4 months ago
Parkinson Lee Executive Search, part of the Elevation Recruitment Group are delighted to be acting as retained partner for an established business based in South Yorkshire in the appointment of a HR Director.
This is a private equity backed business with ambitious plans to grow organically over the next 3-5 years and this is without doubt an excellent opportunity for a Senior HR Professional to contribute both strategically and commercially.
Reporting into the CEO the HR Director will be a key partner to the executive leadership team and will drive the People strategy ensuring success across the business.
Specific areas of responsibility will include:
-Creating people plans in line with the strategic direction of the business
-Driving the focus on leadership development and executive coaching
-Introducing Resourcing and Talent frameworks, to ensure attraction, retention and engagement are successful within a highly competitive sector.
-Leading on change management and organisational development effectiveness initiatives.
-Driving the Brand to support future growth.
-Driving effective Internal/external communications strategies ensuring employee engagement.
-Focus on succession planning, talent mapping and individual colleague development
-Management of high performance generalist HR service, including responsibility for HR Operations
Additionally, we would look to identify a strong track record of experience gained within high profile reputable commercial businesses, as well as qualifications and credentials to ensure appropriate fit.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:
-Extensive experience in a senior HR role at HR Director/Head of HR level
-Experience of operating within PE/VC backed businesses
-Qualified CIPD member
-Ability to influence at all levels with emphasis at executive level stakeholders
-Strong track-record in HR generalist and change management roles
-Commercial acumen and credibility
-Extensive experience of managing a team
-Highly credible communication and interpersonal skills
This is an outstanding opportunity in which you will make a key contribution to a growing business both operationally and strategically, if you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, please apply using the link or contact me by email in the first instance at