People Operations Manager



People & HR, Operations
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2024
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KnownWell is committed to fostering a supportive and innovative work environment. We believe in empowering our employees through a strong culture of collaboration and continuous improvement. As a People Operations Specialist, you will play a crucial role in supporting our team and enhancing our operational efficiency. We are seeking a detail-oriented and proactive People Operations Specialist to join our dynamic team.


  • Lead the onboarding process for new employees, ensuring a smooth transition and positive experience
  • Administer employee leaves of absence, including FMLA, parental leave, and other leave policies
  • Ensure compliance with all legal requirements related to employee leaves
  • Develop, update, and communicate company policies and procedures
  • Maintain and update the employee handbook to reflect current practices and legal requirements
  • Coordinate and manage review cycles, including performance evaluations and promotion processes
  • Oversee compensation initiatives such as raises, salary banding, and releveling to ensure fairness and competitiveness
  • Track and analyze key people metrics such as retention rates, headcount planning, and budgeting
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of labor laws and regulations to mitigate risks and ensure company compliance
  • Conduct payroll audits to ensure accuracy and compliance with company policies and regulations
  • Manage any offboarding processes, ensuring compliance and a respectful exit experience for departing employees


  • 4-6 years of experience in a People Operations or similar HR role
  • Strong knowledge of HR practices, payroll processing, and compliance requirements
  • Excellent organizational and multitasking skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficiency in HRIS systems and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to handle sensitive information with confidentiality and professionalism
We offer a comprehensive benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k match, PTO), competitive salary and the opportunity to be part of a purpose-driven organization that is dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of patients.
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