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Head of HR - SME

HR & Training
£70000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: excellent benefits
28-07-2022 05:08 PM
All London
Head of HR - SME - Small Headcount
£70,000 - £75,000
Central London

An innovative and commercial opportunity to join a professional services company in a broad and diverse Head of HR standalone role. 

The successful candidate must have solid experience in a standalone role within a small sized company, with a  headcount of 250 or less. You will be value driven with a focus on building a sustainable and high performing culture.

You will be CIPD Level 7 qualified or equivalent and have proven experience in a generalist HR role, with expertise in learning and development, performance, engagement and wellbeing.  

The Role:

  • Support the CEO and Director’s to deliver the three-year strategy and one-year business plans
  • Deliver a comprehensive and professional HR service that support company values and culture
  • Lead, guide and deliver on all employment life cycle activities
  • Coach and mentor managers to implement their line management responsibilities effectively
  • Advise on job design, selection and assessment techniques to ensure standards are maintained
  • Manage all recruitment activity to meet business needs, including the post-hire process
  • Manage the annual pay review and bonus scheme in conjunction with the CFO and CEO
  • Support performance, development and talent management frameworks
  • Implement new tools and approaches to drive overall performance
  • Support managers in effectively managing performance and creating personal development opportunities for their teams
  • Manage and implement benefits, rewards and wellbeing schemes
  • Promote communication, team work, wellbeing and engagement
  • Develop, review and update policies and procedures
  • Produce HR reports and manage the HRIS (implementation by 2022)
  • Implement monthly payroll actions in conjunction with Finance


  • CIPD Level 7 qualification or equivalent
  • Solid experience within a standalone, generalist HR role
  • Experience within a small organisation 
  • Extensive knowledge and expertise in L&D and performance management training
  • Passionate and driven
  • Commercial mindset: relates HR activity to business goals and makes balanced decisions
  • High integrity
  • Proactive and solution-orientated
  • Resilient, grounded and practical

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EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES Morgan Spencer Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community irrespective of gender, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, having responsibility for dependents, age, religion/beliefs, or any other reason which cannot be shown to be justified.

CONFIDENTIALITY: All applications are dealt with in strictest confidence and will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998

Morgan Spencer Limited, registered in England & Wales No: 4254114


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