Birmingham, West Midlands
Selly Oak, West Midlands
£28,500 - £30,000.00 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Sense has an exciting opportunity for a passionate and motivated individual to join our small but busy team as a Senior HR Advisor.

This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week at our new centre TouchBase Pears in Selly Oak Birmingham.

Senior HR Advisor
Ref: 43413
Location: Selly Oak, Birmingham
Hours: 37.5 hours per week, full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: Circa £28,500 - £30,000 per annum

About the role

This is a varied role that will see the successful candidate actively involved in a wide range of HR functions and projects across the organisation. You will take a lead role in analysing data from a range of employee issues, produce reports and support on major projects.

In addition, you will be the first point of contact for our Retail and Charity teams, offering support and guidance on a range of HR matters, policies, and procedures. 

You will also assume line management responsibilities for a team of three in the absence of the Advice Team Manager.

About you 

Our ideal candidate will have a wealth of proven and up to date knowledge of case law, employment law and best practice. 

You will have excellent customer service skills, and be used to dealing with a high volume of queries, complaints and have experience of being a front facing HR advisor.  

We are looking for a confident, approachable communicator with a customer focused attitude who is able to build strong relationships with managers across the organisation. You will be IT literate and have experience using the full Microsoft Office suite and HR databases.

You will be willing to travel nationally, in order to meet with and maintain the relationships with our customers. 

If you’re creative, focused and able to work well both independently and as part of a team, we’d love to hear from you.

Closing date: Sunday 21 July 2019
Interview date: To be confirmed
To start: To be discussed at interview


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button. You will be directed to the Sense website where you can download the information pack and complete the application form.

We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (available on our website) before applying. If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio, further details can be found on our website.

Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.

No agencies please. 

Posted on: 11 July 2019
Closed date: 21 July 2019
Job ref: 153968_S
Tags: Human Resources, Governance