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HR Assistant - City Firm

£27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
London-West End
ROC Operations
03-06-2021 07:21 PM
Triona Rarden

A dynamic city based organisation with a fantastic culture is looking to hire a driven HR Assistant to support the HR Director.

This role is reporting directly into the HR Manager who would be a great mentor, a fantastic opportunity for someone ambitious and hardworking!


Prepare new joiner paperwork including offer letters, contracts and acceptance
emails in a timely and accurate manner
Responsible for requesting and chasing references for new joiners
Coordinating pre-employment and right to work checks for new joiners
Maintain e-files for employee paperwork ensuring files are set up in line with start
Sending new joiners welcome emails, scheduling probation reviews for relevant
Setting up work experience and interns
Leaver administration including drafting leaver letters and completing termination
Archiving leaver e-files and hard copy files
Approving employee personal detail changes through the HR system
Draft reference letters; post-employment references, visa references and
mortgage/rent references
Supporting HR Advisors & HR Managers with drafting any paperwork required for
employee lifecycle changes e.g. changes to terms and conditions, long service
awards, maternity/parental leave, etc.
Monitoring the shared HR Inbox, directing queries to the correct places and
escalating where required, delegating work to team members when necessary
Responding to employee queries on anything from accessing the HR system, holiday,
benefits, how to record appraisals in the HR System etc.
Provide admin support in annual HR processes, such as appraisals, promotions and
salary review and other project work. E.g. inputting data in spreadsheets,
meetings, preparing paperwork etc.

Operational Admin Support

Processing invoices
Printing, Scanning and Filing as and when required
Coordination and distribution of the weekly new joiners and leavers email
Supporting the coordination of the monthly Company Induction
Delivering weekly HR Induction
Keep the HR department tidy as well as opening and closing all filing cabinets daily
Maintain stationery and HR documentation supplies
Distributing post to the HR Team
Other ad hoc duties as and when required e.g. notetaking for employee relation
meetings, room bookings, etc.
Agenda drafting and note taking for HR Team Meetings
Administrative Support on any audits that the HR Team are required to patriciate in
Ad Hoc Project Support
Continuous improvement across all HR Admin processes

Person Specification/Requirements

Graduate with HR assistance experience essential, ideally CIPD full or part
Strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise effectively ensuring all
deadlines are met
Pro-active approach
Excellent and proven Excel skills
Flexible and collaborative, an ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Friendly Customer Focused, Strong interpersonal skills
Understands and appreciates the importance of using discretion
Good communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Maintains a positive attitude towards routine tasks

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