HR Officer Job in Poole

Dovetail Recruitment are pleased to be working with a nationwide commercial company with an excellent brand. They are currently looking for a HR Officer to join them during their exciting time of talent development and business growth giving you the opportunity to learn and develop while feeling fulfilled within a role.

As the HR Officer, you will be supporting the HR team in the smooth running of the department, recruitment processes and new projects and initiatives.

Duties & Responsibilities of the HR Officer:

  • Working with the team and managing the recruitment process, confirming job and person specification with the recruiting managers
  • Prepare and post job roles on company Job Boards
  • Screen and shortlist applicants for recruiting manager
  • Positive onboarding of successful applicants
  • Communicating to unsuccessful applicants at all stages of the recruitment process
  • Advise on regulatory changes including National Minimum Wage and providing advice on recruitment renumeration packages, rewards and benefits
  • Advise Line Managers of best practice in relation to absence, grievance and disciplinary
  • Provide assistance on Company policies and procedures where appropriate, escalating any issues immediately
  • Identify Training Needs and Solutions providing refresher training
  • Advise on Talent Recruitment, Renumeration Packages, Rewards and Benefits
  • Assist with Payroll Function
  • Confirming attendance and hours worked including recording unauthorised and authorised absences and SPP


Knowledge & Experience:

  • Prior experience in HR or recruitment
  • Preferably CIPD qualified or studying towards gaining the qualification
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to deal effectively with change and ambiguity
  • Driven to achieve results with a positive “can do” attitude
  • Excellent communication skills, clear, simple and unambiguous and well-structured verbal and written communication

Salary & Benefits for the successful HR Officer:

  • £25 – 28,000 per annum
  • 22 days holiday + bank holidays which increases with service.
  • Discounts at 3000+ stores
  • Free Eye Tests
  • On-Site Parking
  • Competitive Pension
  • Employee Wellbeing Program
  • Monday – Friday office hours.

This HR Officer role will suit someone who has a good foundation in HR with some experience of assisting in the recruitment process.

If you are interested in this HR Officer job in Poole, please click on ‘Apply Now’.

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