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Embark Consulting is a leading provider of specialist HR, Health & Safety and Employment Law advice to SME’s around the UK, and due to continued growth we are now looking for an experienced HR Consultant to join our consultancy team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a strong generalist HR background who is looking for a varied and challenging position.

A competitive starting salary will be offered. May be flexible for the right candidate.

The successful HR Consultant will be required to:-

  • Offer professional HR advice and guidance to business owners/ Directors/ senior management. 

  • Build and maintain relationships with multiple clients.

  • Develop opportunities with new and existing clients.

  • Conduct HR audits with new clients to assess their HR requirements.

  • Prepare employee handbooks and service level agreements specific to each client.

  • Provide advice on employee relations matters such as; disciplinary & grievance, maternity/ paternity, redundancy, performance management, absence management and TUPE.

  • Produce template letters and follow up advice for all HR related matters.

  • Attend meetings at clients’ premises to provide ongoing support.

The ideal HR Consultant will have:-

  • Extensive experience within a HR generalist advisory position. 

  • Experience of seeing processes through from start to completion.

  • Confidence to provide HR advice.

  • Experience working in a fast-paced role.

  • CIPD qualification/ HRM Degree (preferred but not essential.)

  • Full UK Driving licence essential. This role will involve travel throughout the UK.

  • Have a good sense of humour with an ability to work well as part of a team.

  • Have excellent communication skills.

  • Good commercial awareness.

  • A strong ability to build and maintain relationships with customers.

  • An up to date knowledge of employment legislation.

  • An ability to make quick decisions and have confidence in advice provided.

  • A flexible attitude to working practice.

  • Well presented, professional appearance.

Benefits of HR Consultant position to include:-

  • Competitive starting salary of £30,000 (may be flexible beyond this for the right candidate.)

  • Working hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

  • 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays.

  • Private healthcare scheme.

  • Fun and friendly "family" working environment.

  • Opportunity to gain extensive exposure in an extremely varied HR position.

TRAINEE HEALTH & SAFETY CONSULTANT 

 

As part of our continued growth we now have an exciting opportunity to recruit a Junior / Trainee Health and Safety Consultant for our Stamford offices to support the growth of our business.

 

As a trainee / Junior Health and Safety Consultant you will contribute to the delivery of Health and Safety services, on a range of projects across a variety sectors including construction, energy, residential and commercial projects. Working closely with our Senior Health and Safety Consultants, you will be mentored and guided through to progressively establish you as a consultant.

 

The role requires the ability to communicate effectively.

 

The role will require you to:

  • Advise Clients of their duties

  • Carry out site inspections and audits

  • Support the business and consultant team

  • Prepare and develop documentation

  • Administer Management Systems

  • Prepare risk assessments, task lists for forms.

  • Collate Pre-Construction Information and identify how any information gaps will be resolved.

  • Prepare and issue the project specific Health and Safety File on completion

 

Your skills, knowledge and experience –

 

Ideally experience of Health and Safety in a part time or full-time role

Qualified or working towards a NEBOSH certificate or NCRQ certificate, although training will be provided

Strong Office 365 skills

Good communications skills, both written and oral.

Understanding of common construction techniques

Effective self-management and time management.

OUR OFFICES

LONDON

23-24 Berkley Square

Mayfair

London

W1J 6HE

UK

+44 (0) 203 6374744

STAMFORD

The Dairy

Copthill Farm Enterprises

Stamford

PE9 4TD

UK

+44 (0) 1780 678 666

DUBAI

Office 404, 

Al Sarah Offices / B

Souk Albahar 

Burj Khalifa District 

UAE

+971 800 0120040