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Working at our Head office in Skipton, North Yorkshire, this is a great opportunity to gain a real insight into the role of an HR professional, in a busy, faced-paced environment. Working with a supportive team around you, the role will equip you with skills that will stand you in good stead to tackle your last year at university and a career in HR in the years thereafter.

Human Resources Placement

Part of the Mott MacDonald Group, we work with major clients in the water industry and beyond, delivering full feasibility, design, construction and commissioning on challenging schemes.

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We’re currently offering the opportunity for undergraduate placement students to gain valuable experience and develop a number of key skills that will help you to pursue a career in human resources

We’re currently offering the opportunity for undergraduate placement students to gain valuable experience and develop a number of key skills that will help you to pursue a career in human resources.

Working at our Head office in Skipton, North Yorkshire, this is a great opportunity to gain a real insight into the role of an HR professional, in a busy, faced-paced environment. Working with a supportive team around you, the role will equip you with skills that will stand you in good stead to tackle your last year at university and a career in HR in the years thereafter.

What you'll do:

  • Liaise with employees across the business, from site operatives to directors, to provide support on any issues.
  • Organising and managing new starter induction days.
  • Helping employees utilise their benefits, including private health care and the ‘Cycle to Work’ scheme.
  • Keeping records of absence, monitoring the ‘return to work’ process.
  • Run reports on holidays, working time, absences and timesheets and provide data for management reports on such topics.

What we'll offer:

  • A fantastic development scheme with a view for you to return to us as a graduate.
  • Competitive financial package including a final year sponsorship opportunity.
  • Opportunity to work within a family-feel organisation with over 1250 employees.
  • Wellbeing Package.
  • A turkey at Christmas (or vouchers).
  • Flexible start date.

What you'll bring:

  • You must be studying a full time business degree related to HR and be eligible to work in the UK.
  • A friendly, polite approach to work, with great communication skills - the team is supporting the business and its people after all!
  • Strong organisational and problem-solving skills with the ability to juggle numerous projects simultaneously.
  • Great teamwork skills - you'll be a key part of the HR team - but you'll need to be able to work independently and have the ability to prioritise your workload effectively.
  • A sense of humour whilst juggling a number of different tasks.
  • A strong work ethic.
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