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Head of People

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering, Embedded Software and Electronics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lody

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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JOB – Head of People

LOCATION – East Sussex

TERM- Permanent

SALARY - £60,000 - £80,000 per annum, dependent on experience

My client is an engineering company that designs and manufactures products for customers globally. They are looking for a Head of People to join their team in East Sussex on a permanent basis.

The Head of People will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Have at least 5 years of experience working in a HR/People Team
  • A CIPD qualification would be a bonus
  • Be interested in technology and passionate about its development
  • Have excellent people skills
  • Understand management strategies and how to work to HR policies
  • Brilliant communication skills and organisational skills
The Head of People role will involve:
  • Working in alignment with the company mission to develop the team
  • Sitting on the Board to develop company strategies
  • Balancing people and business objectives
  • Day-to-day HR duties
  • Managing the People budget in terms of payroll, recruitment, training, resource planning etc.
  • Working with line managers, representing the HR and People teams
  • Supporting project managers in optimising processes
  • Promoting the company culture and strategies
  • Driving for progression and growth of the business
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.