Human Resources Manager

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Contract Type
Fixed Term
£45,000 to £49,000 per year
Job Description

Friends of the Earth is a forward-thinking organisation that campaign for solutions to environmental problems. Over the last 45 years, we have lead many powerful and successful campaigns resulting in lasting change, from doorstep recycling in every town to five years without fracking, and much more besides.

Every one of our people is important to us and vital to us in achieving our goal; that by 2045 the next generation will enjoy an environment that’s getting better: a safer climate, flourishing nature, and healthy air, water and food.

One of our key strategic aims is to improve the performance, engagement and diversity of our people. That’s where you come in.

As Human Resources Manager, you will be work closely with the Head of People to execute the people strategy to deliver an organisational culture of high performance, employee engagement and continuous improvement of HR best practices and processes across the organisation.

The ideal candidate will be an ambitious and experienced HR professional from a strong HR generalist background, with extensive experience in managing employee relation issues from start to end, have HR project/change management and policy writing experience, and is able to work closely with mid managers and senior Directors, going above and beyond in delivering of objectives.

This role offers autonomy across all areas of HR. Candidates must be creative and solution-focused with ability to manage multiple priorities, be able to coach and advise on difficult situations, be a strong influencer with exceptional communication and inter-personal skills.

Closing date: Wednesday 4th September 2019 (23:59)

We offer a competitive range of benefits, good work/life balance, excellent learning and development opportunities and a vibrant organisational culture.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are especially keen to encourage applications from people currently under-represented in the environment movement.

Friends of the Earth is an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, provide resources and information, and drive real solutions to the environmental problems facing us all.




Additional Documentation
Closing Date
4 September 2019