HR Assistant

South East England
28 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Are you are looking to work for a creative, modern, future facing law firm? CMS are looking to hire an HR Assistant to ensure the delivery of a proactive and high quality HR service to the business.

About the role

Your responsibilities will include;

To provide proactive, timely and high quality HR support, handling day to day matters such as employee and manager queries, probation discussions, exit interviews, maternity/paternity/parental leave, flexible working applications, absence, health and performance management, with professionalism, commerciality and a high level of customer service.

Supporting HR Advisors and HR Business Partners on complex employee relations and HR issues.

To support cyclical HR activity such as performance reviews and annual reward cycle.

Work with colleagues to drive innovation and continuous improvement across the HR function.

Keeping abreast of changes to employment legislation

Ensure smooth handling of workflow to the HR Admin team.

Ensure Filesite is reviewed periodically for consistency of data labelling and filing.

About you

Analytical skills - MI, reporting and use of IT.

Strong organisational skills and high level of attention to detail.

Good written and oral communication skills.

Able to build relationships at all levels based on trust, respect and service delivery.

Proactive customer service focus and flexible approach to working in a busy team.

Can do attitude with a willingness to learn and develop.

About us

CMS is an international organisation with market leading businesses throughout Europe, The Middle East, Asia and beyond.

CMS, Nabarro and Olswang have recently combined to create a truly modern, ambitious, sector driven and technology focused firm for the future. Together we are the 6th largest UK law firm (by UK revenue) and the 6th largest law firm globally (by headcount) with outstanding global reach: serving 39 countries across 70 offices.

All 3 firms have very similar values running through them which will ring true after the combination. We work hard to be a truly client-focused law firm. That means not just understanding the unique challenges of every market sector, but also providing a service that's tailored to the needs of each client. Our partners are hands-on and work hard to get closer to clients with everything from joint training initiatives and advice surgeries to visits and social events. What's more, our teams have the ideal balance of personality and industry expertise to suit the varied needs of our clients.

Equal opportunities

We welcome and promote diversity among our staff and we are committed to a policy of equal opportunity in all aspects of employment practice.

If you are interested please apply online or contact Phoebe Napier, Recruitment Advisor for more information.