HR Advisor

I am delighted to be partnering with a well-known manufacturing brand who are looking to recruit a hand's on, and commercial HR Advisor based at their Preston site. They are looking for an energetic, forward thinking and highly successful HR generalist who enjoys working within a busy, fast paced, and high-volume site.

Salary is up to £40K + benefits

As the HR Advisor you will support a headcount of 500 employees with all day-to-day HR Operations at the site. You will work with line managers to ensure all people issues are supported and managed pro-actively and will take responsibility for being the first point of contact for all HR advice and guidance. You will be part of a busy HR team leading and supporting on HR projects to drive efficiencies and process improvement as well as supporting HRBP's and HRD on organisational change and organisation design. You will deal with all employee relation case work to include, disciplinary, grievance, sickness absence, capability, and redundancies. You will take ownership for managing all maternity and paternity request as well as ensuring all policies and procedures are updated. As this site is unionised you will support in the management of the relationship with the Unions and work closely with the occupational health provider.

To be successful in this role you will be operating within a hands-on HR advisory role ideally within manufacturing or a similar industry. You will enjoy working as a true generalist and be able to manage operational level HR caseload as well as taking ownership of certain processes and supporting HRBP's on projects and strategic work. You will demonstrate excellent communication skills, be a critical thinking and remain clam under pressure. You will have excellent interpersonal skills enabling you to build effective relationships with your stakeholders and provide a first-class HR service. My client is ideally wanting someone who is CIPD qualified with proven experience of working in a fast paced, demanding and unionised environment.

This is a great opportunity to make a positive impact across HR and have a real presence throughout the business. If you are looking for a new and exciting challenge and enjoy working within a fast paced, challenging and fun environment, please get in touch now.

The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.