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Graduate HR Administrator

HR Department

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  • Pulman Volkswagen, Abbey Road, Durham, County Durham, DH1 5HA
  • Updated Date: Fri, Jun 7, 2019 9:44 AM


Graduate HR Administrator


About Pulman

At Pulman we pride ourselves on delivering a fantastic customer experience every time. We are a top Volkswagen Group retailer representing Volkswagen, SEAT and ŠKODA, with sites in Durham and Sunderland. With over 250 people across our group, we are truly one big Pulman family. We want to match and exceed customer’s expectations whilst giving them a truly enjoyable experience you will not find anywhere else.

Why join the Pulman family

At Pulman we put people at the heart of our business, encouraging everyone to grow, learn and engage.  Our family values are mirrored throughout the whole business, everyone is part of the Pulman family which is why we attract and retain loyal employees. 

The Human Resources Team works in partnership with stakeholders within the business to develop and deliver a people plan which is aligned with the people strategy and business objectives. We are passionate, enthusiastic and we deliver a fantastic customer experience, but above all we have fun whilst we are doing it!

The role

This a generalist role encompassing all tasks involved in HR including the following:-

  • Maintaining employee records and ensuring all contractual/legal documents and templates are kept up to date and in line with current legislation
  • Administrative tasks in line with HR responsibilities
  • Producing and maintaining organisational charts
  • Training planning and administration
  • Supporting HR Projects as required

The person

You must have a degree or equivalent qualification, ideally within a business management discipline with a desire to pursue a career in either Human Resources, Training & Development or General Management.  This is an entry level role and therefore no previous experience in HR is essential. 

Top qualities you’ll need to have to succeed in this role are:-

  • Positive attitude
  • Resilience
  • Willingness to learn
  • Communication
  • Empathy

If you know you have these qualities and you want to start your career with the Pulman Family please apply in writing, including a covering letter and CV to Lauren Tupling, Recruitment Co-ordinator by email to careers@pulmangroup.co.uk

This role is based at Pulman Volkswagen Durham, but you may be required to work at any of the Pulman Group sites.  This role is full time, Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5pm.