hr assistant in waltham abbey

09 July 2018
jude brennan, randstad cpe
job type
£ 26,000 - £ 35,000 per year
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waltham abbey, east of england
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 26,000 - £ 35,000 per year
reference number
jude brennan, randstad cpe
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job description

HR Assistant

A large residential developer who have multiple projects they are working on around the UK are looking for a HR assistant to be based in Waltham Abbey.

Note: This role will require you to have Construction industry experience and knowledge of recruiting for various roles such as: Surveyors, site managers, site admin, technical coordinators etc….

The successful applicant will be willing to push the boundaries and be comfortable and thrive in a fast paced challenging environment. They will be commercially driven with an aptitude to deliver accurate and timely results through creative and innovative solutions. The main purpose of this newly created role is to provide a consistently high quality HR resourcing service in line with business objectives at all times, with a key focus on recruitment and retention


* Team events (drinks, food, parties)
* A friendly team
* Parking
* Room for progression
* Competitive salary package
* Referral scheme


* Provide a high quality end to end resourcing support, tailored to the various business/regional requirements
* Help the business source, recruit and retain the best talent in the market
* Recruit across the organisation from entry level to senior positions
* Support the Group Head of HR in delivering the Recruitment and Retention Strategy on a day to day basis
* Be a Super-user for the Candidate Management Portal and give advice and guidance to hiring managers
* Deliver useful and timely Management Information/Reporting;
* Manpower plans
* Staff Turnover
* Input to quarterly board reports & KPIs
* Maintain a wide network of external contacts in the Construction market
* Work closely with the agencies on our Preferred Supplier List to ensure that we maintain a pipeline of talent


The ideal candidate is likely to be degree calibre with full CIPD qualification and/or working towards achieving this, plus full membership of the Institute of Recruitment Professionals.

We are looking for a self-starter used to working in a small team, but can demonstrate a proven ability to leverage a wide variety of routes to market to attract high calibre applicants to Hill.

To be considered for this role you will be an experienced recruiter (Construction experience) - you will be able to work under your own initiative and have a flexible approach. Strong stakeholder engagement is a necessity for this opportunity.

An excellent communicator with the ability to work accurately and concisely. You will have strong IT skills, particularly MS Word and Excel. A working knowledge of HR recruitment systems would also be beneficial.

If you are looking to join a successful company who looks to help grow their staff members and develop your career then contact or call 0203 680 0650

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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