Perm £55,000 – £60,000 + benefits Gerrards Cross


Our client is seeking a qualified HR professional with the business acumen to partner Senior Leaders to deliver a people strategy alongside responsibility for budgeting and developing policies.

Responsibilities and Accountability

  • Strategic accountabilities
  • Functional, Team and Individual Objectives (HR)
  • Employee Relations
  • Compliance
  • Recruitment and On boarding
  • Projects
  • Administration
  • Learning and Development
  • Health and Safety
  • Compensation and Benefits

Qualifications and Knowledge

  • Previous experience at this level able to establish credibility and build department accountability
  • Demonstrates business acumen – partners with senior leaders to deliver appropriate people strategies and has a good overall understanding of company finances and uses this to develop policies.
  • Hands on experience with HR Management software and payroll
  • Experience of acting as a role model is essential as is leading teams
  • Managed redundancy situations and experienced in coaching managers through this and leading where necessary.
  • Familiarity of managing TUPE situations and able to counsel senior management on appropriate practice.
  • Broadcasting and technology based industry experience
  • Professionally qualified – Degree educated with CIPD qualification AND/OR a proven demonstrable and successful background in the HR generalist space
  • Solid employment law knowledge and proven experience of applying updated legislation to a variety of HR situations.
  • Contemporary knowledge of best practice trends and practices within HR essential

Skills, Aptitudes/Personal Qualities

  •  Able to problem solve and demonstrate operational and strategic skills
  • Confident decision maker with ability to influence at all levels of the organisation including Senior Leaders.
  • Numbers literate – can interpret data, able to analyse figures on staff turnover, cost per high etc. (once recording in place)
  • Proactive and will intervene or initiate
  • Embraces healthy debate and is active participant to ensure effective decisions and solutions
  • Comfortable in developing team members and empowering staff
  • Passion for working with people and contributing beyond the confines of the job description.
  • Outstanding communication skills – able to deliver bad or difficult news, hold robust conversations whilst at the same time can message across the business positively and with gravitas.
  • Proven organisation and prioritisation skills and thrives on constant change and have the personal drive to achieve
  • Proven skills of leading and managing a team, team player
  • Hands on, but can coach and delegate
  • Collaborative and participative but can stand ground where necessary
  • Ability to influence key stakeholders