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Title:  Human Resources Coordinator

Requisition ID:  10492-159

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Category:  Human Resources
Travel:  No Travel Required
Pay Grade:  87


The HR Coordinator provides administrative support for human resources initiatives, processes and programs for corporate/global HR and business units based at the Atlanta HDQ.  This role is responsible for maintaining employee records, conducting new employee orientation, providing general HR policy guidance and assisting in other HR related projects.




HR Administration

  • Completes day-to-day administration of human resource transactions, including completing all the necessary documents to hire, terminate and modify employee records.
  • Oversees the off-boarding process. Prepares and processes termination documents. 
  • Completes transactions for all employee changes that represent a change in status, including promotions, transfers, separations, approved leaves, etc.
  • Completes monthly audit review of employee system changes to ensure accuracy of records.
  • Administer and track leaves of absence, including FMLA, short-term disability, and military leaves.
  • Maintains employee electronic filing system in line with company audit guidelines


Recruiting and Staffing

  • Coordinates pre-employment steps – references, background check, drug screen and on-boarding process.
  • Prepares offer and promotion letters with guidance from corporate HR team
  • Coordinates and conducts new employee orientation/onboarding


Employee Relations

  • Coordinates the distribution of service awards
  • Participates in health and wellness, community involvement, reward & recognition, safety, employee communication initiatives as needed 
  • Provides basic, first level HR policy and process guidance and support to managers and employees


Other Responsibilities

  • Other duties as assigned to support HR initiatives



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Human Resources or related field preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of Human Resources experience; previous experience in a manufacturing environment a plus
  • Previous experience in ERP systems (SAP, Oracle, etc.) preferred
  • Previous experience with Applicant Tracking Systems, ATS, (SuccessFactors, SilkRoad, etc.) preferred



  • Demonstrated success in a fast-paced, action-oriented organization
  • Proven ability to work in a highly collaborative, team environment
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels in the organization, strong interpersonal skills
  • Customer focus
  • Attention to detail, accuracy
  • Strong time management and organization skills, ability to prioritize work
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Strong initiative, self-starter
  • Strong computer / enterprise system skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge / experience of federal and state employment laws and other government compliance regulations

Required Experience

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We're one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world's most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry's best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we'd love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.