Would you like to make a real difference at work? Our People team helps enable our colleagues in their campaigning for a better world where climate change is tackled and nature restored. We are looking for an ambitious, highly organised individual to take responsibility for ensuring that HR processes are efficient and effective in helping Friends of the Earth’s vital work.
A great opportunity has arisen for a Human Resources Officer to join our people team and take the lead on all HR and payroll administration. The main purpose of this role is to provide excellent HR support, including administration of HR systems and e-files, payroll, preparation of contracts, letters and coordination of a range of projects across the organisation, including appraisals and implementing any new working practices.
Previous experience in HR and payroll is essential along with excellent communication and customer service skills. You must be confident working under pressure and be driven to develop yourself and support improvements in our HR practices.
This is role offers plenty of variety and an opportunity to make a real difference to the team and wider organisation whilst developing your own skills.
You will be joining the People Team consisting of a HR Manager, HR Business Partner and Recruitment Officer, and together will be working on the Business Plan to be implemented focusing on Systems, processes, project work and policies.
Closing Date: 25th July 2022
Interview dates: w/c 8th August or w/c 15th August.
Location: London or Flexible (across England, Wales and Northern Ireland) and will be required to attend the London Office at least 4 times during first 6 months and thereafter frequent visits.
We offer a competitive range of benefits, good work/life balance, excellent learning and development opportunities and a vibrant organisational culture.
Our staff body is currently under-representative of People of Colour, LGBTQIA+ people and people with long term conditions or impairments: We are committed to eroding these historic barriers, so as to create a movement in which people from all walks of life see themselves in, and so we particularly encourage you to apply if you belong to one of these groups or sit at multiple intersections of disadvantage. We are committed to the Disability Confident standard and will guarantee an interview to any candidates who declare a disability and who meet the essential criteria for the role.
Friends of the Earth is an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, provide resources and information, and drive real solutions to the environmental problems facing us all.
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