HR Manager - CIPD Qualified - Automotive Industry Leader
£45,000 – £50,000 plus benefits, Car or Car allowance with fuel card
Are you ready to join Europe’s largest Vehicle Remarketing Company?
We have been bringing together buyers and sellers for nearly 70 years. Starting in 1946 as Southern Counties Car Auctions, we were one of the first companies to let people across the UK buy and sell a wide range of cars at auction, from budget run-arounds to exotic imports.
At our first auction we sold 14 cars and generated proceeds of £2,300; today we sell more than one million vehicles annually and are Europe’s largest vehicle re-marketing company.
We are the logistics division of the UK’s number one provider of vehicle remarketing logistics services for the automotive sector.
We offer a full range of services and solutions to support our customers through the whole process of vehicle inspections, collection and deliveries, vehicle demonstrations and refurbishment. From a single vehicle movement to a complete fleet located nationwide – we have it covered
The HR Manager Role:
Reporting directly to the Managing Director we are looking for a skilled HR manager to oversee all aspects of Human Resources practices and processes. You will support business needs and ensure the proper implementation of company strategy and objectives.
The goal is to promote corporate values and enable business success through human resources management, including job design, recruitment, performance management, training & development, employment changes & talent management
+ Develop and implement HR strategies and initiatives aligned with the overall business strategy
+ Bridge management and employee relations by addressing demands, grievances or other issues
+ Manage the recruitment and selection process
+ Support current and future business needs through the development, engagement, motivation
+ Develop and monitor overall HR strategies, systems, tactics and procedures
+ Nurture a positive working environment
+ Oversee and manage a performance appraisal system that drives high performance
+ Assess training needs to apply and monitor training programs
+ Ensure legal compliance throughout human resource management
+ Provide the MD, Directors and managers with the appropriate advice and support on all HR and Organisational Design matters.
+ Create, implement and manage the HR Budget.
+ Implement and lead an employee Forum ensuring regular engagement with the MD.
+ HR Lead for all change management programmes including redundancy, restructuring and tupe.
+ Ensure the business is prepared for current and future employment law changes and developments.
+ Provide management information and HR reports to support in driving change.
+ Line management responsibilities of a Recruitment Manager and HR Advisor.
Skill & Abilities:
+ Strong organisational skills, excellent communication skills, good judgement and problem solving skills
+ Flexible attitude and willing to perform varying duties depending on the shifting needs of the organisation.
+ Ability to effectively, interact, building relationships and influence senior stakeholders.
+ Extensive HR generalist experience gained across all disciplines
+ Possess excellent leadership skills with the ability to develop others
+ Significant experience of working in a senior HR management role
+ Experience of being part of a Senior Management Team.
+ Resilient, tenacious and challenging
+ Effective, versatile and action orientated
+ Ability to work at pace with a calm disposition
+ High level of emotional intelligence
+ CIPD qualified
+ Have extensive HR generalist and change management experience, ideally in a Automotive environment
+ You will be able to demonstrate excellent knowledge of employment law and will be able to draw on past experience of managing complex cases
+ Full UK driving license
Interested? Just Apply Below...
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