HR Consultant

 Location: Wythall
 Salary: £350 per day
 Job type: Temporary
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent is currently recruiting for a skilled HR Consultant, to join the UK's largest insurance organisation with offices in Wythall.  Reporting directly to the Head of HR this role will provide a generalist HR support function to designated business areas whilst also supporting various senior HR specialists within the wider area.  This is an initial interim role for a period of 3 to 6 months however does offer a strong potential of becoming a permanent post. This will be a varied role and our client requires the HR Consultant to be CIPD qualified and accustomed to managing a heavy HR Caseload. Please note this is an urgent requirement, therefore, you must be available to commence from the beginning of June.

Key responsibilities of the HR Consultant:

  • Provide full HR Generalist support/advice/coaching to management in designated business areas
  • Acting as the main liaison between the HR function and the business
  • Supporting HR Business Partners with the delivery of various projects
  • Work closely with the HR Business Partners in the design and implementation of project restructures
  • Taking responsibility for ER issues within designated areas and supporting the HR Business Partner with complex cases
  • Working closely with line managers promote information sharing
  • Manage all strategic external relationships ensuring that a high level of service is provided at all times
  • Work in partnership with all the business leaders to support on all employee-related matters

Background of the HR Consultant:

  • Full CIPD qualification or studying towards
  • Up to dated HR Consultant experience gained within a large organisation preferably the financial services sector
  • Expert in managing volume caseloads and extensive knowledge of employment law
  • Comprehensive knowledge of reward/benefit and pay practices
  • Strong stakeholder management experience
  • Accustomed to working in an ever-changing and fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills

To be considered for this vacancy you must meet the full criteria above.  Due to the high numbers of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Is this job for you? Sarah wants: HR Consultant, CIPD, Caseloads, HR Projects, HR Generalist, Project Management, BAU, Stakeholder Management, HR

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Associate Director - Business Support

Sarah Galley

Sarah is one of the founding members of Meraki Talent and specialises in business support recruitment, covering a range of temporary, contract and permanent roles for office support, HR support and customer operations. Sarah really enjoys delivering a fully consultative approach to her candidates/ clients; providing career guidance, advice on CV layout/content, conducting interview preparation coaching, drafting job descriptions and providing market intel/salary bench marking. With 17 years’ experience recruiting throughout Edinburgh and central Scotland, she is known as the “go to” person for executive PA and EA hiring.