Full Time Job

Assistant, People Team

Warner Music Group

Los Angeles, CA 08-25-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Job Title: Admin Assistant, People Team

A little bit about our team:

The Recorded Music People Team aims to drive the business forward by working with leaders to help them build their organizations and make decisions on employee-related objectives. Our team provides strategic people support and focuses on organizational development, performance management, and talent development to help employees grow at WMG, being a thought partner on business decisions in the workplace and general human resources support.

Your role:

The People Team Assistant will provide support for the Recorded Music business units. The role focuses on a variety of HR-related tasks and is responsible for delivering first-class employee support and taking direction from the HR Business Partners who are responsible for the relationship for the recorded music functions. This role is the first point of contact for all HR-related questions and will be accountable for ensuring that all HR tasks are managed in a professional, efficient, and timely manner. This role also offers the opportunity to learn about the various parts of the music industry, interact with all levels of employees, and participate in multiple HR Initiatives and projects.

Here you'll get to:
• Provide Human Resources support to 300+ employees in various areas; including New York, California, Nashville, and regional locations
• Participate in and assist the greater People Team with HR Initiatives and Learning & Development opportunities based on the needs of the business/teams
• Train all US new hires on using Workday and other inter-company related systems, and assist in the design and roll-out of developmental and programmatic training as needed.
• Be the first point of contact for new hires and employees. Provide information and guidance, or raise inquiries as appropriate. Maintain confidentiality of all information as appropriate.
• Conduct new hire orientation and create a seamless and exciting onboarding experience for all new hires
• Partner with our Talent Acquisition team and Hiring Managers to manage all open positions and ensure there is an onboarding plan in place for the best employee experience
• Assist with the exiting process and conduct exit interviews for departing employees
• Update and maintain Workday employee data with accuracy (you will spend a phenomenal amount of time in Workday)
• Partner with our Student Programs Team on the management of the Emerging Talent Associate program
• Work with the team on employee relations matters
• Update all HR / Financial reporting documents
• Maintain HR files and databases
• Assist with administering various HR processes- performance planning, Visa process, leave of absence, and others
• Provide support to the Senior Vice President, Associate Director, and Manager of People Teams on daily tasks
• Perform any other duties and tasks related to the Department's role and responsibilities that might be assigned

About you:
• Strong organization and time management skills; Detailed-oriented and focused
• Proactive approach
• Results-oriented, have strong execution and follow-up skills
• Multi-tasking skills in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
• Possess strong communication skills and the ability to work with many different personalities
• Be adept at problem-solving, including being able to identify and resolve issues in a timely manner

We'd love it if you also had:
• 1+ years of experience in Human Resources
• Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Psychology, Business, or a related field
• Ability to forge outstanding working relationships across a large team
• Experience in working with the Workday system and/or other HRIS systems
• Proficient in MS Office suite (MS Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel) or Google Workspace equivalent

Effective October 1st, this position will require being in the office 4 days a week. We believe that an in-office presence is critical for talent development, collaboration and building strong relationships.


Salary Range
$17.94 to $21.54 hourly

Salary ranges are included for job postings where required by law. The actual base pay is dependent upon many factors, such as work experience and business needs. The pay range is subject to change at any time dependent on a variety of internal and external factors.

Links to relevant documents:

2023 Benefits At A Glance.pdf

EVerify Participation Poster.pdf

Right To Work - English.pdf

Right to Work - Spanish.pdf

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gw247n-44-197-111-121-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $17.94 to $21.54 Per Hour ($ USD)
Company Profile
Warner Music Group

With a legacy extending back over 200 years, Warner Music Group (WMG) today brings together artists, songwriters and entrepreneurs that are moving entertainment culture across the globe. Operating in more than 70 countries through a network of affiliates and licensees, WMG’s Recorded Music division includes renowned labels such as Asylum, Atlantic, Big Beat, Canvasback, Elektra, Erato, First Night, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Spinnin’, Warner Records, Warner Classics and Warner Music Nashville.