Slimming World is the UK’s leading weight management organisation, helping members lose weight in our 18,000 groups around the UK every week. The company has experienced consistent growth in the past five years, taking the brand to a clear leadership position in the UK and Ireland.
This role is one of three HR advisory roles, and forms part of our HR and Organisational Development team. You’ll provide an end-to-end generalist HR service to a selection of our head office business areas including external affairs, food & publications, communication & design, Slimming World magazine, and our hair and beauty salon. Your key focus will be the provision of expert HR advice and guidance to your operational managers; supporting them with their department and people development plans.
You’ll apply best practice in your delivery of support and advice to managers - including employee resourcing, induction and orientation, contracts of employment, family friendly policies and all performance management areas as well as providing bespoke management information and employee reports.
Drawing on your robust HR experience and seeking appropriate legal advice to support you in providing practical ER solutions, you’ll ensure HR advice and support is always aligned with our company aims and objectives. Your natural warmth and caring will shine through especially when dealing with challenging and difficult conversations.
We’d love to hear from you if you have:
acquired the trust and confidence of managers within a fast-paced working environment
obtained at least 3 years’ proven experience in a pivotal HR role
natural curiosity and interest in all that you do
empathy and integrity at the heart of all your communications
exceptional problem-solving skills
practical hands-on experience of using HR information systems
You’ll hold a relevant CIPD qualification and /or preferably have Associate member status and /or possess the CIPD diploma. Please send us your full CV and a covering letter, telling us why you’re applying for this role and your current salary, via our careers website.
Closing date: 26th February 2018
Employees are offered a competitive salary package, rewarded for their contributions throughout the year and receive excellent development opportunities. Benefits include a health cash-back plan, 12-week Slimming World membership, onsite restaurant and gym, discounted hair and beauty treatments, enhanced pension contributions and 34 days holiday.