HR Generalist (R1092114) in Wayne, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Support the continuous improvement of the HR function through development and implementation of

HR programs in an assigned geography or business line. With guidance, provide HR support to employees and

management across assigned service areas, business units or departments.


• Develop strong and effective team relationships with HR specialist functions/Centers of Excellence, e.g., HRPSC,

Finance PSC.

• Support the process of new employee orientation where appropriate.

• Conduct ad hoc reviews as directed, with guidance, and propose recommendations in handling employment

legislation, compliance, HR systems, practices and procedures. With guidance, provide support and education to

line management.

• Participate as assigned in working with senior HR team members for the day-to-day development and

implementation of new local and global HR initiatives.

• Work with more experienced HR team members on organizational effectiveness and HR partnering change

management efforts associated with reorganizations, mergers/acquisitions and transfers to ensure compliance to

local legislation.

• Provide reports and analyses as requested by senior management.

• Support line managers in the recruitment and selection process where appropriate.

• Operate as first point of contact for HR related queries and work in conjunction with senior members of the HR

team and line management on issues.

All responsibilities are essential job functions unless noted as nonessential (N).


• Sound knowledge of local and relevant employment legislation

• Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office applications and HRIS applications

• Good problem-solving, judgment and decision-making skills

• Strong verbal and written communication skills

• Very high degree discretion and confidentiality

• Strong attention to detail

• Ability to multi-task, prioritize and plan routine activities

• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients


• Bachelor's degree or educational equivalent and 1 year experience within an HR function as a generalist or

combination of generalist and specialist experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and


• Professional HR accreditation in progress



• Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech or the use of other

communication systems such as email or instant communicator

• Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers or other equipment such as voice recognition software

that will provide access to electronic data

• Regular sitting for extended periods of time

• Occasional travel may be require

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1092114