Head of HR

Halifax, England
£55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance
11 Feb 2019
11 Mar 2019
Vicki Stanworth
Job Type
HR Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

A Head of HR is required for a 6 month period in Halifax to cover maternity. Ideally this would be on a contract basis however day rate contractors are encouraged to apply also.

Client Details

A fast paced, growing, Brexit and recession proof (within reason!) business based in Halifax. With a mix of blue and white collar workers and offices across the North, the business is heavily acquisition focused and has punchy growth targets over the next 5 years!


As the Head of HR you will deliver a full spectrum People Strategy through a team of HR professionals ensuring their development throughout your tenure. This role requires a hands on, operational leader who is happy operating at the coal face in a fast paced, ever changing environment!! A BAU role where the U stands for "unusual"

Looking for a challenging role, that meets you on your way back around then hit apply...


The successful Head of HR will:

  • have previously worked in a similar HR generalist position with responsibility for a team - ESSENTIAL
  • be available immediately or on a short notice period - ESSENTIAL
  • have operational and strategic HR experience - ESSENTIAL
  • lead from the front and enjoy delivering results through others - ESSENTIAL
  • be a strong written and verbal communicator - ESSENTIAL
  • have a full driving licence - ESSENTIAL
  • hold the CIPD or equivalent qualification - ESSENTIAL

Job Offer

This is a 6 month contract initially based in Halifax paying c£60k + car allowance.