Director of Human Resources

Oct 25, 2019
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Nov 25, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Director of Human Resources

Imperial College London

Salary: Competitive

Imperial College London is one of the world’s leading science-focused universities, committed to making advances in research and education and lasting contributions to society. A global institution in outlook and reach, Imperial has three faculties: Engineering, Medicine and Natural Sciences – as well as the Imperial College Business School, and an annual turnover of circa £1 billion. It is home to a global community of 17,500 students and 8,500 dedicated staff.

The Director will play a key role in the College’s continued success, leading a HR function that is proactive, nimble, and customer-centric, and responsive to developments in the national, political, and higher education landscape, enabling Imperial to continue to be a major player on the global stage. Reporting to the Provost, you will provide strategic counsel to the College and the Board and lead a team of 130 people, with a budget of just over £6 million.

We are looking for people who are passionate about Imperial’s mission and bring a track record of successful and dynamic human resources leadership in an organisation of significant complexity and scale. They will have experience of leading a high-performing team, and working with intelligence and creativity to deliver results that support strategic objectives and improve every dimension of staff experience.

An executive search exercise is being undertaken by Perrett Laver who will support the College in identifying the widest possible field of qualified candidates and assist in their assessment against the requirements for the role.

To apply, or to download further information on the required qualifications, skills and experience for the role, please visit quoting reference 4406. The closing date for applications is Monday 25th November 2019.

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