graduate scheme
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Group HR Graduate

Job description

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic Group HR Graduate to join us to work in partnership with stakeholders within the Group HR function and the business to further develop and deliver a people plan aligned with the people strategy and business objectives.

This role is a fully functional role whereby you’ll actively start to support the Group HR function and the business from day one. You’ll develop knowledge, understanding and experience across the different functional teams during your graduate programme to ensure that you gain the broadest experience and insight, these teams include: HR business partnering, employee relations, HR operations and talent and capability.

Our Group HR Graduate will serve as a consultant on strategic people related issues and act as an employee champion and change agent within the business.

What we can offer
For your hard work and commitment as our new Group HR Graduate, we offer a competitive salary, a package inclusive of contributory pension scheme, optional contributory healthcare scheme and a range of flexible benefits. You’ll benefit from a structured training programme as part of your graduate role and if you do not currently possess a CIPD qualification, we will support you in achieving this for your future career development within HR.

The Group HR Graduate will be based in Exeter and Taunton – there will be travel required between the two locations, and the wider business sites across the UK as required.

What we are looking for

You’ll be passionate about developing people strategies in the workplace and resolving challenges, a critical and logical thinker yet able to consider innovative solutions. You’ll be self-motivated, proactive, resilient and able to work to deadlines under pressure within a fast-paced environment. You’ll have strong relationship building and communication skills, able to liaise with stakeholders at different levels.

Ideally, you’ll have HR project experience gained within your studies or the workplace and knowledge of HR systems.

A full UK driving licence is essential.


We’re looking for someone who has qualified in a degree in human resources, or where human resources is a significant module and is familiar with the principles of HR, GDPR and employment legislation.

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Competitive salary

How to apply

To find out more about each Group HR functional team detailed in this advert, and more about the role and its requirements, please do so via the Apply button.

The selection process will take place between June and August 2019; our intake date is early October 2019.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 1 June 2019

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Closing date:  1 June 2019

Expires11 days

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