HR Officer

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 29000 - £ 34000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Education and Training
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Education & Childcare - Higher Education

HR Officer

Location: Central London

Salary: £29-£33K - depending on experience

Duration: ASAP

Working pattern: currently offer blended working (including home-based and flexible working arrangements). The HR Team works 2-3 days on campus presently depending on workload - 35 hours per week

Contract type: Full time - permanent

Adecco is currently recruiting for a HR Officer to join a prestigious university based in Central London.

Roles and responsibilities

You will be one of the first points of contact within the team and will liaise with a range of different stakeholders from across the University.

HR 'allrounder' with a willingness to support the team and someone who is committed to providing an exceptional service to our clients.

You'll provide advice on a wide range of HR issues and of HR and recruitment administration. You will undertake casework; support investigations and you will be involved in data inputting in to the HRIS (including for payroll processing).

You'll have up-to-date knowledge of employment law and HR information systems, operational HR experience and the ability to deal with the first stage of employee relations cases.

You will be an excellent communicator, confident in your ability to provide guidance and support to staff and to quickly build rapport. You will also be self-reliant and comfortable working independently with competing priorities.


  • 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays and additional discretionary closure days over the Christmas period

  • Beautiful campus in the heart of Regent's Park, a short walk from Baker Street and Great Portland Street stations

  • Membership of a group personal pension scheme with a 7% minimum contribution by the University, with up to 10% contribution by the University

  • Loans of up to £10,000, to include covering daily travel costs, rental deposits and bicycles

  • Benenden medical cover - allowing access to medical services where there is delay in receiving treatment

  • Employee discount service

  • £6 a day allowance to spend in university catering outlets (when onsite)

  • Free language classes (free places are subject to availability)

If you would like to find out more about this position, please upload your most up to date CV. We will contact all short-listed candidates.

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