HR Manager

As the HR Manager based in Luton, you'll lead a team of 3 supporting our client's Defence business line, managing a workforce of approximately 450 employees.

Job Details

Greater London
6th February 2024
£60,000 - £70,000

This role is managed by:
Rosie Jenkins

or call our Hampshire office 01962 432001

HR Manager onsite in Luton 07:30 – 16:30 working hours. Unions experience and working with COE’s

As the HR Manager based in Luton, you’ll lead a team of 3 supporting our client’s Defence business line, managing a workforce of approximately 450 employees. You’ll be part of the global functions, reporting to the Senior VP HR Defence (USA) and collaborating closely with the Site Director (Luton). Leading a team of 3, and working in partnership with their centres of excellence, this role offers a unique blend of strategic and operational responsibilities, where you’ll shape our HR strategy while driving engagement and performance.

What You’ll Do:

  • Act as a strategic business partner to the Site Director and leadership team, shaping HR strategy aligned with business goals.
  • Drive talent management and performance processes to ensure workforce excellence.
  • Foster employee engagement and positive relations with Trade Unions (UNITE) and Employee Representatives.
  • Lead, coach, and develop team members while managing transactional HR duties.
  • Ensure legal compliance and mitigate risks related to HR policies and regulations.

What You’ll Bring:

  • CIPD Level 7 qualification or equivalent experience.
  • Extensive operational HR experience in Lean manufacturing or similar environments.
  • Proven track record in managing employee relations and organizational change.
  • Strong knowledge of UK employment law and HR best practices.

Why Join our client:
They will offer more than just a job:

  • Competitive salary circa £70K + car allowance and benefits package, including bonus and industry-leading pension scheme.
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth through training and development.
  • A collaborative, dynamic work environment where your ideas are valued.
  • Perks like free onsite parking, local gym discounts, and enhanced family-friendly leave.

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