HR Assistant

Battens Solicitors Yeovil United Kingdom Administration On site
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Company Description

About Us: Battens would not be able to deliver an exceptional service to clients without our talented and hardworking staff. We recognise the hugely important role they play in the ongoing success and development of our business. Battens has a 300-year history, but it is a forward- thinking firm.

Our workplace is:

· stimulating

· inclusive

· collaborative

· empowering

Entry Level HR Assistant

Yeovil, Somerset

9am-5.15pm | Monday-Friday

Temporary, 1 year contract

Salary - £23,000


  • Filing
  • Logging and uploading personal information on CRM
  • Answering and dealing with queries
  • Helping with recruitment, collecting onboarding paperwork, and writing adverts
  • Supporting the wider HR team with general administration
  • Diary management
  • Personal assistant to HR Manager
  • Booking and logging training records
  • Onboarding of new staff


  • Strong Administration experience
  • IT Literate, including Microsoft Office
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Time management
  • Confidentiality

Other information

We reward our staff for their dedication and expertise with a broad package of benefits:

  • life assurance from the first day of employment
  • a salary sacrifice scheme or a group pension where Battens pay in 4%
  • income protection
  • holiday - 23 days per year, increasing to 30 days with length of service
  • a range of discounted legal services provided by Battens, including free conveyancing
  • generous staff recruitment bonus scheme
  • everyone has an extra day’s holiday on their birthday
  • access to mental health services, including therapy sessions
  • employee assistance programme