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HR Specialist
  • This role is based at the Business Support Centre in Hillington, Glasgow
  • Permanent Role
  • BSC Band E

Heathrow is the UK's premier international airport and one of the world's major hub airports, flying people for business, tourism and to visit friends and relatives around the world. We provide the facilities and services for over 80 airlines flying around 75 million passengers a year to over 180 destinations worldwide and play an important economic role connecting the whole of the UK to global growth. As one of the largest single site employers there are over 76,000 people working at Heathrow, for over 400 companies, working together to achieve our vision of giving passengers the best airport service in the world. Heathrow is like a small city - fast moving, diverse, forward thinking - right at the heart of the nation's global connections and with a world of opportunity.

Job Overview

Deliver a proactive and flexible HR service by providing relevant and appropriate HR support to all BSC colleagues, whilst driving best practice and ensuring compliance with all company procedures, documented policies and employment legislation. Support the senior leadership, the management team and the rest of the business professionally and with the highest ethical standards and discretion.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Act as interface with...

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  • Act as interface with Heathrow People Function on roll out of initiatives across BSC and for support on complex ER and legislative issues as they arise.
  • Provide routine advice and guidance on all people aspects, e.g. employment legislation, implementation of effective HR policies and procedures to ensure BSC wide engagement.
  • Ensure critical annual cycle HR processes are completed to time by proactively supporting stakeholder groups, e.g. Salary review, mid and end of year performance reviews, development plans and talent tasks.
  • Liaise with and assist line managers on effective succession planning, retention, performance management, communication, employee satisfaction and employee development.
  • Maintain and report objectively on performance across a range of key, people focused measures for example absence, attrition and completion of agreed training.
  • Ensure all appropriate BSC HR policies and procedures are compliant with legislative and corporate standards.
  • Advise and support managers and employees on performance management, sickness absence, disciplinary and grievance and development.
  • Co-ordinate and deliver training including inductions for new staff.
  • Champion Wellbeing in the workplace by promoting on-site events and supporting the BSC Feeling Good group.
  • Support the delivery of all of the relevant people strategy objectives on the Business Balanced Scorecard, and play an active part in the overall delivery of theBSC's objectives.
  • Assist with project work as determined by the Director of BSC.
  • Carry out any other duties that may be outside the standard remit for the purpose of personal development, or as may be reasonably required by the Company.

Qualifications & Experience
  • Experience of Human Resource/Operational Management within a Shared Services environment is desirable.
  • MCIPD qualification highly desirable
  • Previous experience of interacting with an employee council desirable.
  • Experience as an HR Advisor.
  • Working knowledge of employment legislation,HR policies and procedures.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to support, challenge and persuade/influence others.
  • Passionate about customer service, both internal and external, with ability to articulate previous achievements through business deliverables.
  • Focuses on delivery with excellent time management, organisational and planning skills.

Business Behaviours
  • Focus on Results - Takes the lead by solving problems in stressful situations, instilling a sense of calm and confidence in others.
  • Take Ownership - Goes the extra mile in own work and takes initiative to solve problems.
  • Work as a Team - Promotes an honest environment in which to challenge ideas and opinions, building trust within the team and encourages their team to work together.
  • Look After Customers - Provides a high level of service based on an understanding of customer needs.
  • Build Reationships - Resolves own and others' conflicts, always being fair, positive and respectful in line with our purpose and values.
  • Look for Improvement - Looks for ways to make processes / work simpler,
    more efficient, more effective.

Our plans are ambitious ones. And our people equally so. That's why we recognise and value the contribution that everyone makes. In return we offer great benefits. These include our employee assistance programme, pension, healthcare and travel offers, plus a wide range of development opportunities to take your career further.

e: recruitment_queries@heathrow.com
w: http://www.heathrow.com/company/heathrow-jobs

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