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Senior HR Business Partner


Job Number: 29741

Location: Acton Support Centre (123)

Contract: Full Time / Fixed Term Contract





There’s no feeling quite like uniting tech lovers everywhere and we get to do it every single day. Connecting our people, our customers and our partners. We’re a team of 41,000 colleagues working across nine countries to deliver excellence. Be part of framing the future with us.  You’ll certainly feel proud when you see what you can achieve here. 


We are looking to hire a Senior HR Business Partner to join our People Team on an 6 month fixed-term contract. The role holder will work with the HR Director (Corporate) to develop and implement the annual People Plan for the business area - delivering both the Corporate People Plan and the Business plan at a local level. 


Reporting to the HR Director (Corporate), the main duties and responsibilities include:


  • Developing, driving and implementing the people plan for the assigned business unit, including; capability, employee engagement and talent initiatives, in order to support business performance.
  • Partnering Director/s and, where required, executive grade stakeholders in leading and driving organisational change programmes 
  • Developing and maintaining trusting and effective partnerships with senior line managers, challenging their thinking and working closely with them to co-develop solutions to meet their current and future business needs
  • Collaborating with and influencing the HR Shared Service teams and the specialist HR Centres of Excellence to deliver the business unit people plan and to develop efficient and cost effective solutions to local challenges 
  • Leading, monitoring and driving forward business wide talent and succession planning 
  • Working in partnership with the business unit, analysing trends and key metrics to understand the key performance issues, objectives and drivers, subsequently proactively driving the HR agenda.
  • Coaching senior managers to support them in driving performance through the development of themselves and their teams 
  • Evaluating and improving the impact of all strategic and local initiatives with the business, identifying and considering the need for change and facilitating the formulation of any appropriate change plans 


You will have:


  • Excellent technical HR knowledge through generalist and HRBP experience 
  • Demonstrable relationship management experience at all levels, including business partnering at Director level within a comparable organisation 
  • Change management experience 
  • Experience of development and implementation of people plans in a fast paced environment 
  • Sound understanding of UK/EU employment law 
  • Ability to consult, influence, and partner with senior leaders in developing and executing people strategies 
  • Ability to consult on the application of HR policy and processes
  • CIPD qualification  - desirable 


We’re one team and we celebrate all of the great things you do. One way we show our gratitude is by giving you access to a range of lifestyle benefits, including Company Pension Scheme, Discretionary/Performance based bonus and Colleague Discounts (shopping, cinema, food discounts etc). Beyond that, we'll be with you every step of the way, enabling you to get the most out of your role. Training plans are a given, and you'll have access to additional e-learning resources to really see your career develop in the way you want. We're building a team that brings technology to people, making their lives better, easier and fuller, and you can be part of it.