Jarrold is a well-loved Norfolk business comprising of training, facilities management, logistics, marketing and property management businesses, as well as of course our flagship store in Norwich City centre. We pride ourselves on the services we offer to our clients and customers and believe that keeping people at the heart of the business drives our success.

We are looking for an experienced People & Culture Advisor to join our fabulous People team. This is a full-time position working 5 days per week, reporting to the People & Culture Manager; The position is based in our main store on London Street in Norwich and due to the nature of the work this is an office-based position.

As a generalist you will provide a wide range of HR expertise to our colleagues

The role will include:

  • Acting as first point of contact for managers, employees and other HR team members.
  • Supporting and advising managers with best practice recruitment and selection.
  • Leading employee case work and supporting managers with employee relations matters, including absence, capability, grievance and disciplinary.
  • Monitoring, reviewing and updating all HR policies and ensuring these are in line with current legislation.
  • Involvement with the wider People team to support the delivery of onboarding, L&D and wellbeing initiatives.
  • General HR admin as needed.

We are looking for someone who truly enjoys working within the people profession and strives to support a people centric culture.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience working in a similar role.
  • Be qualified up to Level 5 CIPD or have equivalent experience.
  • Have strong HR / Employment law knowledge.
  • Proactively keep up to date with employment law developments and take every opportunity to expand their knowledge and skills.
  • Have an interest in learning about and supporting the wider business.
  • Have a full clean driving licence to visit our branches.
  • Be adaptable to challenges that vary from day to day in a busy team.

What we can offer

At Jarrold we truly value our colleagues and we try to make sure everyone who works here feels well looked after. These are some of the many great benefits you will have access to when you join us.

  • Generous colleague discount for our stores.
  • Free colleague car park within walking distance of our main store.
  • Free bicycle storage.
  • Wellbeing: employee assistance programme.
  • A generous (optional) working wardrobe allowance to buy clothes to wear for work.
  • Exclusive local discounts on a range of local restaurants and shops.
  • One paid volunteering day per year.

If you believe you have what we are looking for then please apply with a CV and covering letter