HR Assistant Job in Christchurch

13 Month Contract

Dovetail Recruitment are pleased to be working with an extremely successful, well established international company in recruiting for a HR Assistant. They are proud to have an extremely loyal employee record, which shows what a great company they are to work for.

We are looking for an enthusiastic HR Assistant to join their team; the role will include keeping all personnel files up to date and assisting with the recruitment process, as well as assisting the Contracts department’s administration: providing support and back up as requested.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Keeping all personnel files up to date: both electronically and hard copies
  • Recruitment – providing administrative support to the recruitment process, arranging interviews and liaising with recruitment agencies.
  • Keeping accurate records of all attendance, holidays, sickness and lateness
  • Assist with the production of monthly attendance reports
  • Collating Contracts of Employment and all relevant paperwork for new starters
  • Administrering training programs and booking training courses as requested
  • Attending disciplinary meetings and taking minutes
  • Researching, negotiating rates, and booking accommodation for construction teams
  • Ad hoc administration to cover assisting the HR/Contracts Administrator, assisting the MD, and typing memos

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Strong administration skills and experience
  • Happy to work on a 13 month contract
  • Able to keep all HR and sensitive matters strictly confidential
  • Mature approach to work
  • Able to act professionally and with discretion

Salary and Benefits:

  • £18,000 – £20,000 depending on experience
  • 20 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Monday – Friday hours
  • 1 hour for lunch

This HR Assistant Job in Christchurch would suit candidates who have strong administration skills.


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Samantha Fear
Samantha has notched up four years experience in Recruitment, after graduating with a degree in Psychology. Samantha specialises in the Engineering, Technical and Construction roles.

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