HR Manager

Job description

As HR Manager for our UK and UAE office you come on board at a truly exciting time in the company. We are growing fast and we are on our way to become Europe’s largest independent Salesforce consulting company. In a company where people are considered as the heart of what we do, you will play a pivotal and crucial role in the further development of the company. You will translate our people strategy in actionable initiatives that impact our peoples careers in the most positive way.

 

As a business, we thrive on solutions and making things happen. We have a large team of ambitious, intelligent and creative individuals which brings a vast array of challenges on a daily basis, no two days are ever the same! You will have exposure to strategic initiatives and an opportunity to lead projects with your local and global HR team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who can bring ideas and wants to make a big impact in an environment which is constantly looking at how we can improve for our people.

 

Key responsibilities:


  • Build strong partnerships with senior managers and people managers to understand the strategic and operational challenges of our business and how this affects our people

  • Translate strategic objectives into actionable HR initiatives that drive business value and you support our senior management.

  • Based on our growth numbers, you are responsible for designing and implementing recruitment plans to meet our hiring targets whilst ensuring the right level of quality of our new hires

  • Oversee and manage the on-boarding of our new hires

  • Develop, implement and execute initiatives that guarantee a high level of quality in core HR components, such as career management, performance management, internal communication, training etc, taking into account group guidelines and local needs

  • Ensure we have deliver smooth and efficient HR operations (VISA, employee data management, legal, policies, budget, logistics, etc)

  • Act as a coach for the local HR Team where you are responsible for objective setting, task allocation, mentoring and career management

  • Act as a true business partner and sounding board for our people managers to support them in all people related challenges and issues they face

  • You must posses an open constructive approach to our people and resolve their demands, questions and concerns in a timely and efficient way

  • You will work closely with the UK CEO and Group HR Director to understand objectives and report on HR activities

  • Work with a motivated global HR team where you have an active role to deliver and support globally defined HR processes

Requirements


  • You will ideally have a proven track record in leading an HR function, preferably within a consultancy or a technology focused business

  • You will ideally have at least 10 years experience in HR

  • You will have experience in an HR Business partner role and can show experience in translating company strategy in a variety of actionable HR initiatives (recruitment, performance management, organizational development, compensation & benefits,…)

  • You are recognized as a true people person and you show profound passion for HR as career focus

  • You are capable of understanding  the complexity of a consulting business and can plan/adapt your people actions accordingly

  • You have a strategic mindset, but you are pragmatic in approach and execution

  • You have a collaborative, confident and influential leadership style

  • You are a strong communicator, strong in stakeholder management, communicate clearly and can make effective decisions

  • You have a profound learning spirit, curious in mindset and you are open for change

  • You have user experience (or ideally implementation experience) with a corporate HR platform (Salesforce, Succesfactors, Cornerstone, Lumesse,…) and you are fluent with common business tools

  • You have excellent knowledge of local employment legislation, regulations and VISA processes