HR Manager

HR Manager – Salary – £21,000 to £33,000 pa subject to experience – Loughborough office

Exciting opportunity to join the management team at Straw and Pearce Solicitors providing HR management and oversight to the partners. Opportunities for flexible working in a supportive and interesting work environment. Competitive salary depending on experience. Would consider part time.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitating recruitment, on-boarding and training of staff
  • Providing insight to the partners in respect of business decisions affecting staff and the impact upon the team
  • Managing staff contracts and related policies
  • Helping to devise and implement strategies alongside the partners and Practice Manager to improve efficiency within the firm
  • Overseeing arrangements for all types of leave
  • Administration of staff benefits
  • Completion of all staff records on our systems
  • Ensuring staff training requirements are met
  • Assisting with payroll information and benefits
  • Liaising with support staff and managing the deployment of the firm’s secretarial/administrative team
  • Oversight of HR policies, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and regulatory requirements
  • Managing employee relations issues, including grievance and disciplinary processes
  • Planning and implementation of the firm’s wellbeing strategy
  • Managing and implementing the firm’s review and appraisal procedures
  • Assisting with the firm’s practice development strategy in relation to developing the profile of the firm’s lawyers

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience of working in an HR role, preferably at management level
  • Sound knowledge of employment law and HR practices
  • CIPD qualification (level 5 or above)
  • Ability to build and manage constructive relationships at all levels
  • Organised, ethical and with good communication skills.
  • Strong IT skills

Desirable:

  • Experience of working in a law firm
  • Experience of working in a small organisation

To apply, please contact Darren Lawrance on 01509 268931 or email dlawrance@strawandpearce.co.uk with your CV. The closing date for applications is 24th September 2021 with interviews taking place week commencing 27th September 2021.