People Advisor

Posted 23 October 2023
Salary up to £40,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Human Resources Recruitment
Contact NameJon Pearson

Job description

We are currently representing a manufacturing firm who are looking for a permanent People Advisor to be based out of their head office in Halesowen.

This is a full-time hybrid position, with a salary of up to £40,000 and is due to start as soon as possible.

Daily duties:

  • Acting as sole point of contact for ER casework, managing up to 20 cases at any one time

  • Handling a varied caseload including disciplianries, grievances, absence, sickness and performance management issues

  • Handling any employment tribunals and settlement agreements, including dealing with ACAS as required

  • Coaching and guiding line managers on HR policy and employment law

  • Maintaining relationships with operational managers and a blue-collar workforce across multiple sites

  • Supporting the HR Business Partner with various ad hoc HR projects as required

  • Collating HR data and metrics to assist in business making decisions

  • Ensuring all HR policies and procedures are up to date with employment law

  • Handling any administrative work linked with day-to-day workload

Skills / experience required:

  • Employee relations

  • Employment law

  • HR policy

  • CIPD L5 (or extensive working experience)


  • 33 days holiday (inc bank hol)

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Share Save Scheme

  • Death in Service x 3 annual salary

  • On-site Mental Health First Aid Support

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Don’t forget our recommendation scheme: Recommend a friend or colleague to us and receive up to £100 each once they have completed 20 days in a role via James Andrews! Terms and conditions apply, contact us for details.