HR Officer Newry

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Contract, Permanent, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £15000 - 25000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1359184

 Job Description

HR Officer Maternity cover Newry

HR Officer Maternity Cover Newry                       

In partnership with its client Cpl Jobs are looking for applications for a temporary HR Officer for an established organisation in the Newry area.    

Job Responsibilities for HR Officer

The HR Officer will assist the HR Manager in providing a high quality, effective and efficient HR function contributing towards the achievement of organisational objectives.


  • Assist the HR Manager in maintaining recruitment policies and procedures.
  • Assist with internal and external recruitment and selection exercises, including providing administration support for all recruitment to include advertising, issuing application forms and acting as Monitoring Officer. 
  • Update and maintain the HR database and ensure the timely and accurate provision of reports.
  • Management of the attendance management system.
  • Monitor, maintain and update HR practices, procedures and the staff handbook in accordance with relevant legislation and codes of practice.
  • Manage the payroll system to ensure accurate and timely payment of salaries to all employees, including the calculation of any pay adjustments.
  • Ensuring all relevant legislation and requirements from the Equality Commission are met though all processes.
  • Completion of Fair Employment Returns.
  • Assist with implementation and awareness of the Statutory Equality Scheme.
  • Administer the staff performance appraisal system.
  • Administer the staff development and training programme.
  • Assist the HR Manager with organisational development initiatives.
  • Act as coordinator for the North/South Pension scheme, providing accurate and timely information.
  • Assist with the management of the HR budget ensuring value for money.
  • Assist with employee relations issues e.g. disciplines, grievances and other performance related issues.

Location: Newry

Maternity Cover 9-12 months

Monday – Friday 37.5 hours per week. 

CPL Contact:

To apply or for further information please contact Arlene Hawthorne on 02890 725627 or e-mail with your updated CV through the link below

Keywords: HR Officer, HR Jobs, HR, Human Resources