HR Business Partner

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics and Supply Chain , Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits

  • Contact:

    Stephanie McCleery

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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HR Business Partner, Manufacturing
£55,000 - £60,000 + bonus
Cambridge area

An exciting opportunity to work for an international manufacturing business to be based on site in the Cambridge area.

You will be responsible for all HR on-site of around 300 employees, mostly blue collar production, engineering and drivers but also a small population of office workers

A hybrid working model of 2 days on site but more if needed, the business is leading the way in an agile operation, sustainability and implementing new processes.


  • Working closely with the site General Managers and employees to be the first point of contact for all HR queries and enquiries
  • Being responsible for all ER cases, policy and process enquiries, learning and coaching, trade union negotiations, and day to day projects and initiatives
  • You will be proactive in resolving escalated problems and enquiries, using your own initiative to resolve
  • Implement well being, D&I and other initiatives
  • Work closely with management to implement and drive the HR agenda forward
  • Report on data and update employee information
  • Recruit new starters, managing on average 10 roles and working closely with the TA team and share service centre for more senior level roles
  • Support line managers with succession planning, performance reviews and identify training needs
  • Manage internal and external relationships (Trade Union) and monitor engagement and support with implementing new projects


  • You will be a HR Business Partner and have experience working in a fast paced and demanding environment
  • You will be able to push back, negotiate, influence and drive initiatives forward across the site.
  • Experience working in Manufacturing and with a blue collar workforce
  • You will have a CIPD qualification, have strong employment law knowledge and have experience working with trade unions
  • Experience working with a large business and working closely with key stakeholders
  • You'll be passionate about your work, driven, enjoy making a difference and be a proactive and able to prioritise your workload

To be considered please apply online

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