HR Co-ordinator - Temporary, Edinburgh

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: competitive hourly rate
 Job type: Temporary
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent is currently recruiting for a skilled HR Co-ordinator on a temporary full time basis for an initial period of 6 months, on behalf of our client, a prestigious global asset management organisation with offices in central Edinburgh. Our client requires an HR or Recruitment expert who is accustomed to undertaking a data rich role in line with the recruitment on boarding journey candidates joining the business have to go through. It will be most suited to someone with HR or Recruitment experience who has a sound understanding of the on boarding process, manipulating data using MS Excel and working with high volumes of data within a busy HR function.  Please note an offer will be subject to a satisfactory credit, basic disclosure and screening checks.

Responsibilities of the HR Co-ordinator:

  • Management of the recruitment on boarding process from offer stage onward
  • Producing a high volume of employee contracts
  • Supporting candidates through the screening and vetting journey ensuring timescale expectations are clearly communicated
  • Investigating and tracking all vetting alerts ensure a full report is prepared and put forward to the talent/policy team
  • Collating data, producing detailed MI and entering onto MS Excel spreadsheets
  • Liaising with external suppliers in regards to international screening checks
  • Building relations with the wider team and providing support where required
  • Managing the team inbox
  • Supporting on process improvement projects

Background of the HR Co-ordinator:

  • Prior HR/Recruitment on boarding experience
  • Ability to simultaneously manage a range of tasks
  • Accustomed to working in a fast paced deadline driven environment
  • Experienced in managing confidential information
  • Team player
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly organised

To be considered for this vacancy you must meet the full criteria above. Due to the high numbers of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Is this job for you? Sarah wants: HR, On boarding, Recruitment, MS Excel, Vetting, Screening, Fast Paced, Deadline Driven, Team Player, Temporary

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Associate Director - Business Support

Sarah Galley

Sarah is one of the founding members of Meraki Talent and specialises in business support recruitment, covering a range of temporary, contract and permanent roles for office support, HR support and customer operations. Sarah really enjoys delivering a fully consultative approach to her candidates/ clients; providing career guidance, advice on CV layout/content, conducting interview preparation coaching, drafting job descriptions and providing market intel/salary bench marking. With 17 years’ experience recruiting throughout Edinburgh and central Scotland, she is known as the “go to” person for executive PA and EA hiring.