HR Manager Full or Part-Time

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Fixed term contract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1429275

 Job Description

Wiggle CRC are looking for an experienced HR person to join their team in a HR Management role on an 11 month FTC. Note: Both Full or Part-Time applicants will be considered


Wiggle CRC are looking for an experienced HR person to join their team in a HR Management role on a 12 month FTC.

Reporting to the CEO of WiggleCRC, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing all HR functions across four sites (professional and operational) with a combined headcount of 250, alongside managing a team of two HR colleagues. This is a maternity cover for a period of up to 12 months and ideally the candidate will be able to start mid October 2019 to enable a handover.

Key job roles:

  • Provide coaching and guidance to managers on policies and organisational change and challenges
  • Work alongside HR Manager within Wiggle, Portsmouth to ensure consistency of group HR related activities
  • Influence and lead on HR/change management projects and initiatives
  • Support the talent team with recruitment and selection requirements and delivery of an effective onboarding plan
  • Manage all employee relations casework including dispute resolutions, disciplinaries, grievances, absence, redundancy
  • Assist with the annual pay review process and continue to develop and promote the employee benefits offering
  • Support and guide managers with the performance management process – PIP/probation/mid year & annual PDR’s
  • Evolve and manage the HR line management training sessions
  • Continuously improve group policies and procedures and update in line with legislative requirements
  • Oversee effective employee communication strategy (including running site staff hub meetings)
  • Ensure compliance with annual monitoring obligations  
  • Support the ongoing development and implementation of HR initiatives and systems

Skills and Experience:

  • Candidate must have a university Degree in Human Resource Management or be CIPD qualified
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a Senior HR Business Partner/HR Manager role
  • 2 years’ experience in staff management
  • Strong employment law knowledge in GB & NI
  • Proven success in supporting and coaching line management
  • Self starter
  • Outstanding organisational and time-management abilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong working relationships
  • Problem-solving and decision-making aptitude


Why work for us?

We are always looking for talented individuals who are passionate about what they do. We offer some of the most rewarding career opportunities in sports retail and eCommerce. Our people are highly valued and thrive in a relaxed culture which encourages innovation and personal development.

What’s in it for you?

If working alongside some for the most creative people isn’t enough, we offer you:

Excellent career progression opportunities, 25 days annual leave, Staff discount, 5% pension contribution, company sporting events, smart casual dress code and a brilliant company culture.

What’s next?

Email a copy of your CV to our Recruitment Team. Why not stand out from the crowd and send us your cover letter to give us a better idea of who you are and why you want to join the team… #ComeJoinTheRide