EEO and Fact-Finding Investigator, Independent Contractor (Remote)
Why HR Anew HR Anew's mission is to deliver innovative, impactful, and interactive equal employment opportunity, human resource management, recruiting and hiring, education and training, and digital workspaces that help organizations to grow and scale, accomplish their mission, and help people to achieve their professional goals. We are focused on exceptional performance and productivity, quality, and time management with an organization culture that embraces diversity, equity, inclusion, equality, empathy, and belonging. HR Anew is a minority woman owned small business and equal opportunity employer (EOE).
HR Anew is growing and we are seeking EEO and Fact-Finding Investigators who are enthusiastic about their discipline and have the capacity to perform successfully while managing multiple cases simultaneously.
**A valid EEO Certificate and/or a current refresher course certificate is required for this position**
Role and Responsibilities
Deliver customer service excellence;
Prepare Investigative Plans and document request lists;
Acquire and analyze documentary and testimonial evidence;
Conduct telephonic, in-person, or video interviews, and prepare interrogatories;
Communicate, cooperate and collaborate with client case managers and investigators;
Prepare Reports of Investigation, fact-finding reports, position statements, and case files to be submitted on schedule.
Edit and quality review draft and final reports and prepare case files in accordance with EEOC MD-110, client, and HR Anew requirements;
Prepare and provide weekly status reports;
May perform final agency decisions (if experienced);
May perform counseling and mediation/ADR (if certified and experienced); and
May facilitate Title VII and related training (if experienced).
Skills and Competencies
Certified EEO Investigator in accordance with MD-110 is required.
Unexpired Refresher EEO Investigator Training Certificate;
Two to three years EEO Investigator experience and completion of a minimum of 10 investigations is essential;
Critical thinking skills, a strong work ethic, solid organizational and time management skills, flexibility, a willingness and ability to adapt to sudden changes.
Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business, Legal, Political Science, English, Technical Writing or a related field is highly desired. An advanced degree such as an MBA or JD is a plus.
A person with employment law experience, and/or HR professional with an employee or labor relations background that is certified as an EEO Investigator and has the appropriate experience described herein may be considered.
Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of a wide range of Title VII and related laws, rules, and regulations to provide comprehensive analysis of case assignments;
Must have excellent written communication skills to include proven ability to communicate effectively through e-mail, in-person, and oral presentations;
Good project and time management skills with the ability to manage multiple cases at one time is essential;
Superior interpersonal and customer service skills is essential;
Proven ability to show initiative, assertiveness, and resourcefulness to address customer needs;
Ability to bring an advisory approach to EEO services;
Political savvy along with superior teamwork and collaboration skills;
Dependable, accountable, and flexible;
Initiative-taker, can successfully perform in a telework and independent investigator environment with no supervision;
Organized and focused;
Able to successfully pass a federal security clearance background investigation; and
Able to maintain privacy and confidentiality.
Technology and Equipment
Advanced experience using Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, and other related systems used to perform work assignments.
Comfortable using multiple client computers as needed to perform work assignments.
Ability to operate office equipment; fax, copier, scanner, and computer; and
Must have private home or commercial office space with proper office equipment.
**A valid EEO Certificate and/or a current refresher course certificate is required for this position** Next Step HR Anew provides a friendly and people first workplace culture. Our values include performance excellence, grit, having fun, thought leadership, lifelong learning, servant leadership, and winning outcomes for all. Submit your resume to us for immediate consideration.