Job category/type: Professional services
We are seeking an HR Advisor, ideally CIPD qualified, to join our team at an exciting time for the University.
We are in the process of implementing a new People and Culture Strategy, and are seeking to deliver an ambitious change agenda. You will play a key part in supporting the development of our people practices and in providing a quality HR service.
You will be joining a highly enthusiastic and dedicated HR team in a role providing wide-ranging HR support to a designated client group. You will be accountable for professional support of the employment lifecycle, engaging proactively with University staff and external stakeholders to deliver an effective and efficient HR service. This will include giving robust advice on terms and conditions of employment, recruitment and on-boarding processes and on employee relations casework – from the straightforward to the more complex – ensuring the highest standards of outcome.
You will support the updating and management of the HR Management Information system in a timely manner to ensure that data is accurate and up to date. You will also be capable of developing a good working knowledge of systems in order to actively support and engage staff and managers in using the MI systems to support effective people management.
We are looking for someone who has excellent communication and influencing skills, attention to detail and precision with outputs; the ability to take the initiative and work under pressure and has had previous experience of providing a professional HR service.
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The post holder will be based in Luton with regular travel to other sites as required. The University operates a hybrid working policy which allows staff to work at least one day a week at home.
Interviews will take place week 13 and 18 October 2022.
The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population.
Please quote reference number and job title. Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed application form.
All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date. Applications will not be accepted after this deadline.