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Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: HR
  • Job Ref: 39779

A well-regarded legal firm is looking for an experienced HR professional to provide maternity cover, supporting the success of the company’s people strategy, working closely with senior stakeholders across the business.

Acting as a trusted advisor on all people related issues, the Senior HR Advisor will provide robust HR advice and guidance to Partners, Directors and Senior Managers.

If you have strong HR experience and exposure working across different jurisdictions, covering performance management, talent development and employee engagement, this could be the ideal career opportunity for you.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Leading and taking full accountability for the delivery of regular and ad-hoc people related projects 

  • Working with the Partners, Directors and Senior Managers to proactively identify and resolve people management issues through the application of appropriate individual and organisational interventions 

  • Implementing a regular contact programme with Partners and Directors to help develop their management and leadership skills, providing coaching as appropriate 

  • Reviewing workforce and broader data to predict and address challenges and work collaboratively in regards to succession planning and the talent management process

  • Providing support in identifying talent and appropriate development positions globally 

Experience and skills required:

  • Previous HR experience working closely with Senior Managers and Directors, delivering sound generalist HR support to a medium/large sized business 

  • Confident written and verbal communication skills 

  • Ability to hold difficult conversations and make decisions quickly 

  • Strong interpersonal skills 

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple deadlines 

If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.