Chief People Officer, NW Base, Hybrid working

Location Cheshire
Job Type Full time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Vanessa Jackson
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Reference BBBH#13118_1633102145
Are you a Senior People leader looking for a fresh challenge?

This is a brand new Chief People Officer role, and represents a unique opportunity to join a highly successful professional services, values led group of organisations at a pivotal stage in their development. Poised for significant growth, they seek a true People leader to understand current business state, how they seek to scale, and develop & deliver a contemporary People strategy which embraces commercial ambitions balanced with employee needs.

As Chief People Officer, this role will work in synergy with an HR savvy executive team to drive and implement a commercial, value added People strategy. Building on a culture of high standards, you will provide effective leadership and motivation of an People team, that you will build, in order to deliver a customer centric People service; providing the very best outcomes for the organisation, employees & the customer.

This is a genuine opportunity to shape, build & deliver, with a key focus on driving industry leading, best practice People initiatives especially in the creation of a compelling EVP to fully engage employees, alongside leading and developing projects that will support future organisational growth.
Embracing the full generalist gambit, there will be a focus on talent, leadership development and employee engagement supporting individuals to develop and maximise their potential and in turn contribute to a high performing culture.

The ideal candidate will have a demonstrable track record of developing and implementing People strategy and delivering operational excellence through People teams across a multi-site, commercial environment which has undergone significant growth. Direct experience of scaling PE backed, SME organisations through organic growth & acquisitions is very attractive.

A natural change agent & coach, you will possess a sophisticated range of communication, influencing & stakeholder management skills, and will be particularly adept at designing and implementing effective, commercial People solutions that deliver tangible bottom line results. Experience of motivating and leading a team and managing and driving positive culture change to drive employee engagement is key.

The role is offered on a hybrid basis, with the expectation of being in their Cheshire based offices twice a week.


Please proceed through the application process with your CV, package & availability details. Your details will be sent to the recruitment partner, Vanessa Jackson at We are Adam.

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