HR Business Partner - Media Company

Job Title: HR Business Partner - Media Company
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum
Reference: BBBH80977
Contact Name: Francesca O'Dwyer
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 19, 2019 12:06

Job Description

Are you a strong People Business Partner looking to work in a progressive media company? Do you thrive in an environment where a true passion for diversity and inclusion runs throughout the business and in a culture that champions individuality?

Handle are working on an amazing opportunity for an established HR Business Partner to join this leading global media company in Central London. They are looking for someone switched on and commercial, who enjoys driving initiatives and thinking outside of the box. If you are an ambitious and credible HR Business Partner who enjoys immersing yourself in a busy and fast paced environment, this is the role for you!

Managing multiple clients groups across the UK, you will ensure you are setting the tone for the team in relation to forward thinking HR ways of working and will be the driving force behind so many exciting projects.

You will be expected to build strong relationships across the company and to be a trusted partner of the business. You will mentor the team, ensuring that they are progressing and hitting key deliverables. Working in a fast paced business, this is an exceptional opportunity to work closely with an inspirational and credible People Director and genuinely be able to make an impact on the business, partnering with key stakeholders and the senior leadership team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be hands-on, providing day-to-day operational and strategic support, as well as the opportunity to lead on key change management programmes within the business - some wider projects will be focused around culture and engagement, diversity and inclusion etc. You will have a proactive mind-set, always thinking commercially as well as strategically and have solid ER and change experience.

You will be surrounded by like-minded individuals where the people truly are the heart of the company and will have another incredible People Business Partner to bounce ideas off!

Key Responsibilities and characteristics:

  • Partnering with the senior leadership to structure HR strategy around business goals and objectives
  • Providing commercially viable HR advice to their creative client group with a strong focus towards coaching and improving management capability
  • Leading on change and organisational development for the business
  • Proven track record for employee development and engagement, talent planning and management
  • Strong employee relations experience
  • Commercial attitude and industry knowledge
  • Proactive team player maintaining a real emphasis on relationship building

If you are looking to join a company with strong values and an environment where you can really make an impact then apply now.


Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds


PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.