People Assistant

Coventry, United Kingdom
£22,223.00 - £28,106.00 per annum
13 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 17/09/2018
Faculty / School or Service Human Resources
Salary £22,223.00 - £28,106.00 per annum


As one of Coventry's biggest employers, we offer some pretty impressive benefits including an excellent pension scheme and generous holiday allowances.

Job category/type Professional Services

Job description

Coventry University is forward thinking, proactive and unique institution which is undertaking a huge transformation; one that is seeing the University significantly rise in a number of UK and Worldwide Higher Education league tables. Our strategy to 2021 and beyond will enhance our position as a leading provider of innovative education.

People are at the core of our continued success and to support this, we are seeking a newly developed role of People Assistant to join the team. Reporting to a People Partner and supporting a number of colleagues within the People team,this generalist role will provide proactive support to a number of customers on a range of employee relations and life cycle matters from job evaluation to performance management. This is a truly developmental role within which you gain exposure to many aspects of HR.

About you

You will be educated to A level or equivalent and have experience of working within HR. A willingness to study for your CIPD would be advantageous.  You will be passionate about customer service, be a confident communicator and enjoy the challenge of working to rapidly changing priorities. Flexibility and organisational skills are key as is the ability to manage a varied workload with competing priorities. 

 Please click here to view job description and the person specification.

Closing Date:  17/09/2018