People Administrator

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Role: People Services Administrator

Salary: £23,000 - £24,745

Based in our Coventry/Warwick Head Office with some agile working

About Arden: We pride ourselves on being true innovators, disruptors and pioneers, our focus is to promote life-long learning and ensure that everyone, everywhere can access higher education. As a private University we operate at a faster pace, we are more creative and entrepreneurial, and we are not afraid to take risks. We are small enough to be agile, but with grand plans to make a global impact. We have offices across the UK and in Berlin and in the next five years, you will see us in most continents across the globe, but we need you to help us achieve this.  We are also proud to have won the Education Business of the year 2020 - Education Investor! 

The Opportunity: The role will have a specific focus on the administration across the People Services team. This will include administration activities around reward, recruitment, ER, payroll and all standard People Services/HR activities. There will be other key project work that we would want you to be involved with across the team and wider University.

About You: We need you to bring a range of People Services/HR experience with you to ensure that we provide a first-class service to our colleagues across the globe. We are a growing University so we are looking for someone who is a self-starter, process innovator, and above all has high levels of attention to detail. Ideally you will have a passion for providing high levels of service and this is especially important in this role as you will be liaising with new starters before their Arden employment has even begun so going above and beyond is frequently called for. We have a number of exciting projects that we are launching across the business so you will be involved in some exciting developments too so being able to embrace technology and confident using a range of different platforms would also be a benefit.

Why Arden: At Arden, our people work hard to ensure our students journeys are the best they can possibly be, as such we want to reward our people with our wonderful benefits. We want our colleagues to enjoy both their personal and professional life, and we know work-life balance is at the forefront of everyone’s mind, as such we offer the opportunity for our people to explore agile working and offer flexibility in working pattern to accommodate where we can. We know that health and wellbeing are important, and our colleagues benefit from private medical insurance from Vitality along with access to wellbeing support. Our colleagues love the standard 30 days holiday, add the bank holiday on top and we will even throw in Christmas closure, giving you plenty of time to do the things you love! Your future is also important to us, and we want our staff to be as comfortable as possible in retirement, so we offer a generous pension plan from Aviva.   

We want you to grow as the University grows, as such we promote lifelong learning and all our colleagues can study any of our courses for free, we also offer a generous friends and family discount. We believe in the freedom to learn, and each year every colleague can use the Golden Ticket to gift a free Arden education.   

There has never been a more exciting time to join Arden University, as we expand into new disciplines and locations. To learn more about our benefits click here, for the full JD click here or to start your journey with us click apply! 

Deadline -  Sunday 26th September 2021


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