HR Advisor - Norican

Altrincham, Manchester, UK

We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate individual to join our team as a HR Advisor at Norican. In this role, you'll play a crucial part in making Norican a fantastic place to work by supporting our colleagues and line managers in navigating HR processes and implementing initiatives that align with our core principles. We are looking for someone to work 20-25 hours per week, and we can be flexible on the working pattern.

We are proud to have recently been shortlisted for the 2024 CIPD 'Best Change Management Initiative' award for our 2023 people transformation. However, our mission doesn't end there; we are committed to continually evolving and reviewing our people practices to be a great place to work for years to come. 

Help us to Shape Industry by taking the lead with:

  • Self-Service HR Processes: Introduce lean procedures to enable colleagues and line managers to manage HR processes independently
  • Employee Relations: Handle employee relations cases in line with UK employment law, ensuring fair and consistent application of policies and procedures
  • Digitization: Drive the digitization of HR processes to enhance user experience and transparency with our HRIS (IRIS Cascade)
  • Support and Upskill: Provide guidance and training to line managers on best practice HR processes and procedures
  • Administration: Oversee the administration of HR processes and procedures including company benefits
  • Employee Engagement: Drive engagement through our communications channels and co-ordinating our regular team events
  • Continuous Improvement: Promote a culture of continuous improvement within Norican
  • Project Support: Contribute to various projects aimed at enhancing the workplace environment
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with employment legislation and GDPR through the management of the annual UK HR audit.

Benefits of working with us

Work with a successful global team, which is undergoing significant change, including the introduction of digital AI solutions Be part of for a sustainability conscious company who cares about the planet and who in 2021 signed up to the Science Based Targets Initiative. Join a industry leading, innovative organization  Have your career development fully supported.

What we are looking for:

  • Team player who is a natural collaborator and can work in partnership with key stakeholders
  • Passionate about continuous improvement
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Proactive and self-motivated 
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential issues in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate initiative and the ability to solve problems with minimal supervision
  • Attention to detail 

Above all else, cultural fit is super important for us! We are looking for someone who fits well with our team, we describe ourselves as hard working, informal, and dedicated to improving our people journey.

pension scheme 

Company Pension Scheme

team socials 

Team Socials

 global team

Successful Global Team

competitive salary 

Competitive Salary

employee award

Employee Service Awards

 hybrid working

Hybrid Working Policy


If you like to actively Shape Industries of the future, take responsibility, and become part of an agile and diverse team, we are looking forward to your application.

To find out more about our company culture, please find us on LinkedIn.

To apply fill out the form below by 24th July 2024.