HR Advisor

Havant, Hampshire
£29,874 to £33,141 pa
13 Sep 2019
24 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full time

HR Advisor roles with Havant Borough Council and East Hampshire District Council.

2 x permanent positions

1 x fixed term position 18 months

The Strategic HR and OD team are offering opportunities for talented individuals who can help to shape the HR Advisory service for the two councils, which is returning to an in-house service from an outsourced provider.  The successful candidates will work closely with the Strategic HR and OD Business Partners to create and implement a service which is customer focused, highly credible and efficient.

The successful candidates will have the chance to be involved in a range of projects covering pay and reward, digital HR systems, cultural change, employee engagement, and building skills and capacity across the two councils.

All roles in the team will contribute to creating and embedding HR and OD practices which help our managers to lead, motivate and reward their teams, and enable our staff to do their best work.

We are looking for highly organised individuals who can create pragmatic solutions and offer sound advice.  You will be fully CIPD qualified, able to demonstrate previous HR Advisory experience, a good knowledge of employment law and the ability to manage employee relations cases, a high level of accuracy and attention to detail, and awareness of organisational development and cultural change principles.  Your natural drive, resilience and determination will help you succeed with us.

In return for your hard work and contribution, we can offer you a competitive salary, a friendly and collaborative workplace, generous annual leave, flexi time, free parking, free tea and coffee, leisure centre discounts, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and more.  Take a look at our website for the full range of benefits and support we offer our staff

For full details of the role, including a role profile, please visit

For a full discussion about this post please contact the Strategic HR Business Partners; Michelle Wakefield on 023 92 446046 or Marthie Turner on 023 92 446325.

The closing date for the role is 5pm on Tuesday 24th September. Interviews will be held on Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th October 2019.

To apply, please send your CV and a supporting statement to  Please include the reference number in your supporting statement, stating a preference for a permanent or fixed term role.

The council is an inclusive employer and appoint on merit. We are a Disability Confident Employer and have a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for Veterans