SHRM Careers

Be Bold. Be Great

Be The Change at SHRM

SHRM is shaping the HR profession and the world of work. HR changes employees’ lives, employees change organizations, and organizations change the world.

If you have the enthusiasm and commitment to
change the world of work, SHRM wants you.


For nearly seven decades, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management. Representing 285,000 members in more than 165 countries, SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates. 

SHRM provides education, thought leadership, certification, community and advocacy to enhance the practice of human resource management and the effectiveness of HR professionals in the organizations and communities they serve.

Our staff extends way beyond HR. We’re experts in a variety of areas, and we’re proud of what unites us—which is a common passion for our work.

       In addition to our principles, we believe diversity and inclusion not only makes us a better workplace, it also brings more innovative thinking and unbeatable solutions to our membership.

OUR Culture 

At SHRM, we are creating an environment in which a good idea can come from anyone. We hire talented professionals who are passionate about the work they do and embody our Guiding Principles, including employees who:

Have a bold purpose 

Believe in excellence and accountability 

Show flexibility and agility 

Remain smart and curious 

Bring collaborative openness

"There is no other organization on the globe that can lead our profession with such relevance, authority and foresight.” 


Our Benefits And Perks

We believe in taking care of employees, so that they can take care of our members and help advance the HR profession. Here’s a snapshot of our benefit offerings:
Pay and rewards

         Money can’t buy happiness, but it can help.  

SHRM knows that recognition for a job well done goes a long way, so we offer competitive salaries and employee recognition programs.  

Location and Transportation

Conveniently located in Alexandria, VA

Just a few short blocks from the King Street metro and 495 and just footsteps away from Whole Foods and over a dozen restaurants, SHRM’s offices are conveniently located in the heart of historic Old Town Alexandria, VA. 

Health Care

If the unexpected happens, we’ve got your back. 

 SHRM offers coverage for medical, vision, dental and prescriptions. In addition, we offer flexible spending accounts and a variety of insurance options. Looking to stay fit? We offer several fitness classes on-site as well as a fully-equipped on-site gym.

Flexible work Schedules and leave
 Our employees are more than their job description.

SHRM offers flextime, compressed work schedules, telecommuting, paid holidays, sick leave and a variety of other options that give our employees the balance they need to excel at their jobs.

Professional Development & Training

 We want you to have an opportunity to learn, develop and grow
at SHRM 

We offer educational assistance and professional development opportunities that will help foster your career and growth at our organization.

Investments and Retirement

       You’re working for your future, and we want to help you get there.

SHRM helps our employees progress not only professionally but also financially. We offer a 401(k) plan, a pension plan and access to a
credit union.  


        Career Opportunities  

 Do you have what it takes to bring monumental impact to our organization?
 Take a look at our career opportunities and apply today.