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HR Assistant

Human Resources
Based at
University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Contract status
Fixed term
20,989 - 24,285 a year
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Role Description

HR Assistant

University of York – Human Resources

Location: York

Salary Range: £20,989 - £24,285 a year

Hours: Full Time

Ref Number: 6622

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Closing date: 28 May 2018


We are looking to recruit an experienced administrator who enjoys delivering excellent customer service within a fast paced environment to join the HR Services Team. 

As a HR Assistant you will work with managers and employees, to support and process a wide range of activities including:

  • Recruitments
    • Appointments
    • Contract changes
    • Employee leavers
    • Leave and Maternity absence management

You will have an understanding of HR processes and an awareness of how employment legislation and best practice informs how and why we do things a certain way. However, most important is your commitment to delivering excellent customer service and your ability to work effectively and efficiently in a busy office environment whilst under pressure to meet tight deadlines.

The University is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community  – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff engagement forums, campus facilities and services to support staff from different backgrounds.

      Athena Swan Bronze               

A place where we can ALL be ourselves #EqualityatYork



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