Are you looking to kickstart your career in HR?
Are you highly organised with exceptional administrative skills?
Do you understand the importance of confidentiality and discretion?
We are looking for an HR Apprentice with a keen interest in HR to join our Twickenham-based team.
Reporting to our HR Business Partners you will work alongside HR, Payroll, Recruitment, Learning and Development, and Communications in helping to ensure that we deliver both a high level of support to the business and a great people experience to everyone who works (or hopes to work) at Haymarket.
At the same time, we will support you in your studies to gain a Level 3 Human Resources qualification.
Why work with us?
Haymarket is a successful international specialist media company. We have over 70 market-leading brands in the consumer and B2B markets across the UK, US, Asia, India and Germany, connecting people and communities across digital, print, festivals, awards, conferences, and exhibitions.
Haymarket has been creating world-class media for over 60 years. Our 1,400 talented professionals make us who we are. We invest in our talent : creating great workplaces, great learning opportunities and great careers.
Our team culture is collaborative, vibrant and sociable. We give you the tools to work flexibly, move around our environment freely and collaborate with your colleagues.
Starter and leaver administration :
Creation of offer letters and contracts of employment
Responsibility for right to work checks and the filing of relevant right to work documents
Requesting employee references; checking and reporting any irregularities to HRBPs
Coordination of new starter inductions
Drafting and sending of probation confirmation letters
Supporting Business Partners with exit interview surveys and process
Liaison with IT and Facilities to ensure starters and leavers equipment is issued and returned
HR Administration :
Manage individuals personal files in Business World ensuring that all communication and relevant documents are uploaded
Support the administration of our performance review process
Working with our Payroll Coordinator to ensure all questions sent to the HR inbox are answered in a timely manner
Draft salary review letters for HR Business Partners
Visas and right to work
Keep accurate records of our peoples right to work for immigration purposes
Assist HR Business Partners with checking and monitoring visas during the annual right to work audit
Learning and Development Administration
Support the Learning Manager with ad-hoc UK training administration, which may include booking of courses,
Work with the Learning Manager to ensure My Knowledge (our learning management system) is updated with all training courses booked and attended
Ensure that the induction content in My Knowledge is relevant and up to date
Payroll & Benefits
Develop a working knowledge of payroll process and responsibility for updating payroll in the absence of our Payroll Coordinator
Develop a working knowledge of our Company benefits and reward platform
Desired Skills & Experience
Office / admin experience, preferably within HR
Experience of office suite applications (we use Google)
Experience of database management
Keen interest in a career in HR and able to understand the purpose of the department and the value it brings to a business.
Highly motivated and a proactive team player
Self-sufficient and confident at putting ideas forward
Strong aptitude for IT systems
Confident at interacting with people at all levels
Analytical with an eye for detail
High regard for confidentiality
Proactive and flexible; willing to learn new skills
Problem solver who approaches tasks creatively
Highly organised, efficient, with the ability to remain calm under pressure
Honest and open
Good relationship-building skills
It is also important that you have the right to work in the UK
Other benefits include :
English and maths plus three other GCSE’s or equivalent in any subject at Grade A-C
Equal Opportunities Statement
As a global business operating in diverse markets, Haymarket is inherently multicultural. Globally we are committed to attracting, developing and retaining talent who reflect the communities we serve.
We equally recognise our broader responsibility to society as a whole. We will use our power and influence to drive diversity, equity and inclusion within our markets.
As such, we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and are committed to ensuring that all candidates are given the same opportunity to succeed regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age or disability.
Come and join us and see for yourself how Haymarket is a rewarding, exciting and fun place to work!
To be eligible for a Government funded apprenticeship you must have lived in the UK or European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 consecutive years.