HR Business Partner

  • Location

    Ipswich, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering, Oil & Energy

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  • Salary:

    £35350 - £46700 per annum + 13% pension, 25 days holiday, bonus

  • Contact:

    Stephanie McCleery

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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HR Business Partner, Hands on Generalist role.

4 day week

£36k - £47k + benefits including bonus, 13.5% pension, 25 days holiday

Based in between Ipswich / Norwich

Working 4 days a week; 7.25am to 5.00pm, 2 days at home 2 days on site, (opportunity to work 5 days if preferred)

This is a really exciting opportunity to work in an HR Business Partner role for a large energy business, You will partner with the leadership teams and senior managers on site of around 120 employees.

Reporting into an Area HRBP who covers a number of sites means that you are working autonomously on a day to day basis and have full responsibility for everything HR related, this is a role you can really add value to as there is the opportunity to implement initiatives and work on projects too.

It is a great step up from a Senior HR Advisor role, or for a current HRBP looking to make a move


  • Provide support, guidance and advice to the senior leaders and Managers at site.
  • Coordinate learning and development and courses where necessary with external providers as well as providing coaching and recommending suitable programmes for development
  • Work closely with Head Office on recruitment for the site
  • Support implementation of new policy and processes, continually improving and adding value.
  • Support managers with all natures of employee relations, liaising and working with union representatives
  • Employee engagement, identify areas where initiatives can add value and implement, address where necessary
  • Work with Management and external providers to deliver metal health and well being initiatives
  • manage and monitor compliance alongside managers and leaders in the n business
  • Be the first point of contact for the site, deal with other ad hoc queries and questions, be the go to person and form strong relationships with the site.


  • You will be a strong HR generalist and enjoy being the go to person
  • Experience working in an engineering / manufacturing or similar blue and white collar environment
  • Experience working with Trade Unions required
  • You will be CIPD qualified
  • Strong employment law knowledge and about to understand how to mitigate risk
  • Strong Business Partnering experience or you will be a strong HR Advisor ready to take the next step in your career.

If this is of interest, please apply online to be considered.

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