Head of HR
We have a fantastic opportunity for a strategic HR professional to help shape the people agenda for our client, an acquisitive and highly technical engineering business based in Dartford. With a leadership team investing in the people agenda you will be joining the business as their first Head of HR.
Leading a small team you will support a workforce of a 100 staff based on a single site through the full HR lifecycle. Substantial projects include implementing a new HRIS with the support from their parent company whilst bringing payroll back in house, building on the recent Bronze IIP status to continue driving engagement and further embedding their values and driving a robust talent development program. Furthermore, it'll be key to fully transform their external EVP and branding to ensure the business continues to attract the best talent in their field. Reporting into the MD you will sit on the leadership team whilst also overseeing Health & Safety and Facilities.
You will have worked with a highly technical industrialised environment, preferably engineering, life sciences with a strong focus on R&D. You will have a robust generalist toolkit being able to flex up and down to support the business in operational and strategic HR. You will be able to evidence strong analytical skills and able to work with a highly technical population whilst being able to challenge the business to evolve and improve.
SR Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.