Vacancy details

HR Business Manager

Reference W169/21
Location Wakefield district - Hybrid working in line with our WorkSmart policy
Salary £41,453 - £44,492
Closing Date 04 February 2022
Contact Recruitment team by email at recruitment@wdh.co.uk
Notes Up to 37 Hours

What you’ll be doing:

Are you an experienced HR generalist looking for a new opportunity? If so we have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a HR Business Manager.

In this role you will lead the team of HR Business Partners and Advisors to support our customers throughout the business on all aspects of HR including, employee relations, business restructuring, case management and HR related work.

What we’re looking for:

  • significant experience of operating at a senior business partnering level and of assisting business stakeholders to implement human resources best practices to enable short and long- term business priorities;
  • experience of having coached employees and managers to improve their performance;
  • someone with experience of line management and leading and motivating to achieve results;
  • having worked within a human resources function, offering advice and guidance to managers and employees on a range of complex issues and managing a busy caseload;
  • the ability to be able to manage and prioritise own workload and work under pressure to meet challenging deadlines; and
  • a CIPD Diploma (Level 7)

Please see the Job description for further information about the role.

If after reading the job description you would like more information about this role please contact the recruitment team by email recruitment@wdh.co.uk.

As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 25 days holiday (rising to 30 over 5 years service) and statutory bank holidays;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • a very attractive pension scheme (14.8% employer contribution); and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform

Our WorkSmart approach gives you the opportunity to flex where and when you work, as long it fits in with your role and needs of our business.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all.

About us:

Since WDH was established in 2005, we have gone from strength to strength. We are now one of the UK’s largest social housing providers, with over 32,000 homes across the Wakefield district and our wider operating area across the north of England.

Our vision is to create confident communities. This is underpinned by our mission which is to inspire, transform and promote excellence and our values - to be creative, inclusive and work with integrity.

WDH is much more than bricks and mortar. We go the extra mile to deliver excellent customer services. We innovate, create and regenerate. To find out more, visit our about us page.