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The HR and Administration Industry provides services which lead to the running of a business on a day to day basis, supporting staff in training, customer service and recruitment.

This industry is made up of a variety of jobs that will be suitable for a wide range of individuals at all educational levels. Within this industry there is opportunity to start at an entry level and work your way up, begin as an apprentice or come in at a graduate level. The variety within this industry means that there is a broad spectrum of roles to suit most people and their situations.

Some examples of roles within this industry are HR advisers, business support officers, recruitment consultants, customer service advisors, call handlers to name a few.

The HR and administration industry is becoming more prominent, with more recruitment agencies, HR firms and customer service business surfacing, this industry is coming into its own.

However, many companies continue to have their own integrated HR and administration services, therefore, if you want to work within this industry you can do so in a direct and indirect way. To work directly in this industry would be to work for a HR firm or a recruitment agency and to indirectly work within this industry would be to work for a company which deals with their own HR and administration but may be aligned to another employment industry such as Energy or Construction.

Within this industry there are a number of sub sectors which more accurately describe the activities which employees undertake, look into the sectors further please look at the section pages to find out more information.

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We're looking for people to join our team
Closing Date:
31st May 2020
Location:
Norfolk, Suffolk (Also Essex and Cambridgshire)
Over the coming weeks and months, retailers will have an important role to play in ensuring everyone gets the food and items they need. Our colleagues are doing an incredible job, keeping our stores stocked and delivering great customer service, despite diffic...
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Graduate Business Analyst
Closing Date:
30th April 2020
Salary:
£25,000
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
If so, a Graduate Business Analyst role may be the right route for you. At Aviva, we truly believe new ideas and perspectives are invaluable. So, if you have a curious mind, a customer focus and a passion for unpicking complex problems to drive great tech solu...
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Employers - Do you have staff in need of work due to Coronavirus restrictions?
Food production opportunities may be able to cover gaps in paid hours.
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Apprentice Business Support Officer
Closing Date:
14th April 2020
Salary:
£17,364
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Suffolk County Council have recently been awarded funds from the ESIF to run a project offering support services to increase the number and quality of apprenticeships within the county. To fulfil this exciting new project, we are looking for a motivated indi...
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DAF Parts Advisor Apprenticeship
Closing Date:
25th May 2020
Salary:
£166.00 p/w
Location:
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Apprentices will be working alongside fully qualified parts advisors to be fully trained in sourcing and supplying parts for Heavy Vehicle.
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Graduate Project Manager
Closing Date:
30th April 2020
Salary:
£25,000 (depending on skills, experience and qualifications)
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
As a Graduate Project Manager, we'll equip you with the technical tools and hands-on experience to succeed, as well as giving you the time and support to study for an industry recognised Project Management qualification.
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