HR Assistant

Full Time Permanent

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AW Hainsworth, a historic and prestigious textiles manufacturer, is looking for an HR Assistant  to join the team on site at their heritage mill in Leeds.

HR Assistant

Pudsey, Leeds, LS28 6DW

Competitive Salary + Standout Benefits Package

Full Time, Permanent Role

Please Note: Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

AW Hainsworth has been responsible for weaving the look of Iconic England ever since the company was established in 1783. Many of the famous images that have been used across the world to celebrate Great Britain are made unforgettable through the use of Hainsworth cloth, including the striking scarlet of the Royal Guards, the ceremonial uniforms worn by the Royal Family and the military uniforms worn during the Charge of the Light Brigade.

Our patented products, The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation and the granting of our Royal Warrant to supply HM The Queen, demonstrate our ability to deliver fabric to the highest possible standards.

We are looking for a motivated HR Assistant to join our HR department. You will be required to support the HR Team by providing administration and transactional support.

You will play a key role in HR initiatives and supporting the wider business with any recruitment or HR system needs – and be responsible for the day-to-day administration of any HR tasks.

Role and Responsibilities:

*    Creating and maintaining employee records, in line with Company policies and relevant legislation.
*    Updating databases, including time and attendance.
*    Providing payroll information to the Finance Team.
*    Preparing and amending documents, e.g. employment contracts, letters.
*    Recruitment administration and support for the business.
*    Support the induction process for new colleagues and to serve as a point of contact for induction arrangements.
*    Providing support with all HR administration tasks, including benefits.
*    Ensure HR data integrity.
*    General administration duties within the HR team and wider business as required.
*    Support/ lead relevant HR projects or initiatives.
*    Any other duties as reasonably directed by management.
*    Required to actively manage the new starter retention programme.

Essential Qualifications and skills for the role:

*    CIPD level 3 or working towards is essential.
*    Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
*    Willingness and ability to develop key skills and knowledge base.
*    The ability to work as part of a small, supportive team.
*    The ability to manage and own your workload and prioritise work.
*    Excellent attention to detail.
*    A positive, practical, and level-headed approach to situations.
*    Someone who is driven to deliver.

Benefits of Working at AW Hainsworth (some of these you won't get anywhere else!)

*    Annual performance related bonus.
*    Death in Service Benefit – three times life cover.
*    Health shield Medical insurance policy for dental / optical / physio etc.
*    Matched pension scheme.
*    Retail discount scheme.
*    Annual flu jabs offered to all staff.
*    Blanket sales.
*    Discounted coffins!
*    On-site discounted accommodation.
*    Financial support initiatives – Loans, Cycle to work support.
*    Home laid eggs and site grown vegetables – (there are chickens at the mill!) + weekly fruit.
*    Excellent transport links.
*    Uniform – Work wear.

How to apply for the HR Assistant role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this HR position based in West Yorkshire, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

No agencies please.

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