy
  • Human Resources Assistance

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5 hours per week

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