People Officer – Housing Ombudsman Careers

People Officer


Job details

Home-based - with occasional office attendance – all our roles are available office-based, hybrid or home-based

Full time


£ 31,790.57 plus excellent benefits

Closing date:
4 October, 2023 11:59 pm

People Officer

If you offer HR administration experience, excellent organisational skills and attention to detail, as well as a ‘can-do’ approach, this exciting and varied role offers a great opportunity to further develop your HR skills.

The Housing Ombudsman Service provides independent, impartial and fair dispute resolution services for nearly 5 million households in England. Through resolving disputes effectively and promoting positive change across the social housing sector, we improve residents’ lives and landlords’ services.

As our People Officer, you will play a vital role in ensuring continued provision of a comprehensive administration service for the People Team helping to ensure a high-quality service is delivered to the business. You will take ownership for ensuring all administration within the People Team is processed effectively, and details processed accurately. Effective and timely processing of employment life cycle procedures will include involvement with and support on onboarding new starters, lifecycle changes, learning and development administration, employee relations as well as other HR functions.

For this key role, you will offer HR experience in a fast-paced environment, ideally gained within a public or not-for-profit organisation, with proven knowledge of HR compliance processes. You’ll require excellent administration skills; the ability to prioritise; attention to detail; and excellent customer service skills.

It’s an exciting time to join us and to contribute your skills to the evolution of our ambitious, influential and growing organisation.

In addition to the salary offered, we also offer a range of other benefits including a commitment to a healthy work / life balance, including a 35 hour working week.

For further details, please download the information pack.

CLOSING DATE: 23.59 on Wednesday, 4th October 2023.

PLEASE NOTE: Following unprecedented levels of interest in our vacancies, we reserve the right to close the role early. We intend on closing this role immediately if / when we receive 150 applications. We therefore strongly recommend that you apply as soon as possible.

We are committed to providing equality of opportunity. We have an environment that is inclusive and recognises the value of difference in the workplace.

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