HR Officer


5th May 2022


£29,000 per annum plus great benefits.

Full Time

We have a rarely available opportunity to join a HR team at a leading veterinary practice.  We are looking for an experienced HR Officer to join the Human Resources team on a permanent basis. Within this role you will play a key part in providing HR support across all areas of the business, working closely with senior management. There will be lots of opportunities to get involved in many other aspects of HR at Davies and within the wider Linnaeus Veterinary Group that Davies is part of.

What will I do?

  • First point of contact for HR advice and queries.
  • Leading HR meetings including undertaking investigations, note taking and report writing in a variety of HR processes, including Disciplinary, Grievances, Absence Management, etc.
  • Working alongside line management to coach, support and advise on HR process and best practice.
  • Undertaking the record maintenance of HR files & database.
  • Administer HR related documentation, such as references, contracts and confirmation letters, etc.
  • Undertake administration associated with recruitment & new hire processing.
  • Compiling reports, spreadsheets & MI data as required.
  • Payroll administration and data input.

What do I need?

  • Experience of working at an HR Officer level providing day to day support to line managers with specific focus on ER case management.
  • Good knowledge of employment law and HR best practice is a distinct advantage.
  • Ideally, CIPD qualified or working towards.
  • Exceptional communication skills and an ability to forge strong working relationships with key stakeholders
  • Resilient and adaptable to change, you will need comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Payroll – especially advance salary and holiday calculation abilities.

In return we offer fantastic benefits including private healthcare, company pension scheme and subsidised treatment for your pets.

How to apply

Simply email your CV to

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