Human Resources Business Services Officer REF 1540

Division: Human Resources  
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 36.5 hours per week.  Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). If you would like to discuss flexible working options, please contact Mhairi Campbell on 01273 678768.
Contract: Fixed Term Contract until 30 June 2020
Reference: 1540
Salary: starting at £25,482 and rising to £29,515 per annum
Placed on: 28 June 2018
Closing date: 26 July 2019.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: TBC
Expected start date: ASAP

Job description

We are seeking a Human Resource Business Services Officer to join the HR Business Services Team. Reporting to the HR Business Services Manager you will supervise a team of HR Business Services Co-ordinators in delivering a quality recruitment and administration service to the University.

Being customer-focused with experience of administrative work gained within a busy and complex environment. You will be able to prioritise and organise your own workload, supervise the workloads of others, as well as using your own initiative to solve or escalate problems as appropriate.

We offer a unique opportunity to work with a friendly and committed team to provide excellent HR services to employees across the University.

Download job description and person specification Ref 1540 [PDF 119.30KB]

How to apply

Download our professional services application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

Download our terms and conditions summary for Clerical and Related Staff Terms and Conditions [DOC 35.00KB]