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HR Advisor - Contract

Strathfield, New South Wales, Australia
26th September 2018
Hays - ANZ - 2117372
  • Fantastic benefits and great work/life balance
  • Diverse role supporting recruitment, ER and OD initiatives
  • 2-month role, possibility of permanency for a standout candidate

Bustling local government organisation in Western Sydney require an experienced HR Advisor, 2 month role.

Your new company
A vibrant council in the Western Suburbs of Sydney have an urgent requirement for a HR Advisor to join on a 2/3 months basis. You will be joining a close knit and forward thinking HR team to support the council's growing workforce, there is the possibility of permanency for the right candidate.

Your new role
As a HR Advisor, you be performing the following duties:

  • Planning and supporting operational HR duties, including: Recruitment and selection, learning and development, employee grievance handling and supporting performance management.
  • Reporting on HR trends within the council and communicating feedback to internal stakeholders.
  • Providing guidance to Line Managers through interpretation of the Local Government award, the council's Enterprise Agreement and HR policies.

What you'll need to succeed

  • You will possess a tertiary qualification in Human Resource Management.
  • You will have experience interpreting Fair Work Awards, ideally with the Local Government Award.
  • You will be confident in your ability to facilitate ER mediation and to provide generalist HR advice to Line Managers.
  • You will have experience engaging with senior internal stakeholders to provide feedback and consultation on HR performance.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please click 'apply now' or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to, or call us now on (02) 90496960.
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