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Edinburgh Bicycle CooperativeAbout Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op

Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op is one of the UK’s leading independent bicycle retailers.

We believe we’re no ordinary bike shop. We see ourselves as innovative and a bit different – and we’re very proud of our successful co-op history.

We currently operate five shops in Scotland and the North of England; Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Newcastle, and Leeds. Our head office, warehouse and distribution centre are based on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

The bike co-op is a dynamic, progressive and innovative company. As a workers’ co-operative, we provide an environment where an individual can have a direct influence on the running of the business as well as a share in the profits.

We offer a number of additional staff benefits including a generous holiday allowance and an excellent staff discount scheme.

HR Officer Vacancy | Edinburgh Bicycle Cooperative


Part time, 22.5 hours per week

Salary range 20.5k-24.5k per annum DOE

Based at our Head Office just outside Dalmeny, you’ll report directly to the Managing Director.

This is an HR generalist role and you’ll be expected to provide first-class HR support and advice to the business and its people. This will include ownership of all recruitment processes, administering of performance review systems, absence management, discipline/grievance as well as the basics such as issuing of employment contracts.   You’ll also be expected to manage our in-house payroll system.

You’ll be a very strong communicator and organiser. You’ll also have excellent administration skills, and an eye for detail. Effective time-management is essential and you will be confident at juggling priorities on a daily basis. We’ll also expect you to have some knowledge of disciplinary procedures and employment law. Most of all, you’ll definitely be a people person.

A CIPD qualification is not essential but would give you a distinct advantage.

We like our staff to feel good about working for us and as such offer a number of additional staff benefits including a generous holiday allowance; a staff discount scheme and a discretionary bonus scheme.

If you are interested in joining our Head Office team and would like more information, please request an application pack stating the job title by e-mail:

Please note the closing date for this position is 12pm on Wednesday 24th May 2017.