Head of HR (People and Culture)
Prospectus is delighted to be partnering with Bowel Cancer UK and Beating Bowel Cancer, who merged in January 2018 and together are determined to save lives and improve the quality of life of all those affected by bowel cancer in the UK. To achieve their mission, they enable and fund research, provide support and information to patients and their families, educate the public and professionals about the disease and campaign for early diagnosis and best treatment and care for all. They are currently looking to recruit a Head of HR (People and Culture) to provide day-to-day HR support across the organisation as well as provide strategic input into areas such as training and development. With the merging of two organisations, embedding the culture is more important than ever.
The Head of People and Culture is a new role, working closely as a business partner to the senior leadership team, developing an excellent central HR service to meet the charity's needs, and supporting every staff member to fulfil their objectives to make a direct difference for people affected by bowel cancer. This involves leading on developing a People and Culture Strategy for the charity, including talent management, employee engagement, reward and recognition, learning and development, performance management and all supporting policies and procedures.
The successful candidate will be CIPD Level 7 qualified with experience of developing and implementing HR strategies and budgets as well as displaying significant continued personal development in the field of Human Resources Management. You will be personable, with the gravitas and credibility to work with stakeholders of all levels throughout the organisation, and the ability to lead by example and influence others on modelling the charity's leadership values and behaviours.Â Finally, you will have experience of analysing HR metrics to find the root causes of organisational issues to develop short, medium and long-term solutions.
This is an incredible opportunity to join a charity who are unashamedly ambitious and determined to stop this disease for good. Ultimately, you will be saving lives!
Please apply with a Word copy of your CV. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates.