Industrial Relations Officer
£42,366 per annum
Plus a London Allowance of £4,850 per annum & 6% Roster Allowance
Reference Number: MFP/123/6/2019
The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers Union is the largest specialist transport and offshore energy trade union with over 80,000 members. We aim to promote and protect the interests of our members in all parts of the transport & offshore industries by negotiating to improve the pay and conditions of members, ensuring health and safety is at the forefront of working practices, delivering high quality and cost effective services and advancing policies that will promote public transport.
We are seeking to recruit a full-time Industrial Relations Officer based at Unity House London, which is located close to Euston station. As an Industrial Relations Officer you will contribute to the provision of a comprehensive Industrial Relations service to RMT representatives and members, including a Freephone Helpline service and assisting with the delivery of the RMT’s trade union strategy, providing support for National Officers in their negotiations with companies.
To succeed in this role you will also need:
• An ability to provide professional advice on a range of employment issues including industrial action ballots, disciplinaries, capability, discrimination issues grievance and changes to terms and conditions.
• To work flexibly with a minimum of supervision
• To demonstrate an understanding and support for the core principles of the RMT and the trade union movement.
In return we can offer you a friendly working environment, a final salary pension scheme, generous annual leave, assistance with travel to and from work.
The closing date for completed applications is: Friday, 10th May 2019 at 16.00 hours.
The RMT is an Equal Opportunities Employer and appointments are made on merit, ability and relevant experience.