People Officer

People Officer Wetherby | Up to £23,350| Mon-Fri 36 hours | Permanent + 6 months FTC available
Your new role

Your new role will involve working as part of the People Team providing in line with people policies and legal requirements. Providing a quality and consistent HR service and giving operational advice and support to business managers, covering areas of recruitment, employee lifecycle, absence management, employee relations and reporting.

Key areas:
  • To advise and coach managers on specific day to day employment matters, under the guidance of People Team colleagues
  • To support projects and day to day activities within the People Team, under the guidance of People Team colleagues
  • To support corporate and local negotiations with the Trade Unions: arranging meetings, taking minutes, and taking the initiative in liaising to help resolve problems and ensure the smooth running of the meetings
  • To monitor the use of facility time and give guidance as necessary to unions, line managers and People Team colleagues on the application of the Industrial Relations Framework
  • To provide support to ensure a professional recruitment, on-boarding and employee lifecycle experience
  • To maintain and update the People Team sections of the Intranet

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good organisational skills, with ability to manage time, plans and workload to meet priorities
  • Able to work independently and great problem solving skills
  • Experience of drafting / amending formal documents and taking minutes
  • Interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Experience of working on projects with set outcomes and timescales
  • Maintaining confidentiality
  • IT literate including all Office programmes

Additional requirements (desirable)

  • HR and recruitment experience
  • Experience with Trade Unions
  • CIPD qualification or equivalent

What you’ll get in return
  • 27.5 holidays
  • Hybrid role
  • Flexible hours
  • Free parking

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Working Pattern
Government & Public Services
HR Generalist
Up to £23,350

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Kavita Kaur, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Leeds
5th Floor, Broad Gate, 1 The Headrow

Telephone: 01132003707

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