Human Resources Advisor

  • Job Reference: 25240946-2
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2017
  • Recruiter: Anonymous
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £24000 - £28000/annum Competitive benefits
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Inspiring people to realise their potential

Human Resources Advisor

Competitive Pay up to £28,000 + Benefits

Looking for a new challenge?

Are you interested in the learning sector? Do you have excellent understanding of HR related issues? Are you CIPD qualified or equivalent? Then learndirect have the perfect opportunity for you.

What will the role involve?

The Human Resources Advisor will operate in a shared services team and provide first line advice on HR related matters to employees and management across the business. They will provide a key link between the business and Human Resources to ensure the requirements of the business are met.

This roles will also take a lead on HR specialist activity e.g. Employment Law, Employee Relation, Compensation and benefits and Recruitment.

Some key skills that we are looking for?

Attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Works on own Initiative
Good problem solving skills
Ability to work to tight deadlines and timescales
Works well under pressure
Methodical and structured approach to tasks
Good understanding of SMP, SSP, Paternity calculations process
Sound knowledge and understanding of employment legislation
Microsoft i.e. word, excel (intermediate level)
Qualified to CPP level or equivalent (essential)

What do we do?

learndirect is the UK's largest provider of skills, training and employment services. We've helped over 4 million people gain the skills they need for work, whether its qualifications in everyday subjects like mathematics and English, vocational qualifications and apprenticeships, or higher-level professional qualifications. learndirect has a mission to change lives. We work with more than 100,000 people and 4,000 businesses each year. We're also one of the leading providers of eAssessment services.

We're proud of our customer base which includes household names like McDonald's, Sainsbury's and Greggs to name a few. Trusted and credible with our Ofsted Grade 2, Investors in People Gold and Matrix accreditations, we have built our market-leading position through our application of technology for learning and assessment.

What's in it for me?

We offer 5 weeks holiday with additional bank holidays. We offer competitive pay that can be topped up with bonuses where applicable. We also have standard benefits including contribution based pensions. Will also give you child care vouchers, cycle to work, staff discounts and much more.

As an Investors in People Gold accredited company we pride ourselves in the career development our colleagues receive and we continuously strive to improve our ways of working. Everyone at learndirect plays a really important part in achieving our goals, so we think we can offer truly unique opportunities and valuable experiences. We aim to stay ahead of the latest technologies and invest heavily in the training of our staff in order to keep them at the forefront of the industry. Our goal is to be an Employer of Choice and the first company anyone thinks of when looking to enter the industry, or an experienced professional looking for a change.

learndirect welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. We are committed to diversity and recruiting to reflect the communities we serve. We expect all of learndirect's employees to comply with the Company's Equality & Diversity, Safeguarding and Health & Safety Policies and promote the policies to customers and employers with whom the Company works