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HR Director - London

£60,000 - £65,000 - Exhibitions & Conferences - Human Resources
Ref: 520 Date Posted: Wednesday 19 Apr 2017

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Opportunity for an experienced HR Director to join a sector-leading B2B publishing and exhibitions business based in central London. An ideal role for a strong character who can drive and deliver significant change within their business, foster a positive culture and develop a strong employer brand.

The Role

You’ll be leading the HR function for a business in need of a strong cultural guiding force during a period of growth and change. You’ll be running a small team of HR professionals, overseeing all day-to-day HR functions as well as devising and implementing talent strategy across the business

What you’ll be doing

  • Overseeing candidate attraction, training and development
  • Implementing and ensuring he success of performance monitoring and management systems
  • Recommending structures to encourage open communication
  • Advising on engagement and retention
  • Dealing with health and safety and the working environment
  • Adapting the organisation structure in response to both internal and market needs

What you’ll require:

  • You’ll need to be an experienced HR professional, ideally from an exhibitions, conferencing or live-events background
  • You’ll be an energetic, ‘up and coming’ strong character with the ability to quickly develop internal relationships and to lead and coach other business leaders within the management structure of the firm
  • You’ll need to be persuasive at senior-level and perceptive of cultural sensitivities

Why this is a great opportunity:

  • The salary on offer is circa £60,000 - £65,000
  • The business has been running over 650 events each year, ranging from exhibitions and summits to conferences, briefings and training courses as well as running two magazines. It has been in a consistent period of growth for a number of years and now employs approx 160 staff at various UK offices


This is a full-time position based in offices in central London

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