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HR Adviser (Review and Promotions Team)

Contract Type
Fixed Term
£30,029 to £34,487 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £37,050 pa inclusive
Expiry Date
The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is one of the foremost social sciences universities in the world specialising in Social Sciences

Job Description

The HR Division provides advice and support to the School and its diverse customer base of circa 3,400 employees.


We currently look for a proactive and enthusiastic individual to join our busy team dedicated to providing the best customer service to our users. The Reward, Review and Promotions team, sits within the larger HR Operations function and is responsible for effective, high quality Human Resources services to staff through the management of various School committees.


The HR Adviser role will appeal to you if you have an interest in the higher education sector, strong writing skills and experience of working towards and contributing to detailed project plans. You will be instrumental in providing support to employees during a time of change both within the HR Division and in the wider School. For this role you will need to be a strong self-motivator with excellent IT, written and verbal communication skills with a positive customer services ethos. You will have a supportive team around you but you will need to be versatile, adaptable, resilient and solutions-focused.  As an effective relationship builder you will be comfortable working within a complex, changing environment with the ability to thrive under pressure.


The HR Division is currently working on improving processes and systems in the function to considerably optimise the customer journey. There will be an opportunity for this role to be creative and forward-thinking in partaking in process improvements in their area of expertise to make a significant difference in the service experience.


This is an exciting opportunity to develop and enhance your current skills and experience in Human Resources. We welcome your application.


We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.


For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email  

The closing date for receipt of applications is 29 April 2019 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.


Please note that the School’s Easter Closure period is from 18 April 2019 until 24 April 2019 (inclusive). Any queries relating to this role received between those dates will be responded to after the School re-opens on 25 April 2019.