Head of Human Resources

On Application
06 April 2017
02 May 2017
Position / level
Department Head, Professional
Contract Type
Full Time

Belfast is fast becoming one of the most attractive cities in the UK and Ireland to live, work, study and visit. At Belfast City Council we have embarked on a programme of transformational change to deliver on our ambition for the city and our commitment to providing modern, integrated, high quality and cost effective front-line services.

This senior management appointment demands an enabler of change, who will be responsible for the functional leadership of an experienced, multi-disciplinary HR team and the implementation of a diverse range of HR programmes. These will include the alignment of our people to a changing operating model, building leadership capability, identification of talent, creation of succession plans and enhancement of employee engagement levels. With a remit across the full employee value proposition and working in support of the council’s strategic leadership team, this role also requires the ability to influence across organisational boundaries.

As a practical and pragmatic HR practitioner it is expected that you will have a track record of influencing and operating at a senior level, delivering a customer focused, results driven professional HR service in a unionised environment, combined with experience of negotiating on the complexities of transformational change.

To request an application form and candidate briefing document including full job description and personnel specification - Click APPLY and quote ref: 17010.

For a confidential discussion about the role please contact Claire McKee or Joanne McAuley during working hours on +44 (0) 28 9072 5750.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 10am, Tuesday 2nd May 2017.

Clarendon Executive is acting as an employment agency on behalf of Belfast City Council for this role. Belfast City Council is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. If you have a disability or your first language is not English, please call the council helpline on 028 9027 0640. The information can be provided in other formats.

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