Employment Relations Advisor

Job Title: Employment Relations Advisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Burwood
Salary: $70000 - $80000 per annum
Start Date: 2020-03-05 00:00:00
Reference: V-108846
Contact Name: Sophie Ripton
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2020 15:06

Job Description

Sirius Support have the pleasure of working with a Membership organization based in the Inner West to assist them in recruiting an Employment Relations Advisor. You will be responsible for supporting members in the daily running of their businesses.


    • Work for a peak body organization
    • Friendly and collaborative working environment
    • Free onsite parking
The Company

Our client is a peak body membership organization within the automotive industry. They support their members in the daily running of their businesses, as well as lobbying governing bodies to ensure a long and viable automotive industry in NSW.

The Role

  • Providing members with verbal and written advice on all aspects of the employment relationship including rates of pay, disciplinary procedures, termination of employment, superannuation, workers' compensation and workplace health and safety
  • Assist in the development, implementation and modification of manuals, guidelines, policies and products they offer to their members
  • Advise on compliance with anti-discrimination, workplace bullying, sexual harassment, anti-discrimination and privacy laws.
  • Provide advice on the Fair Work Act and other associated legislation, Awards, employment agreements, and policies
  • Interpret and recommend the correct course of action on Employment Relations issues
  • Keep informed about trends, changes to policies and legislation to maintain up-to-date knowledge
  • Have the ability to consider options, research when unsure and provide practical recommendations
  • Be able to assist with advice, technical assistance and the updating of the payroll system and information portal (both systems are used by members)
  • Help to negotiate settlements for claims received by MTA members from current and ex-employees
The Candidate

  • Degree in Human Resources, Employment Law or a related discipline
  • 5+ years’ experience in a human resources advice capacity
  • Sound knowledge of legislative frameworks applicable to employment arrangements
  • Have strong knowledge of Industrial Relations and Employment Relations policies and legislation
  • Have exceptional time and resource management skills and be able to work autonomously
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills, including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Be highly organised with excellent problem-solving skills
  • Be flexible with the ability to adapt to changing priorities
  • Knowledge of the automotive industry and small business is highly desirable

Culture & Benefits

  • Friendly and collaborative working environment
  • Office Birthday celebrations
  • 35 hour working week
  • Free onsite parking
Next Steps

To apply please click the apply now button. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. You must have full working rights to be considered for this positon.

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