HR Coordinator

Market Drayton
18000.00 - 21000.00 GBP Annual + GBP18000 - GBP21000/annum GBP18k to GBP21k dependent on experi
09 Aug 2017
06 Sep 2017
Contract Type
HR Coordinator (Maternity Cover)

Palethorpes Bakery, an award-winning and market-share leading 'Chilled Savoury Pastry' food manufacturer, is currently looking for an experienced HR Coordinator to complement an existing passionate and enthusiastic team.

Our Vision as a business is to inspire our customers through excellence in quality food, innovation and integrity. As a member of our Human Resources team you will be directly contributing to this vision through your core tasks and responsibilities. These will include, but are not limited to:

Coordination of recruitment activity from initial authorisation, placing adverts, scheduling and supporting interviews with line managers, pre-employment checks and references, preparation and issue of accurate contractual documentation and payroll notification
Maintenance and delivery of Company Induction and administrative maintenance of associated policies and handbook, liaising with Department managers to ensure their departmental inductions are delivered
To assist in ensuring site-wide awareness and understanding of all relevant company policies, procedures and employment legislation.
Liaising with all departments and their managerial teams, external agencies and staff to ensure HR related queries are answered.
The successful candidate for this role will need to demonstrate the following skills, qualifications and attributes:


Demonstrable experience within an HR or recruitment administrative setting
Numerate and computer literate with a strong ability to manipulate data using Microsoft Word and Excel
Good verbal and written communicator with the interpersonal skills to deal with people at all levels within the business
Strong administrative and organisational skills with the ability to work at pace and maintain accuracy and attention to detail

Experience within an FMCG environment
Qualified, or part qualified, to at least Level 3 in a relevant HR discipline
Membership of the CIPD
Lives within a 30 mile radius of Market Drayton (TF9 3AL)
In return for the above the successful candidate will receive a total reward package that includes:

A competitive salary between GBP18,000 and GBP21,000 dependent on experience
Company Pension
33 days holiday entitlement
Formal and informal learning and development opportunities
Salary sacrifice opportunities for Childcare Vouchers
Heavily discounted staff shop
A progressive working environment that puts its people at the heart of what it does
So who are we? If you haven't heard of us before we are one of the largest employers in Market Drayton, Shropshire and part of the wider market-leading and UK based Addo Food Group. As part of this award-winning Group, we produce chilled savoury rolls, savoury hot pies, pasties and slices.

Our business has been producing products in this category since 1852 and the Palethorpes Bakery has operated from its current Market Drayton site for nearly 50 years, a milestone we are looking forward to celebrating with the local community this September.

Palethorpes Bakery's success is driven through our team of passionate people who inspire our customers through excellence in quality food, innovation and integrity. Recent examples of this vision bought to life include our recent investment of GBP2 million to develop a unique cooking method, inspired by one of our Chef's, which produces consistently succulent meat. This is the first use of this technique in the market and has enabled Palethorpes to grow its market presence by winning substantial new business.

If you would like to join our award-winning, market-leading team please use the 'apply now' link and follow the on-line application instructions.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team soon