HR Consultant - Northampton

HR Consultant
Northampton with regional travel
£35-45,000

A HR generalist is needed to work as a HR Consultant on a permanent basis for an accountancy firm in Northampton.

You will work for a Top 20 Accountancy firm, who have offices across the UK. They provide a range of services from tax planning and auditing through to business strategy but also provide an outsourcing option to their clients, which is where you come in.

You will provide a consultation service to clients, most of which are SMEs, on a range of HR related queries and projects. For example, you may do some ER casework or help set up specific training and your work may be on a one-off basis or ongoing. You will have support from the wider HR team including recruitment and L&D specialists.

Ideally, you will also be able to provide support with Immigration queries.

As a fee earner for the company, you will be able to represent the business to clients in a commercial manner whilst tailoring solutions depending on their individual needs.

Due to the nature of this role, we are looking for a strong generalist who is comfortable working across the full HR remit, including:

  • Immigration
  • Employee Relations
  • HR Systems
  • Audit and Compliance
  • Policy review
  • Compensation and benefits
  • Recruitment


To be considered for this role you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • CIPD qualification
  • Level 1 Immigration qualification (ideal - candidates with this will be considered first)
  • Strong experience in fully generalist roles
  • A track record within financial or professional service organisations (Accounting, Banking, Insurance, Law etc)
  • Able to act autonomously
  • Project management experience
  • Ability to travel to clients within the region
  • Expert knowledge of HR practice and employment law

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