Interim HR Partner - Creative Agency

Job Title: Interim HR Partner - Creative Agency
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH54300
Contact Name: Emma Richardson
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 19, 2016 17:48

Job Description

Are you an immediately available HR Generalist with creative agency experience and a forward thinking approach?

Handle are working with this small independent agency who have a brilliant opportunity for someone to come in and pick up on both BAU HR queries and issues, as well as get stuck into some fantastic project work including developing a new employer handbook, working on creating processes, performance management.

The environment is very creative, relaxed but hardworking, driven and super bright people. You will work alongside a TA Manager to support this fast paced business through a period of change, a really exciting time during which HR will play a key strategic role.

Ideal candidates will be available at short notice and have...

  • Confidence and gravitas to challenge and support Senior Stakeholders locally and globally
  • 2+ years' experience operating at HR Advisor level upwards (ideally standalone or in a lean team) within a fast-paced, ever changing environment
  • Commercial business acumen - able to understand a business' needs and its evolution
  • Ability to balance priorities, identify quick wins and the right thing to do in order to advise business leaders on ER issues as appropriate
  • Ability to identify people and organisational related barriers
  • Have strong up to date legal HR knowledge - and be constantly striving to update this
  • Exceptional communication skills and gravitas with senior stakeholders
  • Strong Excel skills: they do not currently have a HR system and use an Excel sheet to track data

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.