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HR Administrator Dobbies Head Office, Melville Nursery, Lasswade, Midlothian, EH18 1AZ

Role Overview

Here at Dobbies Garden Centres Edinburgh HQ, we have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced HR Administrator to join our fast paced and growing HR team.   The HR Administrator will play a vital role in supporting the business and employees by acting as a first point of contact for all HR related enquiries, promoting and delivering a great HR experience across the business.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • maintaining our HR/payroll database
  • First point of contact for incoming calls, mail and email enquiries
  • Assisting in the production of letters, reports, presentations, spreadsheets etc
  • Involvement in other HR projects as and when required

About You:

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate excellent administration skills, ideally within an HR environment. They will also be able to demonstrate a high degree of computer literacy, a meticulous and organised approach to their workload, and a keen eye for accuracy with the ability to form good working relationships. Our ideal candidate will have good understanding of the needs of the organisation and be able to thrive as an integral member of our team.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Previous experience of working in a Retail orientated HR department
  • Strong interpersonal skills – can communicate effectively in writing and verbally and be able to successfully build effective relationships
  • Resourceful in their approach to resolving day to day operational HR issues and queries
  • A high degree of integrity, confidentiality and commitment
  • Understanding of employment contract’s
  • Able to prioritise effectively to meet deadlines and work without supervision
  • CIPD qualified or part qualified (preferred)

What we offer

This role attracts a competitive salary dependant on experience.  We offer 33 days annual leave (pro rata), company-paid life assurance, a company-contributed pension scheme and fantastic staff discount.

Do you think you’ve got what it takes grow your career with Dobbies?  Passionate about putting the customer first?  Thrive on being part of a successful team that consistently delivers, flourishing in a busy, fast paced environment?  If you answered yes then we want to hear from you.  Click apply now to send your CV and covering letter.

About Dobbies

For 150 years, the Dobbies name has stood for quality horticulture. During this time we've been proud to provide the very best products and expert advice to gardeners throughout the UK.

Today Dobbies is one of the UK's largest Garden Centre retailers. We have 34 Stores across Scotland, England and Northern Ireland. Naturally, we have one of the biggest and best ranges of quality plants and gardening equipment around.  You don’t have to be an avid gardener to enjoy Dobbies because, as well as having everything to make your garden grow, we have everything you need to simply relax and enjoy your garden – and much more.

Dobbies Head Office
Melville Nursery, Lasswade, Midlothian, EH18 1AZ

  • Job Ref DO2940
  • Branch Dobbies Head Office
  • Location Dobbies Head Office, Lasswade
  • Salary/Benefits Competitive Salary
  • Contract type Temporary/Seasonal
  • Hours Full Time
  • Shift pattern Monday to Friday
  • Hours per week 36.25 hours per week
  • Posted date 23/10/2018
  • Closing date 25/11/2018