Human Resources Business Partner



  • Location


  • Job type


  • Sector

    Local Government

  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    29 March 2020

  • Client


Ref: GSi64463

Working with directorate leaders and management teams to understand service priorities, and as part of the wider HR team, shape and implement effective people strategies, plans and initiatives to meet service needs and help ensure organisational and people capabilities are in place to deliver outstanding services to residents.   You will work with the leadership and management teams to shape, manage and successfully deliver transformation programmes.  Job responsibilities will include:

  • Provide HR expertise to shape service strategies, planning and operational delivery ensuring the highest standards of employee engagement, workforce efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Be a critical friend, coach and expert to challenge and develop strong leadership and people management across the directorate.
  • Identify short, medium and long term resourcing needs and work with service leads to develop workforce plans, including learning and development, workforce supply and demand, talent and succession management and retention strategies engaging and commissioning relevant HR teams and expertise where appropriate.
  • Develop networks across services to gain insight and understanding to identify where HR can create most value.

This role is inside IR35 up to £300 per day for 6 months.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.

Contact details
Anton Ramdhanie: 07384 253674