HR Business Partner

HR Business Partner | Global Sports Brand | Kent/London

Job Details

8th July 2021
Permanent / Full Time

This role is managed by:
Jen Gaster

Are you a dynamic and creative HRBP who relishes working in a fast-paced environment?
How would you like to work for a glamorous, cutting edge and innovative Global Sports Brand?
And get to do it in some of the world’s most exciting locations?
Well with this one you can!

Reporting to the Director of HR your role will be to lead on talent initiatives and create an effective learning framework to support business and individual development needs.
We are looking for someone with knowledge of Talent Management as you will be leading on talent initiatives and implementing new ideas in order to ensure an effective talent development framework is in place. Moreover, you will be instrumental in the succession planning process, ensuring that the Company is set up for future success and all employees are provided with the relevant tools and resources. Therefore, it is essential that you have experience in carrying out these tasks.
Your role will also consist of developing programmes and training initiatives that will enhance the capacity of the business plus enable them to retain high performing teams. Plus will be heavily responsible for the management of their contractor population therefore knowledge and experience of working with IR35 is highly desirable. In addition, there will be a range of duties aligned to those of a HR Business Partner including providing support across the employee lifecycle meaning that it is essential that you have at least 4 years’ experience working in a generalist Advisory role.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a global sports brand with an excellent work culture and exciting opportunities for the future. If you are dynamic and agile plus can demonstrate an ability to meet deadlines and relish working in an extremely fast paced environment, please contact me for more details.

As HR Business Partner your key responsibilities will be:

Talent Management:

  • You will be working directly with the Director of HR on matters of Talent Management and will work with them to develop engagement initiatives and measure employee engagement
  • Lead on talent management initiatives and specific projects
  • Support management in developing and retaining talent and drive performance improvement/management
  • Oversee the succession planning process, ensuring that all key talent is identified, risk to the business is minimised and career planning is appropriate and relevant.

Learning and Development:

  • Create a learning framework that meets the business requirements and supports individual development and progression
  • Identify any key trends and provide an analysis of potential training needs
  • Develop training programmes that meet the business requirements, working with the main stakeholders to ensure ROI.

Skills and experience:

  • Fully CIPD qualified (Level 7) or MBA
  • Experience in Talent Management, succession planning, performance management & competency frameworks.
  • Up to date, current employment law knowledge is essential
  • Experience managing successful projects
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • High level of integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to build good working relationships and work as part of a team
  • Ability to work between their Kent and London offices.



To discuss the HR Business Partner role in more depth please contact Jess at HR Heads by emailing your CV to or call +44 (0)7391012465