SSAFA – Human Resources Co-ordinator


£24,000 per annum
37.5 hours per week
Central Office, London

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full time HR Coordinator role in the People & Organisational Development team at SSAFA, the UK’s oldest national tri-service military charity.

About the role
You will be responsible for providing a front-line, comprehensive and professional HR administration service across the full employee lifecycle.  This will include managing recruitment campaigns from start to finish liaising with candidates, external agencies and hiring managers to successfully recruit to the vacancy effectively and efficiently.  You will also be responsible for coordinating and recording all payroll information.  In addition, you will manage the HR Information System (iTrent) on a day-to-day basis, maintaining and updating employee records accurately.

You will be able to demonstrate meticulous attention to detail, with an understanding of how to maximise the use of social media to advertise our vacancies and the ability to think of new and innovative ways for candidate attraction routes to maximise the impact of the SSAFA employer brand.

You will have good written and communication skills, with the ability to deliver information clearly and concisely.   You will be a team player with the ability to be flexible according to priorities and take satisfaction from delivering a professional service.  Experience of working in HR is an advantage.

This is a very busy role requiring you to manage multiple duties and meet tight deadlines.  This is an exciting opportunity for you to expand your HR experience and knowledge, working alongside other HR specialists.

SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, is one of the UK’s leading military charities, and has been here to provide lifelong support to our Forces and their families for over 130 years. We provide practical, financial and emotional support and a range of specialist services for serving personnel, veterans and their families. Every year we support some 55,000 individuals from across the UK and in 13 countries around the world.

The People & Organisation Development team has staff based in London, Germany and Cyprus.

Download the job description here.

SSAFA is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

For further information
If you have any queries or would like to speak to someone about this role, please contact Punita Dave on 020 7463 9327 for an informal discussion.

Find out about the benefits that SSAFA has to offer here.

Closing date:  9.00am on 17th January 2017.

Interviews: 23rd January 2017

If you are invited to attend an interview you will be required to undertake an aptitude test as part of the selection process.

SSAFA is committed to using the Disclosure & Barring Service. Registered Charity Numbers: 210760 (England and Wales) SC038056 (Scotland). Established 1885.

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