Human Resources Adviser (Contracts)

Higher Education Funding Council for England - HEFCE

Fixed term maternity cover 14 months

The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) distributes public money for higher education to universities and colleges in England, and ensures that this money is used to deliver the greatest benefit to students and the wider public.

Using powers in the Higher Education and Research Act, it is intended that the Office for Students (OfS) will assume the responsibilities of HEFCE from 1 April 2018 at which point it is currently anticipated that this role will transfer to the OfS.

We are recruiting for an HR Adviser to join our HR team, on a job share basis. Your main focus will be to provide a professional, proactive support in the implementation and administration of the Council’s employee contracts and HR elements of payroll, as well as other transactional HR processes.

You will have knowledge of the relevant aspects of employment law and equality and diversity legislation, as well as hands on experience of implementation and administration of HR processes.  You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication and relationship skills, as well as a proactive approach to dealing with detail, problem solving and continuous improvement.

If you are a team player committed to excellent customer service, and are able to demonstrate the requirements outlined in our person specification we would like to hear from you. 

This post is a job share position, working 0.5 - 0.6FTE over Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 14 months fixed term.

Benefits include a comprehensive staff development programme, 25 days’ annual leave, and the opportunity to join the Civil Service Pension scheme. For further information and to apply (CVs will not be accepted) please visit our website at www.careers.hefce.ac.uk

Using powers in the Higher Education and Research Act, it is intended that the Office for Students (OfS) will assume the responsibilities of HEFCE from 1 April 2018 at which point it is currently anticipated that this role will transfer to the OfS. 

Closing date: 23:55pm on the 21 January 2018
Shortlisting: 25 January 2018.
Interview date: 2 February 2018.

No agencies please 

For further information and to apply (CVs will not be accepted) please visit our website at: www.careers.hefce.ac.uk

The Council is working towards equal opportunities in employment.

Share this job
     
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Subject Area(s):

Location(s):

South West England