HR Manager - Distribution


Job Details


Distribution Centre: Harlow

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time

Closing Date

14/11/2018 12:00

About this amazing opportunity...

You’ll be supporting the Distribution Teams in achieving its objectives by providing a comprehensive HR service, ensuring best practises and Company policies and procedures are implemented and maintained.

Supporting the HRBP and Distribution Managers to improve; key performance indicators such as labour turnover, performance, absence levels, succession planning, suspensions and reducing costs to the business

About You …….

It goes without saying that you will have the ability to create influential relationships and have a strong relationship with Management Teams and Trade Unions. There are no two days the same in HR so every day is different so you’ll have the ability to roll up your sleeves and get stuck in. You’ll be responsible to a deliver a proactive and responsive generalist HR service to the Harlow Distribution Centre. 

Day in the Life of …..


Naturally you will support and coach local Management teams in the successful development and implementation of operational HR best practice. 


You will always review and implement cost efficient HR service, and deliver on quality focussed HR process. Using the MI available to you will analyse issues; evaluate options and give managers possible solution and likely consequences to matters in relation to resourcing, selection, development, employee relations and employment law.


What you’ll need on your CV…

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in HR Advisor role or HR Manager looking for a new career, with sound employee relations and case management experience
  • Strong practical knowledge of UK employment legislation
  • Degree educated or equivalent HR experience; CIPD qualified
  • Highly organised, able to prioritise and great attention to detail
  • Confident with the ability to communicate and engage at all levels
  • A desire to thrive in a role that requires a positive, proactive and flexible attitude towards change.
  • Desirable experience of working in a large volume fast paced shared central service environment

We're a fantastic company to work for and. Here at Poundland you'll be an important part of a growing UK retailer, get the opportunity to work with hardworking dedicated colleagues and also other usual benefits including the chance to further your HR career.



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HR Manager - Distribution