HR Officer

  • Job Reference: HRCUK-MR-S
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Excel Recruitment
  • Location: Central London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Customer Service, HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marcus Ratcliff
  • Email:

Job Description

This well-respected independent government body is looking to recruit an HR Officer to oversee aspects of the organisation’s recruitment functions, as well as offering support to the close-knit HR team with other essential operations including their learning and development operations.

Key responsibilities of the HR Officer role:

  • Lead on the coordination of recruitment processes for new staff, including liaising with managers about their requirements, scheduling interviews, and posting job adverts.
  • Record the progress of recruitment drives using the organisation’s applicant tracking system.
  • Update employee records on the HR information system, creating system notifications and reminder for adjustments.
  • Take a lead role within the HR team on learning and development logistics, including coordinating events and analysis of learning requests and trends.
  • Act as the first port of call for HR queries from internal staff members, answering routine queries and forwarding more complex cases.
  • Administration in support of HR functions, including producing letters and contracts.

Skills and experience:

  • Educated to CIPD Level 5, working towards, or with equivalent professional experience.
  • Demonstrable recruitment experience in prior HR role, including the use of HR information management systems and data analysis skills.
  • Very strong interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Customer-focused, with an affinity for working as part of an effective team.

Salary and benefits:

  • £25,000 per annum.
  • Full time, permanent position.
  • Central London-based, with home working provision.
  • 30 days' annual leave.

To be considered for this interesting position please send your latest CV to Marcus today.

A consultant will contact you within 5 days if you are successful with your application.