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  • Ref no: PKC05906
  • Published: 6/9/19
  • Closes: 22/9/19
  • Location: Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
  • Salary: £14,963.00 - £16,850.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Fixed Term
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 27 hours per week

Job Description

Human Resources Assistant (PKC05906)
£14,963 - £16,850 (27 hours/week) Fixed Term (for up to 12 months)
Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth PH1 5GD

We're looking for an experienced internal recruiter/recruitment assistant to join our HR Service and play a key role in attracting and recruiting the right talent to work in the Council.

Our small, busy and friendly team believe in creating a positive candidate and employee experience so having excellent communication skills and a solution focused outlook is essential in the role.

You will work alongside our managers to support and advise on their resourcing requirements to widen our talent reach including social media and events. We are looking for individuals to think creatively and positively influence our employer brand.

You will be involved in posting job vacancies, recruitment administration including pre-employment checks and developing our social media presence.

You will be driven and highly motivated and enjoy working in a fast paced environment. You will also be keen to learn and develop and share your ideas with others.

You will have experience of using bespoke recruitment / IT systems as well as a good working of word / excel / outlook. Highly developed customer service skills are essential within this role.

People make the difference and so we invest in our staff; their health and wellbeing; learning and development; and encourage their thoughts and ideas to improve what we do.

We offer generous annual leave, family friendly policies, flexi-time and a range of employee benefits and staff discounts.

To find out more about the role contact Fiona Young on 01738 475463.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably an e-mail address) for your referee (this should be your current or most recent employer if possible).

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

Perth & Kinross Council welcomes applications from former armed forces personnel/reservists. Many of the skills developed during a military career are transferable to local government roles.

Find out more about working for Perth & Kinross Council  and living in one of the most scenic areas of Scotland here.