Freedom Leisure

HR Manager - Lewes

Lewes, East Sussex
17 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

HR Manager –Freedom Leisure - up to £33201.95 + company car allowance

Freedom Leisure is one of the leading providers in the leisure industry The Company has enjoyed considerable growth and now manages 76 leisure facilities for a number of partners. Our people are at the heart of our business. From the top down we expect 100% commitment to providing excellent service to all our customers.

To support our ambitious growth strategy we are looking for an experienced HR manager who is passionate about delivering high standards of HR advice and guidance. We need you to provide a customer and commercially focussed generalist HR service across all Freedom Leisure Centres ensuring that credible, practical and legally compliant advice is provided and feeds into business success and objectives.

You will be responsible for offering specific HR advice and support on casework across a wide range of issues to managers, including employment law issues, employment terms conditions, performance and absence management, remuneration and business restructures.

  • CIPD qualified or equivalent experience
  • Educated to A Level standard or equivalent
  • Experience of working in a generalist HR role and dealing / managing casework
  • Extensive experience of employee relations
  • Managing a team of advisors and administrators
  • In depth knowledge and understanding of UK employment legislation including TUPE regulations
  • Understanding of payroll and pension administration

You will be confident and credible with the ability to influence others positively. We need you to have a flexible approach to meet the changing demands of the business. There are managerial responsibilities, so you must be able to motivate and inspire your team. This role is likely to involve frequent business travel and therefore the post-holder needs to be a car owner with a full driving licence.

Our vision is to maintain and improve its position as one of largest not for profit leisure trusts in the UK, operating sports, leisure and entertainment facilities for an expanding range of partners.

We are committed to providing roles that are rewarding for staff and that offer job satisfaction and the chance for progression. We ensure that the right person is recruited into the right job, with individual recruitment processes tailored to specific jobs in the organisation.

Freedom Leisure aim to be the employer of choice for those wishing to pursue a career in leisure.