Senior HR Specialist (Reward & Employment)


London N22 7TR, United Kingdom

Closing Date:

09 Oct 2022

Job description

Contract Information:

Grade: PO5

Salary: £44628 – £47661 per annum

Work Location: Alexandra House, 10 Station Road, N22 7TR (Hybrid working)

Hours per week: 36 hours per week

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: Sunday, 9th October 2022 

Provisional Interview Dates: Week commencing Monday,   31st October 2022

About Haringey:

Haringey is an extremely diverse borough, and the Council has set clear ambitious objectives through its borough plan to make Haringey a better place to live, encourage investment and create opportunities that all can share. Our vision for the future includes sustainable growth in housing and jobs, and helping our residents and businesses take advantage of that growth. We have got huge ambitions for Haringey. As the shape of local government continues to change, we are determined to rise to the challenge and find new ways to ensure that our residents enjoy the best opportunities in life. Working at Haringey gives you the opportunity to play a part in meeting those ambitions on behalf of everyone who calls the borough their home.

About the role:

You will be working across both the reward and the employment area, in particular to take the lead in ensuring that our reward and benefit offer is attractive and fit for purpose and to advise on more complex reward and employment cases. Undertaking research, analysis, and benchmarking across the sector to inform our HR policy and projects will be key, as will working closely with HR colleagues on transformation projects.  

Focussing on transformation and change within the reward and employment area you’ll be required to deliver relevant training as well as meeting with stakeholders to forward plan and implement work changes as needed.

About the Team:

You will be part of a close-knit team of 5, with specialist HR skills in the area of reward, employment and policy.  All team members work collaboratively with colleagues in other areas of HR and with managers across the organisation, liaising with external organisations when needed.   

About You:

You will be working alongside all 5 members of the team and will be an experienced HR professional, with reward and employment experience gained in the public sector.  Excellent IT and communication skills are needed to produce and analyse data reports and briefing notes.  Being able to work with minimum supervision, organising and prioritising a busy and diverse workload is essential.    

Working for Haringey:

At Haringey Council we are committed to creating a workplace culture where all our people feel valued, included, and able to be their best at work, and we recognise the benefits of a diverse workforce so welcome applications from all ethnicities and communities so that we continue to make a difference to our residents and community. 

Our benefits package includes a leave entitlement of 30 days + bank holidays, hybrid working opportunities, health and wellbeing support, a generous local government pension scheme and a range of discount schemes across leisure and culture that provide both financial and money-saving discounts.

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