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HR Administrator

Job Description
Are you an ambitious HR Administrator looking to develop your career within an evolving and dynamic organisation?   Are you highly organised with good attention to detail and the ability to adapt to different tasks as required? 
Northrop Grumman are seeking a HR Administrator to join us in Cheltenham. This role is responsible for delivering the on-boarding administration process activity for the HR Shared Services team in the UK. As this is a small team, the HR Administrator also supports with wider team deliverables.
Different thinking for a Different world
Northrop Grumman is involved in a range of future game-changing defence and security programmes. Whether this is as a partner in the F-35 Lightning II providing the aircraft with much of its situational awareness and communications, as a leading specialist in large intelligence datasets, as a pre-eminent provider of High Altitude Long Endurance unmanned aircraft systems, or as the ‘go to’ provider for truly open system architectures for battlespace networks, communications, and command and control, Northrop Grumman has an unparalleled reputation as an innovator. 
How you will make a difference

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide effective and dedicated HR support to employees and line managers across all HR disciplines, escalating to the HR Service Delivery Lead where required
  • Undertake regular and ongoing file management/recording (soft and hardcopy),
  • Capture receipt of end of year performance reviews and report frequently on completion rates
  • Administer the HR inbox (askHR), responding to queries in a timely manner
  • Keep records of askHR inbox activity to enable reporting of trends and metrics
  • Create and issue new offer letters and contracts of employment
  • Produce letters for contractual changes and merit/bonus awards
  • Administer the PRP process in the HRIS
  • Administer the long service awards in the HRIS
  • Ensure all payroll changes are captured in a timely manner for payroll for process
  • Prepare a monthly summary of all payroll changes
  • Act as a UK HRIS Super User
  • Maintain and update employee data in all HR systems
  • Undertake leaver administration, ensuring all actions as a result of a leaver are completed, including but not limited to update of systems, cancellation of IT equipment and payroll notification
  • Track exit interviews and capture any trends
  • Arrange training courses as required
  • Updating noticeboards with relevant HR information
  • Own data accuracy in all HR systems, specifically HRIS SAP Success Factors
  • Monitor training feedback and quality of suppliers for training
  • Maintain training records ensuring the processes to capture the information are appropriate and implemented
  • Support and provide cover for Employee On-boarding activity to ensure uninterrupted flow of the processing of employee changes
  • Participate in and support HR project activity
  • Undertake analytics activities and deliver a series of reports including:
    • HRIS reporting
    • Dashboard
    • Attrition
    • Absence reports

General Operational duties

  • Attend HR department meetings as required
  • Remain compliant with all applicable global and UK HR processes and procedures
 Person Specification
Essential Qualifications/Experience
  • Evidenced experience of working in a HR Shared Services team, and specifically performing administration across the full employee lifecycle
  • Ownership of data – consistency, accuracy, timely delivery
  • Demonstrable experience of building relationships across the business
Competency/Skill requirements
  • Competent in delivering to identified requirements in HR projects
  • Good interpersonal skills, able to engage effectively with a wide range of stakeholders and customers
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Highly numerate and a proficient Microsoft Excel user
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Current working knowledge of UK HR legislation
  • Flexible and responsive attitude
  • Proficient at multi-tasking, working under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Very good customer orientation
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Understands all key HR processes
Other requirements
  • Travel requirements: Some UK travel may be required to attend team meetings or training events
  • Clearance requirements: The post-holder must hold and maintain UK Government clearance