Are you a passionate, experienced, professional with a proven track record of leading a HR service? Do you want to work in a fast paced, innovative and customer focussed environment? Can you deliver operationally whilst keeping an organisations wider strategy at the forefront of your delivery? If so, we are currently recruiting for a HR Manager.
South Kesteven are an ambitious Council with growth plans at the top of our agenda. The district has tremendous potential, and our vision is to be the best district in which to live, work, and visit. We aim to be the high performing council that our residents deserve; one that attracts and retains the best staff to deliver high-quality services.
What we need:
A Human Resources professional with experience of leading and managing a team in order to deliver the organisation’s objectives and effective implementation of the People Strategy workplan
An experienced leader with the ability to inspire and engage others and possess strong influencing and relationship building skills with the ability to work across all levels and areas of the organisation in a collaborative style.
What you will do:
You will lead in the provision of an integrated, high performing, customer focused HR service to deliver, implement, and monitor HR change management project plans and be responsible for all employee relations issues arising out of these.
With sound knowledge and application of employment legislation and HR best practice you will also have strong oral and written communications skills to engage diverse audiences including Members.
What we will do in return:
We are committed to caring for our employees both inside and outside the workplace and provide a variety of benefits, such as:
- a generous pension scheme,
- opportunities to progress and develop your career and skillset
- access to a range of health and wellbeing activities
- generous leave entitlement of 25 days (rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service),
- travel season ticket loan and a variety of other staff/family friendly benefits and discounts.
Here at South Kesteven District Council – we don’t just do 9 to 5, we actively encourage flexible working, agile working and working from home wherever possible, we believe that your work/life balance is important and vital to your success and happiness in the workplace. Grantham is excellently located to the A1 and has easy access to the East Coast Mainline.