Assistant HR Advisors

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 03-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/1454346
  • Job Title: Assistant HR Advisors
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  • Summary:
Assistant HR Advisors


  • Fixed term and permanent opportunities available
  • Be part of our dynamic, supportive and developing HR team
  • Fast-paced environment with a lot of learning opportunities
  • Starting salary between $50,000 – $66,000


About the Role

We are looking to add enthusiastic Assistant HR Advisors to our busy team. You should apply if you are keen to learn, share and develop your HR capabilities.


In this role, you will be the first point of contact for all HR queries via phone and email and will be responsible for delivering timely advice and support to a diverse stakeholder group. You will also support our friendly Recruitment team by advertising, booking interviews and preparing offer documentation.


You will manage high volumes of work and be able to plan and manage your working days to prioritise conflicting deadlines. 


Our HR Advisors and wider HR Operations team will be on hand to provide you with advice, support and opportunities to attend worthwhile meetings to enhance your breadth of HR exposure. 


Skills and Experience

To be successful in the role, you will offer:

  • working experience and understanding of HR administration and recruitment coordination
  • an ability to juggle and prioritise high volumes of work, often within tight timeframes    
  • a strong customer focus with an exceptional eye for detail
  • strong interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate with others to achieve results
  • an interest in continuous improvement of different working procedures
  • a pleasant and professional communication style
  • working experience with SAP SuccessFactors is advantageous
  • experience working within a workflow or case queue (would be a distinct advantage)


Above all of this, you will have a great work ethic, have a reputation for your obliging approach and be an exceptional team player.    


About our Team:

We are a welcoming, eclectic and inclusive team who pride ourselves on delivering exceptional customer service and getting the job done.  We are committed to providing a quality HR service across the organisation and are continually looking at ways to make our processes more efficient and customer centric.  Our team operates at pace to manage high volumes and we are deeply passionate about what we do and equally proud of who we are and what we achieve.


All applications must be made online.  If this is not possible or if you have any queries, please contact Nik La Haye at   


If you want to join a progressive and improvement focused working environment that will keep you busy delivering a premium level of customer service, please get in touch. 


Applications close: 15th March 2020.