Salary: £36- 42k per annum + benefits
Location: South East
Job type: Permanent, full time
We are looking to appoint a dynamic and forward-thinking People and Culture Manager, who is passionate about our ministry aims, to take the lead on the HR function for Samaritan’s Purse and also to support its sister organisation the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
As a member of the Senior Management Team this role would potentially suit a senior HR professional looking for a step up into a leadership position.
As an experienced and strategic HR professional you will have a good understanding of the environment in which we operate and the challenges we face to create effective people strategies, whilst also supporting our Christian values and ethos.
Your remit will involve coaching managers on leadership and structure, identifying and resolving key people issues, maximising individual and team performance and taking the HR lead during periods of organisational change, whilst bringing practical HR knowledge into every stage of the employee lifecycle.
With highly developed skills in resourcing, organisational design and conflict resolution, you will be a natural relationship builder with real vision and the drive and determination to bring about measurable results. Although experience, capability and Christian maturity with a passion for our ministry aims are more important than qualifications, it is likely that you will have a relevant post-graduate qualification, or equivalent professional membership.
We offer an attractive benefits package including 28 days of annual leave in addition to UK statutory public holidays, pension scheme of up to 8% employer contribution and life assurance.
Due to the nature and/or context of this post the successful candidate will need to be a committed Christian able to fully commit to our Statement of Faith.
Please note we are only able to consider applicants who are currently fully eligible to work in the UK.
Closing date: 19th December 2016 5pm
All applicants to submit their CV with covering letter highlighting relevant skills and attributes, as outlined in the Person Specification.
All applicants will be sent a copy of our Christian Ethos Statement and Statement of Faith. Due to the occupational requirement associated with this role, agreement with this will be necessary in order to be considered for this position. These Statements can also be found on our website.
You will note from our Role Profile that Samaritan’s Purse is considering a re-location. For further information in respect to this and any other aspect of the position or ministry, please feel able to contact our General Manager directly for an informal and confidential discussion.