Industrial Relations Advisor

About IPA

With a differentiator like no other, there has never been a more exciting time to join IPA. Owned by a not-for-profit organisation, our profits are invested straight back into the communities we work within. A point of difference that sets us apart from the rest, a purpose behind everything we do.

We partner with clients nationwide across a range of sectors and industries including office support, construction, engineering, manufacturing, facilities, not for profit, health, production and transport and logistics. Our services include permanent and temporary recruitment, labour-hire, diversity and inclusion solutions and recruitment and human resources consulting.

About the role

We are looking for an experienced Industrial Relations (IR) professional to join our People & Culture team and support the IPA business in this broad and varied role. Providing EBA / EA interpretation advice and support on potential impacts to IPA, our clients and candidates. Working with a variety of modern awards, you will create rates schedules specific to clients' requirements. You must be confident in performing quarterly Better Off Overall Tests (BOOT) on flat rates versus hours worked to mitigate risk for all parties. In addition, assisting with pricing reviews for tenders and proposals and in partnership with payroll, you will manage and coordinate the yearly rate review and increase aligned with the Fair Work Commission.

Our senior P&C team are highly experienced in IR and ER related issues and will provide invaluable support and mentoring to this role.

The Successful Candidate

You may come from a HR/IR/ER background with experience in award, EBA and EA interpretation, award advisory and have a solid understanding of employment classifications and rates. Most importantly we are looking for an engaging and self-motivated individual who is considering a move and keen to work closely with our national branch network in all aspects of IR, award and rate support and advisory. You must have exceptional attention to detail, ability to meet tight deadlines and have outstanding communication and relationship skills to work with a variety of key stakeholders at various levels throughout the business nationally.

Here are some of the perks that come with working at IPA

  • Work from home and continue to work flexibly as we re-emerge into offices
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programs
  • Work for a for-purpose organisation where you will help generate positive social impact

If this all sounds exciting and you want to explore further, then please send your application today by simply hitting the APPLY button and following the steps or call Sharon on 0402 282 378 for a confidential chat.

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Posted on: 22 July 2021 Full-Time Melbourne CBD, Victoria
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