Human Resources Generalist

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £20.00/Hourly
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Human Resources and Personnel
  • External Reference
    JN-072022-268446
  • Category
    HR, Sales and Management - HR Assistant

We are currently recruiting for a HR Specialist to work near Canary Wharf. Hybrid model, hours 9-5pm Monday - Friday. Start around 8th August 22 the position will be ongoing. £20ph. This role will best suit a candidate who has proven experience of working within an HR team, and is looking to further pursue their career in HR.


The successful candidate will have:


Responsibilities which includes but is not limited to:



  • Manage Workday to enabled processes

  • Escalation point for HR Business Partners and process queries

  • Provide guidance to and project teams on UK policies and processes where needed

  • Draft local terms and condition letters

  • Respond to employee reference requests

  • Complete calculations for redundancy payments and part time salary calculations

  • Track and confirm probationary periods

  • Administration of UK payroll transfers

  • Answers employee time balance queries and completes appropriate investigations and corrections in Workday

  • Calculates and updates leave quotas in Workday for part time employees and employees returning from maternity leave

  • Updates work schedules in Workday

  • Monthly payroll upload and validation support

  • Investigates general payroll matters which are a result of operational issues. Escalates technical or configuration issues to payroll team


Candidate Requirements



  • A Bachelor degree, or equivalent

  • Experience of advising on UK HR policies and practices

  • Demonstrated experience of supporting and executing HR processes

  • Experience of using HR systems, with Workday experience being beneficial

  • Excellent communication skills


Why work with Adecco:



  • 20 days annual leave 9 days bank holiday

  • Perks at work - discount vouchers and points to spend

  • Support program with 24/7 helpline

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Competitive pension scheme


If this is the role for you, then apply today! Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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