Are you looking for a dynamic and exciting role in HR? Cambridge Research Support Ltd, (CRS), is a full service administration and research support company providing solutions to client companies, thereby enabling them to focus on their core business activities.

The primary services provided by CRS to the companies are:

  • Medical Writing services
  • Research support services
  • Financial / Accounting Services
  • Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Facilities/Office management
  • Information and Communication Technology

We are looking for an HR administrator who will be responsible for providing general HR services to a fast growing collaborative network of companies, including Observational and Pragmatic Research Institute, Optimum Patient Care, OPC Global and Cambridge Research Support.

With 60+ employees over 4 companies you must be highly organised, manage several responsibilities at a time and able to plan your work with competing priorities.

Responsibilities & duties:

  • Staff Recruitment
  • Company Policies and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Training and Staff Development
  • Performance Management
  • Coordinating and Consultation with Optimum Patient Care, OPC Global, OPRI and CRS managers

Academic & trades qualifications:

  • Minimum of CIPD Level 3 working towards higher level
  • 3 or more A Levels or equivalent

Work experience & skills

  • Experience of working in a busy HR department.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages
  • Knowledge of HR systems

Personal qualities & behavioural traits

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Confidentiality and discretion
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • The ability to stay calm at all times
  • A “can do” attitude and the ability to take ownership of designated tasks
  • The ability to work along and as part of a team

Job Type:

Part-time or short-term working arrangements will be considered. Immediate start possible.


£18-20K/year FTE, salary is depending prior experience


This role is based in Oakington (Cambridgeshire UK).

Applications can be made with a CV and covering letter.