HR Manager, EWM Group - Cardiff

Cardiff (Caerdydd)
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
IT, Recruitment
Contract Type
Company Overview EWM Group is a leading retailer in the UK with a portfolio including The Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Peacocks Stores, Ponden Home and Jane Norman. It’s an exciting and fast-paced environment to work in; we’re growing at a great rate and aim to be a leading multi-channel retailer, as we rapidly grow our channels whilst retaining our core company principals and family values. Summary We are looking for an experienced, commercial, HR Manager to be based in our Cardiff Head Office. As HR Manager you will be working closely with the HR Director whilst being responsible for overlooking the HR Department and ensuring HR practices and policies are adhered to across the EWM Group. Job Purpose · To implement the HR strategy across the Group of companies · Plan and develop the HR function within the organisation · Monitor performance against the HR strategy · Provide effective day to day leadership of the HR Department · To supervise the work of the HR team ensuring company policy and processes are followed at all times · Ensure a successful, equitable recruitment process in line with the organisation's equality & diversity and recruitment & selection policies to attract, recruit and induct skilled and experienced staff · To prepare for and attend Board Meetings as and when required Candidate Profile · Experience of working in a fast paced commercial business · Experience of dealing with TUPE, mergers and/or acquisitions. · Proven experience as an HR generalist at manager or senior advisor level. · Demonstrate knowledge of best practices in all areas of human resource management. · In depth knowledge of current UK employment law. · Excellent spoken and written English language skills. · Experience using Outlook, Excel, Word, and in-house systems. · Travel to other offices in the UK will be required Interested? We’d love to hear from you Company benefits include: 28 days paid holiday per year Colleague Discount with the EWM Group, which encompasses; Peacocks, Edinburgh Woollen Mill, Ponden Home & Jane Norman. Simply click “Apply” to submit a complete and up to date CV This job was originally posted as