Interim Chief of People

Portsmouth, England
£100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
26 Apr 2021
24 May 2021
Matthew Whitfield
Job Type
HR Director
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a unique opportunity for transformation Interim Chief of People for an initial 6 months fixed term.

We are actively seeking a board level experienced Chief of People for a interim 6 months fixed term contract to lead transformational change.

This role is an opportunity to work strategically with the board and leadership to develop a transformational programme for cultural change.

The role will focus on four core areas:
-Culture and Employee Engagement
-Operational and Transformational HR Services and Activities
-Organisational and Leadership Development
-Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

The interim CPO will have particular responsibility for the following activities during the interim period:

  • Development and delivery of the People Plan;-
  • Culture and cultural development;
  • Strengthening the approach to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in People related matters;
  • HR elements of the HR and Finance Transformation Project, including the implementation of the new system and accompanying process change
  • Review of the organisational structure and skills within the HR Department against the priorities;
  • and-Overseeing our approach to pay and reward.

Were seeking an experienced HR Director/Chief of People with backgrounds of leading large HR departments and transformational cultural change.

  • Track record of developing and implementing innovative people management strategies
  • Demonstrable commitment to Equality, Diversity & Inclusion and track record of tangible improvements
  • Highly credible and able to advise/influence the CEO/Board level

Preferably we are seeking applicants with previous Higher Education experiences and leadership of large scale organisations within the public sector or similar.

This organisation is welcoming applications form all areas of society.

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