Interim - Head of Employee Services (HR Shared Service)

Cardiff, Wales
£38.00 - £45.00 per hour
21 Oct 2020
20 Nov 2020
Richard Barnes
Full Time
Your new company
A large scale, critical, public sector organisation with a nationwide agenda. This role will see you taking control of a large HR shared service in a role which is both operational and strategic. You'll be working with the HR Director to develop the service to further reach it's potential.

Your new role
You'll have 3 direct reports and a larger team beneath them delivering employee services, payroll, pensions, and recruitment across a huge remit of thousands of employees. Whilst effectively managing this team, which is well resourced and well run, you'll also look at continuous improvement and development of the service offering. In particular there is investment and focus on technology and digital transformation in order to improve services.

What you'll need to succeed
You'll be a HR leader familiar with a HR shared service set up, with multiple customers and high volume of transactional workload. You do not need to have public sector experience but exposure to a large employee services or shared service set up will be required. You will be an expert in HR, but also have a passion for service improvement and technology.

What you'll get in return
This is an interim job, you will have the opportunity to apply for the permanent role should you wish and the duration of the contract is open as the permanent post remains vacant at present. It will be a PAYE hourly rate of £38 - £45 dependent on experience.

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