Regional HR Business Partner North

Posted 31 July by Matalan Featured
About the Role

Matalan is a great place to work and if you ask anyone who works here why, you’ll hear the same answer.  Our Matalan culture, Values and ways of working is all about our people. We’re now looking for a Regional HR Business Partner to support the Retail team in the North of the UK to ensure that People remain at the heart of what we do.  As a Regional HR Business Partner, your role will be to implement and drive the Retail HR strategy through high impact leadership and business partnering across the Retail function.

The successful candidate will work closely with the National Retail Controller, Area Managers, Store Management and Retail Operations to deliver the HR people plan, ensuring credibility and consistency, improving performance and engagement within our stores and working on strategic HR projects.  And although you’ll be field based, you’ll report in to the Head of HR based at our Head Office in Merseyside where you’ll also spend some time attending team meetings and collaborating with other members of the HR and Retail team.

About You

The role will require a strategic thinker who possesses strong leadership and coaching skills with a sound understanding of HR and good retail commercial awareness. We’re looking for someone who is resourceful and resilient, able to generate ideas and create solutions to problems and has a high level of self awareness.  Suitable for an experienced HR professional with previous business partnering experience, this position calls for an adaptable and flexible individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

In return, you’ll become part of the Matalan family receiving great benefits such as a generous holiday allowance, 20% employee discount, pension, healthcare, childcare vouchers and the opportunity to earn bonus as recognition of your contribution to the business. To set you up for success you’ll receive a full induction to our business and tailored support in developing your own career within the Matalan family. We’re investing in our people, so there will be plenty of opportunity for you to share your ideas, shape our future and grow your career with us.

About Matalan

Founded in the early 1980s by John Hargreaves in Liverpool, Matalan is a family retail business that is proud to serve its customer excellent quality at great value. With over 200 stores in the UK, a growing online presence and over 15,000 employees, working here is exciting, collaborative, challenging, and above all fun!  As part of the Matalan family you can expect some great benefits and the opportunity to be part of our exciting vision - to become the UK’s most trusted value retailer.  This is Retail Made Real.

In the event that a high volume of suitable applications are received, the post may close prior to the specified closing date. Please apply as soon as possible if interested.

Reference: 35761887

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