HR Advi­sor

Wayland Farms, Crown Farms and Crown Milling all form part of the hugely successful Cranswick PLC. With offices based in Kenninghall and Watton along with farms across East Anglia, this is an exciting opportunity for an experienced driven HR Advisor to join our newly formed, farms focused HR team which forms part of a bigger regional (and national) HR team.

Job requirements of an HR Advisor:

  • Generalist HR position supporting our Crown Farms, Crown Milling and Wayland Farms teams (approx. headcount of 350)
  • Provide HR guidance, support and coaching to our Supervisors and Managers covering all stages of the employee lifecycle, from attraction and recruitment through to development as well as exit
  • Hands on role supporting Managers with range of HR topics, including employee relations (disciplinaries/absence mgt/grievances), employee engagement and managing performance
  • Reporting HR KPIs, identifying trends and proactively influencing these to improve upon targets (e.g. retention, absence, turnover)
  • Drive and be part of people initiatives to improve upon employee engagement and communication
  • Support our close knit, hardworking HR team in our aim to attract, engage and progress the best people to support our businesses

What you will need:

  • To have previous generalist HR experience in a fast-paced environment and enjoy partnering closely with the business to add commercial value
  • To be CIPD level 5 qualified (or working towards)
  • To be confident in your decision making and have strong interpersonal and influencing skills
  • The role will be based between Kenninghall and Watton with occasional travel to our farms based in the surrounding area, therefore a valid driving licence is essential.

Pay and benefits:

  • Salary – £26,000 - £35,000 (depending on experience and CIPD qualifications)
  • Share of the profits with our discounted share scheme
  • Pension – 3% employer contributions/5% employee contributions
  • Access to our Feed your Wellbeing hub, with retail discounts and a range of other perks!
  • Discounted local gym membership
  • Death in service insurance