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  • Ref no: MOR04379
  • Published: 4/10/19
  • Closes: 18/10/19
  • Location: Council Headquarters High Street Elgin Moray, IV30 1BX
  • Salary: £26,898.00 - £39,471.00 per year pro rata
  • Contract Type: Temporary
  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Hours: 18.13 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

To assist in the provision of a comprehensive Human Resources Support and Advisory Service. The role will include providing advice on various subjects to other Departments and involve some project work related to making a contribution to the development of policies and procedures.


    1. Assist in the provision of a comprehensive Human Resources Advisory Service
    2. Assess grading claims and provide advice on organisational development
    3. Assist with the provision of Human Resources Administrative Support
    4. Assist in developing employment policies and practices

The Individual

Minimum one year in generalist human resources role, with experience/knowledge of:

  • Industrial relations problems
  • Advising on and attending disciplinary hearings and investigations
  • Preparation of contracts of employment and provision of advice on conditions of service issues
  • Advising managers and employees

Degree in relevant discipline or equivalent
Graduate member of CIPD
Understanding of current human resources and local authority issues
Knowledge of trade union consultation
Ability to work using initiative and common sense and to take balanced decisions when necessary
Ability to remain impartial and stand own ground
Excellent communication and presentation skills – oral and written
Knowledge of human resources policies and legislation and ability to relate it to practical issues
Ability to gain trust of managers
Ability to work accurately and to accept responsibility
Sound knowledge of good practice and ability to give constructive advice under pressure
Outgoing, positive personality
Ability to give presentations
Confident, mature approach
Must respect confidentiality
Ability to relate to people at all levels.

This is a temporary appointment until 30 June 2020

Closing Date: 18 October 2019
Starting Salary: £26,898 pro rata
£14.27 per hour
18.125 Hours per week

For further information contact: Grant Cruickshank 01343 563072

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