HR Administrator - Performance and Business Support - EAL05990

East Lothian Council


£25,640 to £28,012 per annum Grade 7 Full Time Contact: Please see description Reference: EAL05990

Vacancy Information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.

Days and Hours of Work:
Monday - Thursday 09.00 - 17.00, Friday 09.00 - 16.00 (flexible working)
To start ASAP

We are looking for a confident and experienced administrator to undertake the development and delivery of effective HR systems.  This post will involve using Excel to a high level of competency for reporting and analysis purposes, including the development and production of statutory and performance reports, data gathering and bench marking.  Applicants should therefore be proficient in this area.

Job Details

To assist with the provision, development and delivery of effective HR business support functions and procedures. 

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job Attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job.  You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form.  You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.

The ‘East Lothian Way’– values and behaviours we expect our employees to demonstrate in their everyday work.  Should you be invited to interview, you may be asked questions based on these behaviours.  Please refer to the document via the link to familiarise yourself with them.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Educated to HNC /SVQ Level 3 in Office/Business Administration or equivalent relevant qualification with previous experience of working in an HR and/or Customer Service environment, conducting, analysing and reporting on management statistics. 

The preferred candidate for this position may be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council.

Please note:
If a Disclosure check is required and you have spent more than 3 months working or living outwith the UK in the last 5 years then you will also be required to present a copy of an overseas criminal record check. Details of how to apply and contact details can be found on the GOV.UK website.

Additional Information

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