HR Officer (1642)

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BAM Construct UK are recruiting a HR Officer to join the Midlands region on a 12-month maternity contract.  This role provides a fantastic opportunity to gain further experience in a true generalist role, supporting the HR Manager with the day-to-day running of the HR department. 

Together the Midlands HR team support a number of BAM Construct UK Ltd group companies including BAM Construction, BAM FM and BAM PPP.  Based from our office in Shirley, Solihull, travel is required on a regular basis throughout the Midlands region and occasionally to our Head Office in Hemel Hempstead.

About the role

The role encompasses a broad spectrum of HR activity, typically including the following duties and responsibilities:

Recruitment & Induction

  • Work together with the internal recruitment team at all stages of the recruitment process
  • Liaise with the management team on their recruitment needs
  • Prepare job descriptions
  • Organise and attend interviews as and when required
  • Conduct inductions for new starters 

Absence Management

    • Coordinate the absence management process
    • Absence management reporting and administration
  • Arranging absence review meetings and attending where appropriate
  • Liaison with our external occupational health provider as required

Disciplinary, Grievance, Performance Management

  • Attendance at disciplinary / grievance meetings as lead HR representative when appropriate
  • Note taking during disciplinary / grievance meetings
  • Advising on staff development and performance management
  • matters as required


  • Advise and support the business on TUPE process as an when the need arises
  • Overseeing and coordinating TUPE process including consultations 

Learning and Development (L&D)

Proactively support the region in achieving the annual training plan through:

    • Liaison with internal and external training providers
  • Coordinate and manage training course invitations to delegates
  • Administrating training needs and updating staff records using the HR system [CIPHR]
  • Evaluating training courses via survey monkey and producing reports
  • Updating relevant learning & development documents and systems in the region and wider business
  • Maintain accurate records to ensure training carried out is in line with the training plan and budgets
  • Support the annual Performance Development Review (PDR) process 
  • General Admin and HR advice
  • General administrative duties including invoice approvals
  • Manage day-to-day HR enquiries from a wide range of employees and managers
  • Provide HR advice and support managers with HR processes and procedures
  • Support pre-employment processes
  • Produce reports on HR and L&D information as required by Management
  • Work closely with the Central HR admin team to ensure compliance to HR admin procedure
  • Manage the monthly HR reports for the region and associated actions
    • Regular liaison with the wider HR community
    • Organising, scanning and electronic filing of paperwork, documents and computer-based information on the company Electronic Data Management System (EDMS)
  • Ensure information is kept in line with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

Who are we looking for?

  • HR generalist who is currently working within a HR Assistant / HR Officer role
  • CIPD qualified or working towards qualification
  • Ability to use own initiative and responds positively to new ideas
  • Accurate and always works with a high attention to detail
  • Polite manner, able to communicate with all levels of management
  • Demonstrates a high degree of personal integrity and discretion
  • Must hold a driving licence and be willing to travel to sites

What do we offer?

In addition to an attractive salary and benefits package, including a car allowance, we provide continuing learning and development opportunities within a creative and considerate work environment.

If you share our value of doing what you say you will, to the best of your ability, every time, we want to hear from you.

We are committed to attracting and developing a diverse workforce that reflects our customer base and the communities in which we operate, creating an environment that enables everyone to fulfil their potential.

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