HR Adviser (MOR02519)

Favourite Moray Council
Ref no: MOR02519
Closes: Friday, 22nd September 2017
Published: Friday, 8th September 2017
Location: Council Headquarters High Street Elgin Moray
Salary: £25,221 - £37,021 per year
Hours: 36.25 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Moray Council
Category: HR / Training / Recruitment
Sub-category: Human Resources

Job Description

To assist in the provision of a comprehensive Human Resources Support and Advisory Service. The role will include providing advice on various subjects to other Departments and involve some project work related to making a contribution to the development of policies and procedures.


Assist in the provision of a comprehensive Human Resources Advisory Service
Assess grading claims and provide advice on organisational development
Assist with the provision of Human Resources Administrative Support
Assist in developing employment policies and practices

The Individual

Minimum one year in generalist human resources role, with experience/knowledge of:
Industrial relations problems
Advising on and attending disciplinary hearings and investigations
Preparation of contracts of employment and provision of advice on conditions of service issues
Advising managers and employees

Degree in relevant discipline or equivalent
Graduate member of IPD
Understanding of current human resources and local authority issues
Knowledge of trade union consultation

Ability to work using initiative and common sense and to take balanced decisions when necessary
Ability to remain impartial and stand own ground
Excellent communication and presentation skills – oral and written

Knowledge of human resources policies and legislation and ability to relate it to practical issues
Ability to gain trust of managers
Ability to work accurately and to accept responsibility
Sound knowledge of good practice and ability to give constructive advice under pressure

Outgoing, positive personality
Ability to give presentations
Confident, mature approach
Must respect confidentiality
Ability to relate to people at all levels.

Temporary for 12 months
Closing date: Friday 22nd September 2017
Starting Salary: £25,221 - £33,364 (Career Grade)
Hours per week: 36.25 hours
Hourly rate: £13.38 - £17.70 (Career Grade)
Interview date: Wednesday 4th October 2017
For further information please contact Grant Cruickshank Tel: 01343 563072

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