Human Resources Coordinator - Mexico
Region
Americas
Country / Territory
Mexico
Location
Mexico City
Department
Human Resources
Job Category
HR
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade H
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: H / Location: Mexico City / Contract: Open ended / Post holder must have the right to work in Mexico / Criminal Records Check required.
 
Details
ABOUT THE JOB 
As our new Human Resources Coordinator you will be responsible for managing the delivery of the overall Human Resources operations services for the British Council in Mexico carrying out a wide range of duties that run from HR administrative tasks to advising line managers and staff in accordance with British Council values.

WHAT YOU SHOULD HAVE 
You should have three (3) years proven experience in Human Resources generalist roles; numerical ability – analysing spreadsheets and data, basic payroll calculations; proven knowledge of Mexican Labour Law, IMSS and other relevant employment laws Knowledge of key Human Resources functions.   

ABOUT YOUR BEHAVIOURS OR COMPETENCIES  
As we all know, performing successfully in a post requires more than a suitable academic and working background, therefore, we are looking for you to demonstrate the behaviours (competencies) that are key to our organisation, such as: Making it happen, Working together, Being accountable, Shaping the future, Connecting with others, Creating shared purpose. 

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY? 
Because you will be joining the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries.

Mexico is an important commercial, cultural and educational partner for the UK. We deliver a large portfolio of local and in some cases regional (the wider Americas) projects in English, Education, Arts and Society, working with a wide range of national, state and city governments as well as the private sector and NGOs. The Dual Year of UK and Mexico 2015 has considerably raised our profile here and we need to consolidate on this. We also operate a Teaching Centre for adults and young learners both in our Teaching Centre in Polanco but also in companies around the City. This includes General English, Exam Preparation (IELTS and Cambridge ESOL), Business and Teacher Training (TKT & ICELT) courses as well as Professional Skills and IELTS preparation short workshops. Our aim is to consolidate and deepen our brand as a leading provider of education and training solutions. This means that we are always seeking partners to work with and new sources of income to support our projects, whilst opening up markets for the UK.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?  
Human Resources Coordinator Role Profile
British Council Behaviours
British Council Core Skills

HOW TO APPLY?  
Click on the apply button, and follow the instructions. 

WHAT IS YOUR DEADLINE?
Make sure to apply before closing date: January 20, 2019 at 23:59 UK time.

HOW LONG DOES THIS PROCESS TAKE?  
After reviewing applications, you can be shortlisted for an interview or not, in either case we will notify you.  After the 1st interview, there could be a second interview stage or assessment. Once that is done, the panel makes a decision, we run a reference check process and then an offer is extended. In every stage we provide feedback via e-mail. Thanks so much for your patience!    

ABOUT US  
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities,building connections and engendering trust.   

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.      

The British Council believes that all children have potential and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. The British Council affirms the position that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989.