International HR Officer - French Speaking

  • Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Aug 01

Position description

Want to use your skills to play a vital role in making clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene normal for everyone everywhere?

Join WaterAid as International People Team Officer (12 month maternity cover) to work in one of the UK’s Best Workplaces™ acknowledged by 2018’s Great Place to Work®. 

You will play a key role in improving collaboration and knowledge sharing across the People Team community globally. You will work with different parts of the People Team to design and continuously improve People Team initiatives within recruitment, reward, talent management or training. You will also support the International People Team with support in setting up meetings, managing the budget and organising travel.

As a maternity cover the opportunity will be on a fixed contract estimated to last 12 months. A 28 hours part time contract can be accomodated.


  • Fluent in English and French (spoken and written)
  • Able to work autonomously and remotely with teams based in Asia, Africa and Europe.
  • A strong team player with experience of working across different cultures
  • Very organised and good attention to detail

See job description linked below for full details of the role.

With a commitment to our vision, you’ll get inspiration from the change you help make happen. We appreciate and respect different people and ideas, allow the chance to grow and the space to be yourself at your best.

Excellent benefits include:

  • 28 annual holiday days, plus bank holidays and additional leave purchase
  • 3%, 4% or 5% pension contributions double-matched by WaterAid
  • Agile/flexible working and family friendly policies

Please note: We are unable to provide sponsorship for this post.  In order to apply for this post, you must be able to demonstrate your eligibility to work in the UK. 

Availability for interview is required week commencing 20th August.

Applications will close one minute before midnight on 12th August.


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