Director of Human Resources & Organisational Development

Sheffield, South Yorkshire (GB)
28 Sep 2017
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27 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Sheffield Hallam University
Director of Human Resources & Organisational Development

Sheffield Hallam is one of the UK’s largest, most dynamic universities. Located at the heart of a great city and with a new Strategic Plan we are well-placed to make a genuinely distinctive contribution to the world. Our mission is simple: we transform lives; shaping futures through outstanding teaching and learning and by providing practical solutions to real world problems. 

With over 31,500 students and 4,400 staff, the people agenda is central to these ambitions and we are now seeking to appoint an outstanding Director of Human Resources & Organisational Development. A key member of the University Leadership Team, the successful candidate will have significant HR & OD leadership experience gained within a large, complex, people intensive organisation. S/he will possess a proven track record of pursuing creative strategies that deliver progressive organisational change, building capability, engaging and getting the best from our staff and promoting a genuinely diverse and inclusive workplace.

Our ambition is to be the world’s leading applied university, achieving outstanding outcomes for our students, and showing the world what a university genuinely focused on transforming lives can achieve. If you share our ambition and values and have the skills and experience we are seeking we would be keen to hear from you.

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Closing date: Friday 27th October at 5pm