Head of HR

Posted 22 June 2022
Salary€100000 - €110000 per annum + benefits
Job type Full time
Contact NameLindsey Wroe

Job description

Head of HR - Ireland / Hybrid - c€100,000 - €110,000 plus bens - Permanent

This business are a privately owned and hugely successful retail business. With strong foundations and ambitious future growth plans, they are on a journey of real transformation which will respect the heritage while ensuring future business sustainability.

There is now a huge opportunity as they look to raise the profile of HR and change the dial on how it is perceived, moving towards a business focused and contemporary function. As Head of HR you will partner with senior leaders in your business area to support them and their people through change, ensuring they have the tools and capability to do so effectively and confidently. You will be a trusted advisor and sounding board embedding the people strategy and ensuring it seamlessly supports business priorities.

Leading a small team you will focus on the people effects of business change, with a heavy focus on building capability along with working with the wider HR team on recruitment and retention, engagement, and succession planning. You will also be involved in digitising HR, harnessing technology where appropriate to automate process, freeing up the team to work more strategically over time.

This is a really exciting opportunity to join this business at a really exciting phase of their development, ensuring the strong values are maintained while they look to the future and the opportunities it presents. There will be some international growth aswell as in the UK and Ireland and expansion into new markets, making this a real opportunity to have impact and have exposure to a huge variety of people and business projects.

The ideal candidate will have previously operated at a Senior level within HR, and have worked within a high growth, customer centric business, ideally within the retail and / or digital space.

They have an office base in County Louth around an hour from both Dublin and Belfast, and operate a hybrid working model. Some travel is anticipated.

To be considered for this opportunity please send your CV.