HR Assistant

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  • Post Date: May 20, 2019
Job Description

HR Assistant
Barbican Centre and Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Starting salary £21,290 per annum, 35-hours per week
12-month contract, maternity cover

The Barbican Centre is one of the Europe’s largest arts, learning and conference centres. Our core aspiration is to create inspiring arts experiences for all and to deliver worlds-class arts and learning. The Guildhall School of Music and Drama is one of the top music and drama conservatoires in the UK and world-wide.

We are currently looking for an HR Assistant to join our friendly HR team at the Barbican Centre and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

If you are interested in exploring an option of pursuing a career in HR, and already have some administrative experience, this may be a good opportunity for you. The HR assistant will be involved in a wide range of HR administration processes including recruitment, management of HR records, new starter and leaver processes and will also learn about the Payroll administration.

You will be the first point of contact for staff and will enjoy providing excellent customer service whether it is by e-mail, phone or in person. You will be able to write clearly and will have good attention to detail. You will have experience of working with and improving office systems and databases, which will be supported by strong IT skills. You will be able to manage and prioritise your own, diverse workload. You will also enjoy working collaboratively with other colleagues, getting involved with general administration or HR projects.

The successful candidate will become part of a supportive HR team and will be offered opportunities to develop and learn.

For further details, please read the Job Information Pack. To apply, please visit Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference number BC810. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.

Closing date for receipt of applications is midday on Friday 31 May 2019.
Interviews will be held on 11 and 12 June. Ideal start date is 15 July 2019.

The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.