ActionAid International Vacancy for HROD Advisor

HROD Advisor


6 Months Fixed Term Contract – Full Time


Grade D, £40,222 per annum + benefits

Closing date

10 November 2019



Use your extensive generalist HR experience at ActionAid International and be part of a team of resourceful and collaborative individuals who are passionate about making a real difference to the rights of women and young girls in the poorest parts of the world.

As the HR Advisor you will help deliver a proactive and flexible HR service by providing customer focused HR support to ActionAid International staff in London and our Brussels Office.

This is a busy and exciting position for an organised individual with HR knowledge looking to widen their experience in HR. You will be a first point of contact for many general HR queries and provide initial advice to managers and staff as well as coach them in areas such as best people management practices. You will collaborate with Managers to develop staffing structures, job roles and contractual arrangements. In addition, you will manage payroll and provide regular reporting as well as co-ordinate recruitment, making sure good practice is carried out in all recruitment and selection work. You will carry out inductions and on boarding activities also. Important will be the ability to ensure people are aware of our HR policies and procedures and comply with them.

A graduate, you must be CIPD qualified and possess substantial generalist HR experience. You will be used to informing and coaching managers and providing a broad range of high-quality HR policy advice. You will have good knowledge of payroll and HR processes, policies, and best practices too. Comfortable managing recruitment and selection processes, you will have a strong understanding of employment law and HR trends as well as the ability to build credibility and trust with stakeholders. Highly analytical and good at planning, you must also have strong relationship building, communication and organisational skills.

If you have the talents to make a significant difference to our organisation, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please send your CV and motivation cover letter to: [email protected] by Sunday 10th November 2019.

You are requested to highlight in the motivation letter how specifically you meet the criteria for this role.  To be considered for this role, you must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK. 

Due to high volumes of applications received, should you not have received feedback on your application within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. We reserve the right to withdraw any of our vacancies at any time.

ActionAid is committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone regardless of their background. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community, including women who are currently underrepresented in senior positions. We regret that agency candidates will not be considered.

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