Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

HR & OD Officer


Job Description:

HR & OD Officer needed in Bristol £14.04 per hr PAYE - Reference:490129

This role will involve:

  • Raise purchase orders and invoices on behalf of the HR, OD & HSWB team, process payments and maintain records of expenditure against budget.
  • Oversee debt management, chasing late debts, meeting with finance to arrange collection/payment.
  • Monitor the usage and support the smooth operation of Occupational Health and EAP services, reporting on take up against budget provision.
  • Assist with the production and distribution of HR reports to provide customers with quality, timely management information.
  • Assist with a range of recruitment activities, including recruitment checks and timely preparation and issue of documentation.
  • Maintain accurate HR data through timely recording and upkeep of information on both the HR Information system and manual files. Ensure control processes are followed and maintain a complete audit trail of all changes. In the case of the HR Information system carry out regular cleansing of data and maintain hierarchies.
  • Monitor fixed term contracts, maternity leave and other date sensitive information, ensuring any requirement for decisions are flagged early and effectively.
  • Compile information for attendance meetings, disciplinary hearings and appeals, working closely with HR Consultants and Business Partners.
  • Provide support to investigators needing access to information.

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Experience of providing administrative and technical support for a range of HR or Training functions including less complex employment casework, employee life cycle, recruitment, TUPE, re-organisations and redundancies.
  • Experience of advising and providing first resolution of queries on conditions of service, workforce matters, learning & development and general employment enquiries. Ensuring compliance and consistency across the organisation.
  • Strong administrative skills with an excellent knowledge of the full range of IT Office systems
  • Previous experience of using HR information systems and ensuring accurate and timely recording of information and efficient upkeep of personnel files

This is a part time role on a temporary contract basis  


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can 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, Part Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Human Resources