HR Assistant

NFP People
Devon, UK
01 Sep 2019
06 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an excellent opportunity for an efficient, proactive and personable administrator to support the activities of our clients People Team, as People Team Assistant.

Position: People Team Assistant (HR)

Location: Based in Sidmouth, Devon - "an area of outstanding natural beauty"

Hours: 35 hours per week

Salary: £20,276 per annum

Contract: Permanent

Benefits: Generous annual leave, pension scheme, Healthshield plan, confidential counselling service, subsidised restaurant, free parking, enhanced maternity/paternity benefits, Life Assurance Scheme, 31 day's holiday per year, inclusive of the 8 statutory public holidays. This increases by one day each year until a maximum of 34 days is reached.

Closing Date: Thursday 22 August 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 August 2019

The Role

As People Team Assistant, you will:

- Act as first point of contact for all People Team enquiries.
- Respond to routine queries from employees and escalate complex matters as required.
- Undertakeall administration associated with the employee cycle.
- Assist with regular audits of the people management system.
- Liaise closely with other departments within the charity, ensuring that the service provided by the People Team is of the highest and most consistent standard.

About You

With experience of working to tight deadlines in a fast paced, high volume environment, the People Team Assistant will have strong communication and customer service skills. You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of HR principles and processes.

Given the nature of this vital role you will bring with you:

- Excellent diplomacy, collaborative, organisational, prioritising and problem solving skills
- The ability to maintain a high level and accuracy and a stringent attention.
- Previous experience of working within an HR department or people team and an understanding of the importance of data security are desirable.
- Previous experience of working within a busy administrative role
- IT skills (proficient in Word, Outlook and Excel)

If you feel you have the qualifications, skills and experience to fulfil this varied, rewarding and vital role, we would love to hear from you. When redirected, please follow the instructions to our online form.

In return...

You can be part of an evolving program of change taking place within a leading charity working in an area of outstanding natural beauty. With amazing benefits and opportunities to develop you career, you can really make a difference in a fulfilling and rewarding role.

About the Organisation

Our client is one of the UK's largest international animal welfare charities, currently supporting projects in over 35 countries worldwide. They are working for a world where donkeys and mules live free from suffering and their contribution to humanity is fully valued.

"The Sanctuary is a positive place to work with friendly staff and a wonderful charity. With amazing work throughout the world, once you join you never want to leave!"

Our client is a Disability Confident Employer. They are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (children and adults) and expects all staff and volunteers to undertake this commitment. Applicants will be subject to safer recruitment processes, including an application for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check where required for the post.

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The role is being advertised by Not for Profit People

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