Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

HR Adviser


Job Description:

HR Adviser needed in Manchester £14.77ph ref:0004 FA8B / 1

This role will involve:

  • To provide a professional, responsive and legally compliant advisory/consultancy service on a diverse range of human resource/organisational development issues for a wide range of customers.
  • Support the delivery of a People Strategy that reflects our vision, values and behaviours including supporting the development of HR & OD polices and strategies that are complementary to the overarching Vision, Values and priorities for Trafford.
  • To assist in the delivery and continuous improvement of the HR service to ensure it is responsive, solution focused, legally compliant and people centred.
  • To respond to and provide robust employee relations advice on all areas of HR including contracts of employment, attendance, performance, grievance, disciplinary, policies and procedures, ensuring a business focussed, risk managed outcome.
  • To support HR colleagues in the progression and administration of complex casework and organisational change programmes

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Intermediate (level 5) qualification in Human Resource Management or equivalent
  • Recent, relevant experience of providing advice and support to senior managers on HR policies, procedures and employee relations matters.
  • Experience of engaging with trade unions/professional association and/or staff representatives on employee relations matters.
  • Experience of supporting organisational change and/or organisational development projects.
  • A working knowledge and understanding of the local government sector and of staff terms and conditions of employment


If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Human Resources

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