Head of HR Shared Services | Healthcare

Head of HR – Shared Services | Healthcare
Full Time – Permanent
Up to £80,000 pa (DOE), Car Allowance, plus Bonus Scheme

CCS | Compass Corporate Services are delighted to be working with a large, private health care provider during an exciting period of transformation within their HR team. They are looking for an ambitious and creative ‘Head of’ to lead, develop and be fully accountable for creating a robust HR Shared Services team.

As a member of the senior leadership team you will be working alongside the HR Director, wider HR directorate and the SLT to execute the Central Services strategy and plan which incorporates Employee Relations, Engagement & Wellbeing, Recruitment, Reward and Payroll.

You will be tasked with delivering measurable performance improvements. This is following on from the transformation project work that is currently underway; whilst Leading, motivating and developing a high performing team of Shared Service leads, ensuring they deliver against their job role and performance objectives through their teams.

The key to success in this job lies in your personal leadership style as well as your technical ability. The vision of the organisation is that their leaders do not operate behind closed doors and visibility is key across the entire business. You will be a well-rounded HR generalist and have the ability to inspire those around you with your ideas and solutions to problems, effectively challenging colleagues of all levels across the wider business for the benefit of the brand. Travel to London and other sites will be required from time to time.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a career defining move as you will be given full autonomy and accountability to shape the shared service proposition and position it as a leading function within the business.

We would be keen to speak to candidates who have significant leadership experience working with a brand where leadership skills and styles are a key focus. A back ground working within a shared service environment is highly advantageous.


  • CIPD Level 7 or equivalent
  • Experience working within sizeable a Shared Service environment
  • Full and valid driving licence
  • Ability to travel and work away from home
  • Previous experience of cross-leadership, with specific experience of driving and promoting accountability across an organisation
  • Healthcare background highly advantageous

To Apply
For further information and to apply please call Adam Hodges on 01273 027 910 or email ahodges@compassltd.co.uk

Compass Corporate services is a division of Compass Associates Ltd and are acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 worth of John Lewis Vouchers for each successful recommendation.

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