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HR Consultant - Contract

Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
8th April 2021
Hays - ANZ - 2489135
  • 4 month contract, immediate start, possibility of extension
  • Located in the Eastern suburbs
  • Collaborating and integrating with key stakeholders

HR Consultant role with local government. 4 month assignment with the possibility of extension.

Your new company:
Our client in local government is passionate about supporting the community with a multicultural and diverse approach within metropolitan Melbourne.

Your new role:
Reporting to the People and Safety Lead, you will interact with key stakeholders across the HR function. You will facilitate;

  • End-to-end recruitment activities across council. Including writing ads, reference checks, participating in interview panels and reviewing position descriptions in line with EA requirements
  • Provide thoughtful and accurate first line HR advice to all stakeholders in relation to HR policy and procedures
  • Administer and transact a range of HR documentation and systems to recruit, on board and vary employee terms and conditions
  • Implement work systems and practices that are responsive, flexible and accurate
  • Actively build and maintain relationships with key People, Culture and Safety stakeholders

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Track record of demonstrating initiative, flexibility and contributing towards a team
  • Ability to liaise with and gain the co-operation and support of a range of people including all levels of management and staff
  • Experience in delivering contemporary solutions-focused HR initiatives that are consistent with objectives
  • Experience in end-to-end recruitment
  • Experience with an ATS or HRIS system. Chris21, Scout Recruitment software and Trim is desirable but not essential

What you'll get in return:
You will be involved with a diverse and multicultural environment that is passionate about its community. Collaborating and integrating with key stakeholders across the business with a competitive hourly rate. Conveniently located in the Eastern suburbs with an immediate start on offer.

What you need to do now:
To be considered for the role please "Apply Now" or send your CV to Lachlan at If this role is not quite right for you but you're in the market for your next position, please reach out to Lachlan with your updated CV in Word

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