You are a business owner. You are passionate about what your business does. But, legal compliance of I-9 documents? Benefit renewals? Unemployment compensation defense? Maybe not so much.
And yet, attention to the details of HR is critical. Overlooked tax changes, missed reporting requirements or a tricky employee termination can cause serious legal and financial repercussions.
Fortunately, Servant HR is a full service HR department that enjoys serving clients through eliminating their administrative hassle. Our team of experts partners with you to manage and optimize all your human resource responsibilities, so you have the freedom to focus on what matters most — growing your business.
What is a PEO?
When a company signs on with Servant HR, a unique relationship is formed as Servant HR becomes the company’s PEO.
The acronym PEO stands for Professional Employer Organization. While the acronym is attached to a variety of business models, NAPEO (The National Association of Professional Employer Organizations) defines a PEO as a “provider of comprehensive HR solutions for small and midsize businesses.”
A professional employer organization establishes a three-way relationship between a company, its employees and the PEO. Rather than the traditional employer/employee relationship, the company and the PEO become “co-employers.”
What is Co-Employment?
Servant HR is an administrative employer, managing payroll, workers compensation, benefits and unemployment compensation matters. Management and day-to-day oversight is still the responsibility of the worksite employer.
When a company engages Servant HR as its PEO, employees sign a Co-Employee Acknowledgement Agreement. This agreement confirms employee understanding that he/she is now an employee of both Servant HR and their worksite employer.
What exactly does Servant HR do?
We provide comprehensive HR management tasks across five main disciplines:
- HR Coaching & Counseling
- Benefits Administration
- Risk Management
- Retirement Program Setup & Admin
As a PEO, we strategically partner with clients to manage and optimize all human resource responsibilities — for both the benefit and protection of the client.
Any other reasons to consider a PEO?
So glad you asked!
According to NAPEO, small businesses that work with a PEO:
- Grow 7 to 9 percent faster
- Have employee turnover that is 10 to 14 percent lower
- Are 50% less likely to go out of business
Any other reasons to consider Servant HR specifically?
- Relief from the burden of employment administration
- Expanded human capital management through a team of professionals
- Improved employment practices, compliance and risk management
- Administration of comprehensive employee benefit packages
- Improved productivity and profitability
Unlike single-task outsource companies, Servant HR values the total relationship. By maintaining close management of all HR functions, our team gains valuable insights, understands procedures and offers holistic service. Our mission to take care of you and your employees makes relationship our priority.
Have more questions? Considering a PEO for your business? Contact us today! We’re excited to show you the benefits of a relationship with Servant HR.