HR Manager

England, Berkshire, Newbury
£35000 - £40000 per annum
10 Sep 2020
08 Oct 2020
JN -092020-141497
Cody Stevens
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is seeking a skilled HR Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. You will be responsible for all HR duties within the office of up to 75 employees.

The role is paying a salary of up to £40,000 depending on experience.

The ideal personality

We all have individual personalities but, as a company, how do we want to be seen? Our company/brand personality helps define the way we behave and communicate. It includes 4 key characteristics and we encourage our employees to display these both internally and externally.

  • Straightforward
  • Idiosyncratic
  • Positive
  • Drive

Role activities / responsibilities

  • First line HR support across the business providing pragmatic and comprehensive HR advice, escalating matters to the Managing Director where necessary.
  • Provide advice and guidance to line managers and employees on employee relations and employment law issues such as maternity; short- and long-term sickness absence; flexible working requests & probation extensions
  • Manage the recruitment process including advertising, arranging interviews, checking right to work documentation, making offers to candidates and on boarding.
  • Responsible for all ER cases, advising and guiding both managers and employees on HR policies and procedures and managing any issues that arise
  • Manage the exit process including conducting exit interviews and reporting absence data
  • Maintain accurate records on employees' right to work for audit purposes.
  • Monitoring, reviewing and updating all HR policies and ensuring these are in line with the current legislation.
  • Delivery of management and employee training where needed. Building relationships with training providers where necessary. Responsible for content selection, budget and training needs analysis
  • Responsible for creating, writing, improving and implementing company policies and procedures
  • Leading and implementing new HR initiatives as required
  • General administration as required

You will be/have:

  • CIPD qualified, level 5 or above
  • Proactively keeping up to date with current legislation and best practice
  • Strong generalist or advisor experience
  • Experience of working in an in-house recruitment role
  • Experience of developing, implementing and improving recruitment and HR processes
  • Experience of creating, developing and delivering training
  • Able to communicate at all levels of the business
  • Able to work on your own without supervision and take appropriate decisions
  • Able to handle confidential and sensitive information appropriately

Salary and benefits

  • Training and development, supporting your career pathway
  • Competitive salary
  • Laptop and Mobile phone provided
  • A great place to come to work, a beautiful environment base in the Berkshire countryside."

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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