Human Resources, People Advisor

Coventry, United Kingdom
£26,250 - £35,222 per annum
15 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Maternity Cover
Full Time

Application closing date 22/09/2019
Faculty / School or Service People Team (formerly Human Resources) Salary £26,250 - £35,222 per annum
Package 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

Full time fixed term maternity cover until 30 November 2020

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 People Advisors to join our team. Reporting to a People Partner, your key role will be to provide proactive support to a number of stakeholders in employee relations cases, recruitment, performance and absence. This truly generalist role will also undertake project work (as required) working closely with the wider People team in supporting business strategy and facilitating change.  

About you

You will be educated to degree level and be CIPD qualified or working towards a CIPD qualification. You will have had previous experience in a HR role and be confident in managing employee relations cases to conclusion.  You will be an effective communicator and enjoy the challenge of working to rapidly changing priorities.  Flexibility, pace and resilience are key as is the ability to manage competing demands in a complex global environment. 

Interview date: week commencing 14 October 2019

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