HR Officer - Central London

Franco’s London
Central London
£32,000 - £38,000 per Annum + Bonus
Closing date
12 Apr 2023

Job Details

HR Officer - Central London

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced full-time HR Officer to join the Wiltons Holdings office team supporting Franco’s, Locket’s and Wiltons restaurants based on and around Jermyn Street, Green Park.

Why join the team?

  • £32,000 to £38,000 per annum plus yearly bonus
  • Approx. 45 hours a week Monday to Friday with weekends off
  • The restaurants are closed on Sundays, 10 days over Christmas, 4 days over the Easter weekend and Bank holidays
  • 28 days holidays (inc. bank holidays) + additional days given for years of service
  • Training & development opportunities including company funded courses
  • To celebrate you passing probation you will be offered a Complimentary meal for 2
  • 50% discount in each restaurant within the group (Franco’s, Wiltons and Locket’s)
  • Company sickness pay
  • Company pension scheme
  • Uniforms allowance and laundered
  • Delicious meals whilst on duty
  • Recommend a friend Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee of the quarter and the year rewards
  • Annual staff party

Who are we?

Wiltons Holdings operates two restaurants and a wine bar in St James’s, Mayfair. Franco’s first opened in 1946, is considered one of the first Italian restaurants in London which focuses on traditional and contemporary Italian Cuisine.  The restaurant compromises of a bar area, main dining room and a basement area which can be used as two Private Dining rooms or additional seating for the restaurant. 

Since Wiltons was established in 1742, it has consistently enjoyed a reputation as the epitome of fine British dining in London.  Wiltons combines a modern philosophy on service with all that is traditionally British to create the perfect dining experience.  The atmosphere is exquisitely matched with the immaculately prepared wild fish, shellfish, and game in season and meat dishes sourced from the finest farms.  The restaurant compromises of a bar area, a main dining room divided in 3 sections and a Private Dining room named the Jimmy Mark’s Room that can also be used as additional seating for the restaurant.

What can you bring to the team and what to expect?

  • At least 1 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Passionate about Hospitality & HR
  • Be the first point of contact for employees on all HR related queries
  • Manage the Recruitment & on-boarding processes
  • Administer & manage HR related documentations such as offer letter, contract of employment etc.
  • Responsible for gathering payroll information and sending to payroll provider
  • Manage the probation process ensuring Restaurant Managers know when review meetings need to take place 
  • Assist Managers with the Restaurants’ annual appraisal program
  • Develop programmes to enhance employee relations & the HR strategy
  • Undertake ad hoc projects when required
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Be a good time manager, cope well under pressure and have the ability to multitask
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • High initiative & creativity
  • Be able to touch type a minimum of 40 wpm
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Knowledge of ATS ‘Harri’ would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of training platform 'Flow’ would be beneficial
  • CIPD Level 3 or equivalent or higher necessary
  • Looking to grow & add value 
  • Fluent in written and spoken English

Right to work in the UK is a requirement.  Please note we are currently unable to provide sponsorship for the moment.

Applications without a CV will not be considered.  If you have not heard back from us within 5 working days, your application is unlikely to have been successful on this occasion.


Franco’s sprung to life on Jermyn Street in 1945 and has continued to serve the residents, community and visitors to Jermyn Street and St James’s for over 75 years.  It is believed that Franco’s was one of the first Italian restaurants in London.  Located at the St James’s end of Jermyn Street, Franco’s is surrounded by the lifestyle boutiques, private clubs, art galleries and hotels of the area.

We are always looking for dedicated people with exceptional standards to join our team. 

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