HR Assistant

If you're an ambitious HR professional eager to learn and grow, this role is for you.

A newly created role in the firm, as our HR Assistant you'll directly collaborate with our HR Advisor, actively contributing to the development, offering comprehensive delivery to key stakeholders and the wider business and shaping of the HR function.

You’ll play a key role in supporting HR strategies, handling recruitment, employee life cycle, learning & development, and engaging in project work.

This offers you a fantastic chance to enhance your HR skillset and gain valuable experience.

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Who are we looking for? 

  • Minimum 2 years experience in an HR setting or similar role
  • Willingness to learn
  • Strong administration skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ambitious, self-motivated and hard working
  • Able to work at pace and prioritise when required

What does a day look like?

  • Recruitment support including onboarding processes
  • Supporting HR Advisor with employee relations casework eg. Note taking when required
  • Learning & Development
  • General HR Administration duties
  • Supporting HR Advisor with project work and business initiatives

This is an opportunity to work with a progressive accountancy firm, one that rewards its people and encourages personal career growth and development.


Development, welfare, and flexibility of key importance to us, that’s why out with our standard benefits such as our cycle to work scheme, employee assistance programmes, and social events, we also offer you:

Hybrid Working

We offer employees in certain roles, the flexibility to work from home whilst maintaining the benefits of working together in the office. We also offer flexible working patterns, bank holidays and summer hours.

EV salary sacrifice scheme

Providing employees with the opportunity to invest in the future of our planet. We also have on site car chargers!!

Corporate gym membership

Keeping physically healthy has a whole host of benefits, we have a corporate membership at The Gym on Glasgow Quay where employees have 24/7 access to the gym and classes.

Enhanced family friendly leave

We understand the importance of family time and want to ensure you have the opportunity to take time off with a growing family which is why we offer enhanced maternity and paternity leave.

Enhanced pension contributions

We offer enhanced pension contributions matched up to 7% Er contribution. Ensuring you have the opportunity to invest in your retirement.

Group income & protection scheme

We want to make sure you feel well protected no matter what life throws your way and provide everyone with income and critical illness protection.

Employee referral scheme

Employees who introduce new members of staff can receive up to £5,000 on successful completion of probationary period.

Investing in learning & development

Tailored development plans and investment in learning to ensure that you are well supported and able to succeed in your role.

Long service award

Celebrating those who are part of the MACO family, from 10 years to 40 years and beyond.

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