HR Administrator (Kickstart)

Human Resources
Fixed Term Contract
25-28 hours per week
Starting salary National Minimum Wage
Applications by 14 November 2021

HR Administrator 

National minimum wage

6 month placement 

25 - 28 hours per week (flexible)   

Stoneleigh, Warwickshire (Currently piloting hybrid working) 



The NFU has joined the governments Kickstart programme and are providing an exciting 6-month placement for 16–24-year-olds in receipt of universal credit to gain valuable work experience. The NFU will support you to develop transferable skills that are aimed at increasing their chances of sustained employment.


About the role


In this exciting placement, you will support the HR team by providing an accurate and timely administrative service.


The role offers a variety of basic HR administrative tasks including recruitment administration and supporting to facilitate arrangements for booking colleagues onto training courses.


The role is very varied and tasks will consist of supporting with the management of the HR email inbox, maintaining the administration of the car log, drafting standard letters using templates, taking detailed and accurate telephone messages and emailing the query to the relevant HR team contact, ordering and maintaining new starter induction material, maintaining an accurate digital filing system of all HR documentation, photocopying, scanning and filing, distributing posters around HQ and emailing to regional colleagues, supporting and updating employee records on the HR Information System, registering and logging all invoices on the HR invoice log, opening and distributing incoming and outgoing post daily. 


When needed the role will also support the HR team with project administration, ensuring sufficient levels of stationary are available within the HR team and any other administrative duties as and when needed.


This is a great opportunity to gain valuable skills & knowledge with no requirement of prior experience as full on the job training will be provided along with ongoing support throughout the placement.   


Who are we?


The National Farmers’ Union is the voice of British farming, and our members are at the heart of what we do. On their behalf we lobby government and other stakeholders, develop policy and provide a range of frontline services. 


Working for the NFU means working alongside great people who are committed to their work and recognised for their knowledge and expertise. 


Why join our team?


Working for the NFU means that you will become part of our friendly, dedicated working environment.  You will work with a highly motivated team, recognised for their knowledge and expertise and passion about food and farming.  


How to apply?


As this is part of the governments Kickstart programme, we are unable to accept direct applications. Please contact your work coach via your local jobcentre or visit Kickstart Vacancies - #WMKickstartJobs (


Closing date:            14 November 2021


The NFU is an Equal Opportunities employer and values diversity.

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