HR Specialist Job In Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

HR Specialist


  • £37418 - £45241 per annum
  • Posted: 20/11/2020
  • Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
  • Job Ref: 082105416
  • Temporary

Job Details

Pertemps are recruiting for an HR Specialist to work on an assignment at our well known Public Sector client based in Edinburgh.

£ 37,418.00 - 45,241.00 per annum
Starting ASAP for 6 Months
37 hours per week
Inside IR35
Working from home for the foreseeable

Main Duties:

  • Providing support in the design and development of new HR processes and policies, as well as scoping key HR and payroll shared service requirements.
  • Working with internal colleagues, including the Public Appointments Team, to recruit and appoint a chair and board for the new public body.
  • Working with internal colleagues, including our HR Business Partner, to scope our approach to building a new division - designing structure and plans to recruit a range of case-workers.
  • Working collegiately with the established Sponsorship Team, Programme Management Office and other members of the new Workforce Team.
  • Providing written and verbal updates to the Unit Head, in order to inform project updates to governance boards.
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders to progress and align your work
  • Supporting Programme Management Office in its refinement of delivery timeframes, issues and risk.
Skills/Experience:
  • Experience of taking an organised approach to recruitment and development of staff, including development of job descriptions and person specifications, shortlisting, interviewing, appointment/ on-boarding, induction and training.
  • Experience of developing and implementing new (or improving existing) corporate HR policies, including giving advice to non-HR specialists and senior leaders to help them understand best practice and relevant legislation.
  • Experience of developing training programme, including staff induction, handbook and induction.
  • Commitment to promoting equality and diversity, ensuring this is embedded in the culture of organisations and teams.
If you have the relevant experience and are looking for a new opportunity please apply now.

Due to the sensitive nature of the role you will need to apply for a basic disclosure Scotland at the cost of £25.