HR Intern - Fall 2018

Date: Oct 19, 2018

Location: NY, NY, US, 10019

Year: 2018

Company: Corporate Center 

Requisition ID: 9344


The Human Resources and Corporate Benefits Department at Bertelsmann, Inc. is responsible for providing HR operational support to the organization including the development, negotiating, customizing and administration of health, welfare & well-being programs as well as recruiting, onboarding, and payroll.  The Bertelsmann, Inc. Human Resources and Corporate Benefits team also provides administrative HR and Benefit support for Bertelsmann’s subsidiary Companies within the United States, including BMG, FremantleMedia, arvato systems and other holdings/groups, including new acquisitions.


The Human Resource Internship will provide exposure to all specialties of HR, and the opportunity for an understanding of Human Resources and Benefits at a corporate level.


Role and Responsibilities

  • General administrative support for Human Resource and Corporate Benefits departments including but not limited to helping develop communications to employees, assisting with payroll, data entry, processing confidential employee information, scheduling, scanning documents, and light reporting.
  • Inventory and update all the active and terminated personnel records to include digital and print records.


Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Recently graduated with, or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management, Business Administration or related.
  • Have a strong interest in the Human Resources & Benefits fields.
  • Able to commit at least 2 days (up to 19 hours) per week through the Fall/ Winter. Option to extend throughout the Spring and Summer of 2019 is possible.
  • Ability to recognize and maintain strict confidentiality and employee privacy.
  • Ability to work independently or as a team player in a fast paced environment.
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized.
  • Maintain a strong customer-service mentality and a desire to learn.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (emphasis on Excel, Word and Powerpoint), and Adobe for .pdf forms.
  • Administrative experience is preferred.


This is a paid position at $15 per hour.


Bertelsmann is a media, services and education company that operates in about 50 countries around the world. Its key geographical markets are Western Europe – especially Germany, France, Britain and Spain – as well as the United States. Bertelsmann’s corporate divisions include RTL Group (television), Penguin Random House (books), Gruner + Jahr (magazines), Arvato (services), Bertelsmann Printing Group (print), Bertelsmann Education Group and Bertelsmann Investments.  


Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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