Head of HR

Location: North West

Job Description

A rarely offered and exciting opportunity exists for a Head of HR to define the People strategy for a rapidly expanding VC backed global tech company based in Manchester.


Reporting to the CEO, your remit will be to:
*Design, implement and manage delivery of HR plans to recruit, retain, reward, motivate, train and develop talent to realise full potential
*Embed a performance management process which encourages success and harmony
*Introduce a structure plans to inspire leadership and management teams to achieve objectives and progress in the Organisation
*Devise and execute strategies to grow the talent pool at individual and management level, ensure the succession pipeline is planned and resourcing contingency managed to business capability requirements.
*Prepare communication and engagement strategies to ensure employees are informed and engaged towards achieving business goals.
*Identify, devise and implement innovative organisation design solutions to challenges faced in the delivery of growth of the business
*Manage the HR budget including recruitment and training budgets
*Review existing compensation and benefit plans and suggest improvements
*Act as Business Partner to the Executive team
*Recruit, develop and lead a small team to achieve all of the above.

About You

Currently operating as a dynamic Head of HR or Senior HR Business Partner the Organisation are hoping to attract a HR Generalist who can demonstrate operating in a rapid growth Organisation where they have had to design and implement ideas which support the Business strategy. You will be used to working closely with the Exec team of a fast-paced global SME. Ideally you will have embedded a talent management framework which encourages performance and retention in a tech, media or telecoms business (TMT) and enjoy being a hands-on operator in a small and growing headcount Organisation.

Please be aware that The Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003 require us to hold work seeker records for a year in most circumstances.

Macmillan Davies is a specialist HR recruiter. Established in 1979 we have offices in London, Manchester and Birmingham with dedicated teams focusing on Permanent, Contract and Interim assignments across the UK and Europe.
Reference: 24809/001_1544084956
Consultant Name: Nick Allwood
Consultant Team: manchesterteam
Consultant Email: cvbroadbean@mdh.co.uk
Consultant Phone: 0161 416 6225
Consultant Fax:


Nick Allwood
Regional Associate Director

Tel. 0161 416 6225