Head of Talent

Recruiter
Location
London, England
Salary
£65000 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Ref
3001574
Contact
Lauren Meier
Specialist Area
Recruitment, Talent Management
HR Jobs Level
Manager
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Your new company
A well-known University in South West London, currently experiencing a period of transformation and enhancement. A newly created permanent role, leading on the University's resourcing strategy, alongside taking a keen oversight for related learning and development initiatives.

Your new role
As an advocate for leadership development and a key advisor to the HR Director and the Senior Management team, you will hold responsibility for a broad range of resourcing and talent focused activities in line with the overall strategic objectives. Priorities will include; the development of a Talent Management Strategy ensuring visible succession plans and enabling the University to be competitive and agile in the recruitment market, working collaboratively with Marketing and Communications to define and promote the employee brand, in addition to managing a team who together support activities across recruitment and L&D. You will provide continuous guidance and oversight for large volume recruitment campaigns and managing external supplier relationships, advising on workforce operational issues and identifying trends and future needs, which could impact the University's attraction and retention plans.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role, you will be a CIPD member with demonstrable senior experience in leading resourcing functions and large scale cultural and behavioural change initiatives. In hand with this, you will be confident managing teams, delivering projects and working in partnership with key stakeholders. You will have acute commercial awareness and the critical ability to foresee opportunities and challenges within the Higher Education sector.

What you'll get in return
This is a senior role which will allow you to make true impact and add continuous value across the University, alongside the opportunity to lead and motivate a team. Various benefits including a competitive salary and generous annual leave entitlement.

What you need to do now
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