Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.
As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
Human Resources is committed to recruiting and retaining talented individuals and positioning them to excel. Our HR professionals provide a full range of services including: human capital planning; creating strategies to attract, develop and reward employees; promoting a diverse workforce; fostering employee engagement; designing competitive pay and benefit plans; and proactively addressing employee matters.
Human Resources provide support and strategy at every level of Morgan Stanley's business. It helps firm and business unit management with strategic direction in employee recruiting, retention, development and compensation.
HR generalists partner with individual business units to deliver services in data analysis, employee relations, compensation analysis and performance management. Other HR teams are product-focused, specialising in compensation, benefits, recruiting, reporting and learning and development services.
The purpose of this role is to provide administrative and operational HR support within the IED HR Coverage team.
Management of new hire co-ordination:
- Liaise with the Recruitment team/BU management for job postings via the Taleo system where applicable - Prepare offer letters and approvals if necessary - Conduct new hire meetings and be the first point of contact for enquiries - Assist with work permit and visa applications - Request relocation packages - Input new hires onto the HR systems - Facilitate IT and desk set up with BU Admin - Process new hire paperwork - Liaise with the Screening team on background checks - Process invoices related to recruitment - Liaise with the HR Governance team, Compliance and the BU to ensure new hire has been approved via the Fitness and Propriety (F&P) assessment - Manage campus onboarding with Recruitment and HR Operation team - Manage BU and candidate expectations in terms of onboarding - Ensure that New Hire accruals are recorded in Compensation system
Terminations: - Arrange and conduct exit interviews, escalating concerns to senior HR coverage where necessary - Prepare and process termination paperwork - Liaise with BU management, global HR, HRSC, Payroll, IT and Compliance as appropriate
- Manage the administration associated with internal transfers, including any necessary documentation required. Liaise with Compliance, BU Admin where necessary - Provide guidance to managers on the Firm's relocation packages; obtain approvals; liaise with employees and International Services team. - Liaise with the recruitment team/BU management for Taleo requisitions where applicable
Employee Relations and Performance Management: - Advise line managers, where appropriate, on Morgan Stanley's HR policies and procedures - Assist HR coverage with disciplinaries and grievances as necessary, including written correspondence and scheduling meetings including hearings; taking minutes of grievance and disciplinary meetings where appropriate - Assist HR coverage with redundancies including co-ordinating redundancy projects, conducting Redundancy meetings and consulting with employees - Liaise with the Occupational Health Department on employee health issues as appropriate - Assist HR coverage with the monitoring of sickness absence data, following up with BU management/HR colleagues where necessary - Regular communication with the HRSC in respect of any employees on maternity leave - Deal with ad hoc maternity and family leave queries - Conduct Maternity Leaver and Maternity Return to Work meetings with employees
Flexible Working Arrangement Applications: - Manage the administration associated with flexible working applications (FWA), including any necessary documentation required - Schedule and conduct FWA meetings with BU and employee - Work with BU Management to find appropriate solutions to FWA requests, liaising with legal where necessary
Performance Evaluation Process: - Assist with data verification, co-ordinating with HRSC as appropriate - Help to chase delinquents and ensure client is on track to completion and follow up - Produce review packs and assist in co-ordination of Divisional promotion meetings (roundtables)
Reporting and Metrics: - Responsible for regular data audits (new hire, compensation, etc). Liaise with LONCDT for data updates or corrections - Assist in creation of basic ad-hoc / headcount reports
Compensation: - Assist Senior HR coverage as required - Assist with all year-end auditing and checking for compensation - Ensure that paperwork and payments are correct processed for any allowances
Payroll: - Regular liaison with payroll for any monthly compensation changes or requirements, ensuring notification of any changes within cutoff deadline - Producing and processing payroll memos for additional payments, sign-ons, etc. - Ensuring back-up documentation is provided to payroll for new hires - Diarise payments as necessary to ensure regular payments are processed e.g. Allowances
General Requests and Queries: - Act as the first point of contact for general queries from the BU - Org Structure – Assisting with cost centre creation/changes as required and ensure that managers are correct on Workday - Request and monitor ITRFD requests - Support senior HR Coverage with ad hoc tasks and queries
Skills required (essential)
- Degree educated or equivalent. - A first experience within HR either within financial services or professional services. - Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. - Respond to requests and inquiries in a timely manner. - Manage competing projects and day-to-day deliverables -- prioritisation skills are essential. - Ability to multi-task on numerous issues at the same time. - Ability to take ownership and follow tasks through to completion. - Excellent organisation skills. - Good IT skills – PowerPoint, Excel, Word. - Knowledge of HR systems desirable - Basic knowledge of employment law desirable
Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximise their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.
Interested in flexible working opportunities? Morgan Stanley empowers employees to have greater freedom of choice through flexible working arrangements. Speak to our recruitment team to find out more .#LI-EC1
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