Centrica • Denmark

HR Administrator (part-time)

Employment type:  Part time


A little flex time

Job Description

Interested in joining a growing multinational business and taking a central role in one of Europe’s leading renewable energy trading arms? We are looking for a passionate HR Administrator who can help us meet our high ambitions for growth and knows how to be a team player.

About the role

You will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic team with high professionalism with varying everyday life including your own areas of responsibility. You will be a part of our Danish HR team supporting the employees of Centrica Energy in both Denmark, England and Belgium. More specifically, the support will consist of personnel legal issues, drafting employment contracts, terminations, etc. The person will work in close cooperation with our People Partners but will also have close and direct communication with the business and employees. Besides supporting on a wide range of tasks, you will ultimately help to ensure that our employees and you have a good and constructive collaboration.

You will be the go-to person in our Centrica Energy business unit. This means that you:

  • Prepare employment contracts, supplements, terminations etc.

  • Proactively support with and/or independently drive optimization of HR processes and workflows

  • Contribute to and advise our business and managers in our HR system Workday (it is not a requirement that you have knowledge of the system, but that you can easily get to know new systems

  • Help calculate sick leave

  • Participate in relevant HR projects, and have the opportunity, in the long term, to run own HR projects/implementations

  • Advise our employees, managers and candidates and helps to ensure a good experience at all times

As an HR administrator in our team, you become part of a community where sparring and collaboration are important. We work as a team and support each other across the organization and location – and that is why we are looking for you, a team player, who can contribute to the good atmosphere in the team, and who can help maintain an overview during busy periods.

The HR team is based in both Denmark, England and Belgium, but in the local HR team, you will be part of an ambitious and passionate team of 5 where there is a strong focus on creating value and supporting our business the best way possible. We have an informal tone, contribute to an inspiring working environment and believe that the best results are created through collaboration.

This is a part time role 18-22 hours per week.

About you

You see yourself as service-minded, professional, and very detail-oriented.

We imagine that you have an office education within HR/Admin or perhaps you have worked as a legal secretary. The most important thing is that your previous experience means that you are good and fast at creating an overview and that you are efficient and precise in your problem-solving. You thrive in an administrative role, while at the same time you are motivated by ensuring a good, safe experience for our employees.

We offer

  • Possibility to join one of the most successful and ambitious energy businesses with a proven track record

  • International work environment with competent and ambitious colleagues

  • A culture that nurtures talent and will help you grow professionally and as a person

  • Attractive compensation package matching your qualifications

We offer a wide variety of goods, benefits and rewards to sweeten your everyday life and make you feel how much we appreciate you and the work you do. Furthermore, our staff association plans different events throughout the year – walk and talks, parties, diving lessons, high roping, poker tournaments, foosball tournaments etc.

Centrica Energy

We’re a leading European renewable energy trading powerhouse, and one of only a few major actors in the energy trading business that manages both renewable assets and executes energy trading at large scales simultaneously. With +13 GW of renewable power under management and +15 years of experience innovating the European PPA market, we’re a unique player positioned in an exciting industry with the ambitions and capabilities to push the green transition forward.

Centrica has a strong focus and track record of nurturing talent. The responsibilities and tasks we take on, are limited only by our imagination – we dream big and aim high when setting new goals, and we deliver on that through honesty, proactiveness and responsibility. By applying for this role, you get the opportunity to join one of the most successful gas trading teams in Europe. We look forward to hearing from you!

We have an inclusive environment and our experience is that different views from different people with different backgrounds strengthens our business and makes us all better. Our people come from all over the world and we invite anyone with the skills and the mindset to apply for this role.


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This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

Company benefits

Adoption leave
Open to part-time employees
Enhanced sick days
Flexible working week
Enhanced sick pay
Gym membership
Health insurance
Mental health platform access
Compassionate leave
Dental coverage
Fertility treatment leave
Buy or sell annual leave
Optional unpaid leave
Shared parental leave
Enhanced maternity leave
Carer’s leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Cycle to work scheme
Equity packages
Life insurance
Annual pay rises
Share options
Financial coaching
Employee discounts
Volunteer days
Company car
Travel loan
Enhanced pension match/contribution
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Employees feel like the company culture is brilliantly inclusive and equitable
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Centrica

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Windsor, London, Cardiff, Leicester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Dublin, Stockport, Staines, Hampton, Aberdeen, Barrow, Hull

Hiring Countries




United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

2nd – Large companies

2nd – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
3rd – Consumer Goods

3rd – Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023