Employee Relations Officer Jobs

Employee Relations Officers work at both a strategic and operational level to manage various personnel policies that affect people at work. These issues include working conditions, performance management, equal opportunities, maternity/paternity leave, absence management and grievance procedures.

What does an Employee Relations Officer do?

Employee Relations Officers will work with groups of employees, union representatives and line managers across a variety of tasks including designing new policies; acting as a consultant to line managers on the implementation of policies; assisting in the resolution of specific disciplinary or grievance cases, including acting as an arbiter between the employee and line manager and carrying out formal consultation procedures on a variety of issues as required by law.

The Employee Relations Officer will also be involved in negotiating with trade unions on issues relating to pay and working conditions; providing accurate advice on issues arising from employment contracts and legislation; preparing staff handbooks to ensure that the workforce is aware of company policies and ensuring that grievance handling and disciplinary proceedings are carried out in line with company policy and national legislation.

Job Listings

  1. Junior Recruitment Consultant - International

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £20000 to £23000 p/a

    Category: Recruitment Consultancy

    “Ambitious and accomplished individual, with a proactive attitude and a persistent desire to develop and progress…”
    If you were writing about yourself in the third person, would this describe you?
    If the answer is no, then thanks, but perhaps give this a miss. If your answer is yes, then please ...

  2. Senior Recruitment Consultant - Paisley

    Location: Paisley

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Recruitment Consultancy

    Are you an amazing Recruitment Consultant, frustrated at your lack of career progression? Do you feel like you are constantly banging your head off that metaphorical triple-glazed, glass ceiling??
    Well, if you truly are an amazing recruiter and you want to launch yourself head-first through that ceiling, then Stafffinders want ...

  3. Senior Recruitment Consultant - Edinburgh

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Recruitment Consultancy

    Are you an amazing Recruitment Consultant, frustrated at your lack of career progression? Do you feel like you are constantly banging your head off that metaphorical triple-glazed, glass ceiling??
    Well, if you truly are an amazing recruiter and you want to launch yourself head-first through that ceiling, then Stafffinders want ...