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Undergraduate - Human Resources

Date: 29-Dec-2020

Location: Bracknell, GB

Company: Honda Motor Europe Ltd

Job Title:Undergraduate - Human Resources 
Department:Human Resources 
Job Location: Bracknell 


We currently have 3 HR Undergraduate roles available: 2 positions in HR Operations and 1 position in Compensation & Benefits.


Working closely with the HR Operations team, the role will provide full generalist Human Resources administration support to all areas of the business. You will take an active role in delivering and developing an exceptional HR service.


For the Compensation and Benefits role, the role holder will be part of the Planning and Development team in which they will be responsible for various HR related projects. These projects will be co-ordinated across the European region.


Main Responsibilities

Main Responsibilities for HR Operations Undergraduate:

  • Provide general administrative support such as preparing forms, reports, letters and updating and maintaining our HR database.
  • Coordinate and administer the onboarding process for all new starters. This includes issuing contracts, liaising with new starters and registering candidates for Right to Work checks.
  • Preparing for monthly payroll by registering any changes on our systems and ensuring that the correct documentation is given for payroll to be processed accurately.
  • Organising and coordinating the Undergraduate Recruitment process for our European Head Office. This involves advertising roles, delivering recruitment training to line managers, supporting with interviews and planning assessment centres. 
  • Engaging with Associates and contributing to ongoing HR initiatives such as the administration of our Long Service Awards.


Main Responsibilities for Compensation & Benefit Undergraduate:

  • Co-ordinate various Compensation and Benefit activities, such as annual salary benchmark survey, gender pay gap report and bonus calculations.
  • Support job evaluation process and administration
  • Keep the job description library up-to-date.
  • Use SAP SuccessFactors HR database to operate daily HR activity
  • Manage team administration such as raising POs, recharging costs, team meeting invites, room bookings, events planning and co-ordination.
  • Keep a record of departmental spending and raise & solve any issues around payment when necessary.
  • Provide general administrative support such as preparing correspondence, forms and reports, arranging meetings, processing confidential reports and documents


Qualifications, skills and experience required/desirable 

  • An undergraduate looking for a placement in their third year of study. For the HR Operations role, an undergraduate undertaking a business-related degree would be preferred.
  • A clear and effective communicator on both the telephone and face-to-face, aligned to Honda values, who respects and works well with others interacting in a sensitive and effective way.
  • Desirable to have undertaken previous administration work and/or work experience in either a customer facing role or office environment.
  • Strong team player with an enthusiastic, Can-Do approach.
  • High attention to detail and an ability to deliver to deadlines whilst maintaining quality.
  • Ability to remain flexible and able to adapt to changing demands in the role.
  • The ability to maintain the highest standards of confidentiality in all aspects of work and be a trusted and professional ambassador for the HR team. 
  • Proficient user of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.


If you have any questions, please contact


We will be conducting interviews via Microsoft Teams until January 2021 and our virtual assessment centre will take place in February 2021.


Candidates will be considered for either role unless the candidate expresses a preference during the interview stage. More details regarding both roles will be provided prior to the interview.

Honda is dedicated to the principle of creating equal opportunities within the workplace for all associates, agency workers, contractors, job applicants and visitors. Central to this is Honda's commitment to being a fair, discrimination free company that accepts the uniqueness and differences of people around the world and adheres to the principle that all people are created equal. This commitment comes directly from the Honda Philosophy and belief that we all work together for a common purpose. Honda recruits, hires, trains and promotes into all levels the most qualified individuals without regard to race, colour, origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other protected characteristic.

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