Intern, Human Resources (Hr) Systems

The Cooper Companies Rochester , NY 14618

Posted 2 months ago

CooperVision, a unit of The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO), is one of the world's leading manufacturers of soft contact lenses and related products and services. The Company produces a full array of monthly, two-week and 1-day lenses, all featuring advanced materials and optics. CooperVision has a strong heritage of solving the toughest vision challenges such as astigmatism and presbyopia; and offers the most complete collection of spherical, toric and multifocal products available. Through a combination of innovative products and focused practitioner support, the company brings a refreshing perspective to the marketplace, creating real advantages for customers and wearers. For more information, visit

JOB TITLE: HR Systems Intern

DEPARTMENT: Human Resources


The Summer Intern program at CooperVision provides college students with the opportunity to participate in meaningful projects that contribute to the overall business unit objectives. In addition to the assigned projects, Interns are given the opportunity to participate in activities that encourage networking with peers, managers, and employees.

The HR Systems Intern will manage and support components within the Oracle HCM (Human Capital Management system) project to include training program creation, testing support and data support. These components in the internship will allow the Intern a wide range of opportunity and responsibility within a complex global project including; program research, creation, change management and implementation. The Intern will also support the Global Data Lead through data collection, validation, conversion, and review. Additional activities will be assigned to support to the global HCM team including document maintenance, project management exposure, and other tasks.


  • Research, and create global training program for complex systems implementation and its users

  • Implement a global training program

  • Training documentation creation and maintenance

  • Create and implement change management plan

  • Maintain project management documents and systems, such as worksheets, issue logs, and online project management software

  • Coordinate global testing schedules for various HCM modules

  • Maintain testing playbooks and issue logs/documentation

  • Assist with creation of various presentations

  • Assist with data collection through interactions with global team members

  • Facilitate team calls and feedback gathering sessions

  • Interact closely within the project team, and frequently within HR function and with business leaders.

  • Willingness to adjust schedule as needed for Asia Pacific country calls (approximately 1 call every month).

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Skills and Abilities:

  • Intermediate skill in the use of Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Advanced Excel preferred.

  • Well organized with attention to detail and ability to carry out tasks independently.

  • Excellent project management, organizational and follow-through skill set

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Professional demeanor

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Ability to work on self-managed and team-oriented projects

Work Environment:

  • Professional Office setting

  • Will be sitting at a computer throughout most of the day

  • Will work general office hours, additional time outside of general office hours may be required

  • This is a paid internship.


  • Not required, but prior Internship experience is a plus


  • Current college student, majoring in Human Resources, Information Services/Technology, Project Management or a relevant field

  • Prefer the candidate to be entering their Junior or Senior year


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Intern, Human Resources (Hr) Systems

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