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HR Assistant (0825)

The Role

Working as a HR Assistant, you will provide exceptional front line administrative support to all internal and external customers. You’ll be able to handle high volume administrative and transactional activities related to employee on/off boarding, leave management, HR compliance and records management and retention. You’ll work to ensure that all employee data and payroll are kept accurately and up to date and any ad-hoc requests from the business are dealt with in a timely and professional manner.

You will be an exceptional communicator with the confidence to deal with senior leaders in the business as well as ensuring effective communication with other areas of HR. As you will regularly work with sensitive information, an ability to work with tact and discretion at all times is essential. The team you are joining is small so you must be a proactive and enthusiastic team member with a willingness and ability to be flexible to changing demands and priorities.

Given the nature of the role, you must be able to work quickly and efficiently, whilst also maintaining excellent attention to detail. You’ll have involvement in wider HR meetings and should have the confidence to get involved and suggest solutions and improvements. As such you’ll be afforded excellent exposure to HR in a professional services environment. If you are looking for a challenging yet rewarding role in HR, we would love to hear from you.

This is a 12 month fixed term contract. 

The Benefits

In addition to your basic salary we have a competitive benefits package including pension, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, discounted legal services, 25 days hols (this increases with length of service), discounted online shopping, discounted gym memberships and season ticket loans.

Additional Information

As part of the Irwin Mitchell Group’s on-boarding process all successful applicants are required to complete the group’s employment screening process. This process helps to ensure that all new employees meet our standards in relation to honesty and integrity therefore protecting the interests of the Group, existing employees, clients, partners and other stakeholders.

The background checks made will establish your eligibility to work in the UK, and criminal record check and financial checks ­with a credit reference agency will also be undertaken.

The employment screening process will fully comply with Data Protection and other applicable laws.

Irwin Mitchell LLP is an equal opportunity employer.

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Riverside East, 2 Millsands, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom, S3 8DT
  • Business Area:
    Group Services
  • Team:
    People Services
  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
  • Vacancy Type:
    Fixed Term Contract
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