Deputy HR Director
An exciting Deputy HR Director role with an excellent education provider.
The University of Derby is one of the most successful modern universities; focused on real world, experiential learning and informed by research, we are committed to providing a high-quality student experience and meeting the evolving needs of our local, regional and national employers.
Position: Deputy HR Director
Job Type: Permanent, full time
Salary: £55,610 to £64,308 per annum
Benefits: Competitive pay scales, generous holiday entitlement, opportunities for further salary progression based on performance, contributory pension scheme.
Closing date: Wednesday 3rd January 2018
About the role:
We now have a new opportunity for a Deputy Human Resources Director to join our team. The HR function consists of over 30 colleagues who provide a broad range of HR, Learning and Organisation Development, Health & Safety and Equality and Diversity services to the University. These services are provided to 3000 plus employees.
In this new role, and acting as the deputy to the HR Director, you will work across the University with the HR leadership team to further develop and operate a leading HR function that consistently meets the University’s needs, enables all colleagues to give of their best and supports the delivery of the overall University Strategy.
You will be accountable for supporting the HR Director in the development and implementation of the HR strategy by taking the operational lead across the core HR Business Partner functions, further building the capability of the function within an ethos of service excellence and HR professionalism. The ideal candidate will provide strong transformational leadership within the HR function and the wider University and seek opportunities to continuously improve the service and support that the HR team provides.
To be considered for this role, you will need to be an experienced HR professional who has had strong operational HR experience and is used to leading HR teams. CIPD qualified (or equivalent) you will have led people change programmes. You will be persuasive, passionate, an excellent communicator and be aligned to the University’s values.
This exciting opportunity presents a truly unique opportunity for an experienced HR professional who wants to further their career within a progressive HR function, situated within a University that is proud of its legacy and has ambition for its future.
You may have experience of the following: Human Resources, HR Manager, HR Director, CIPD, Employee Relations, Talent Management, Talent Development, Employment Law, HR Consultant, Training, Recruitment & Resourcing, L&D, Learning and Development, HR Operations, C&B, Compensation & Benefits, Reward, etc.
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