Senior HR Adviser


My client, a fantastic national Charity now requires an experienced and highly capable Senior HR Adviser to join their team on a permanent basis.

As Senior HR Advisor within this complex and multi-site organisation, you will oversee a team of HR Advisors, HR Officers and Administrators in the delivery of a high quality HR service and management of casework. Ensuring that work is distributed and managed effectively amongst the team, you'll steer HR cases and issues to successful resolution, ensuring that accurate and timely HR advice is given in line with the culture, policies, legislation and the needs of the organisation. You'll also directly advise on higher-level employee relations cases and appeal procedures, advise on policy development and analyse and report on trends emerging from HR casework to identify learning and development for the team and for managers.

To be considered for this role you will require:

  • Significant experience in HR advisory or business partner work, either in the charity or commercial sector

  • An excellent track record of successfully and sensitively resolving a wide variety of complex HR issues to appropriate resolution

  • A thorough and up-to-date knowledge of employment law and HR best practice

  • Extensive experience of casework management, including advising during formal proceedings and handling appeal procedures

  • Experience of managing a heavy workload efficiently and effectively, with personal responsibility for progressing a wide range of casework in a timely manner

  • Experience of supervising and line managing staff, managing performance, devising and driving the achievement of objectives and conducting appraisals

  • Recruitment and selection experience, including shortlisting and interviewing candidates at a senior level

  • Education to degree level and ideally MCIPD qualified, or working towards level 7

  • Good judgment, sound decision making and the ability to influence

  • Excellent attention to detail


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