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Senior HR Manager Vacancy


Senior HR Manager Vacancy

Location:       Avonmouth BS11 0FJ
Salary            Circa £45 – 50,000

Competitive salary & benefits package on offer dependent on skills and experience.


This is an excellent opportunity to make a difference in this fast-growing independent crane hire and plant/machinery movement company with depots throughout the UK. 


We have a new vacancy for a Senior HR Manager based at our Head Office in Avonmouth. This newly created role will have management responsibility for the HR Department. You will oversee all HR activity and implementing HR procedures so confidentiality is a must. You will be liaising with our depots frequently, and be a visible presence working with our managers. You will be adept at interpreting legislation and will ensure that the company is compliant at all stages of any action taken.


Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Day to day management of all employee issues
  • Keeping payroll system and HR files up to date
  • Manage all recruitment: writing job adverts, advertising, interviewing and issuing offer packs
  • Manage all employee relations issues of all levels of complexity
  • Absence management and monitoring attendance
  • Co-ordinate all disciplinary/grievance processes to ensure correct procedures are followed and appropriate outcomes reached
  • Write and implement policies in line with business need, legislation or customer/industry requirement
  • Working closely with the training school to meet the organisations requirements
  • Managing future organisational restructure including TUPE


Personal Profile:
Proven HR management experience at a senior level

Expert on employment law, ideally in the construction industry

CIPD qualification of a minimum level 5

Confidentiality and discretion

Strong communication skills

Great organisational ability and attention to detail

Able to juggle an ever-changing workload and adapt to priorities

Experienced user of Microsoft office suite: Word, Excel, Outlook

Confident and capable of working effectively as part of a busy team


In Return You Will Receive:

Competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience

Company vehicle


Mobile Phone

Company Pension and Life Assurance

Training and development opportunities

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5.30pm Applications will only be considered from candidates who live within a commutable distance of Avonmouth. Some travel and reasonable excess hours may be required.


Please apply with a cover letter and CV to