Ref: Lookers Head Office

Location Manchester
Closing date 01/01/2018

ER Manager

Excellent Basic Salary & market leading benefits

Here at Lookers we are proud to represent more than 30 leading car manufacturers. Offering our customers a wide variety of new, nearly new and used cars and vans, with dealerships located throughout England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Ireland.

In line with the growth and development of Lookers, our HR Department has recently transitioned into a strategic function with the appointment of a Group People Director and a Leadership Team focused on supporting and developing operational excellence across the entire of the business.

With this strategic objective in mind, we are looking to recruit an ER manager, that has the experience and drive to help transition our business away from a high reliance on HR for ER support to empowering our managers to be highly self-sufficient in this area.

Reporting directly into the Head of HR Operations, you will be tasked with,

  • Reducing the tolerance towards ER issues within the business
  • Revising policies and procedures
  • Developing a HR Toolkit for managers (with Project Management Support)
  • Developinga case management system to ensure resolution to all issues
  • Support the People Admin team with first line support – identifying development gaps
  • Helping to creating a team of operational managers within the business that can facilitate ER related meetings
  • Responding to tribunal claims
  • Creating and negotiating settlement agreements and COT3
  • Liaising with insurers

This role will help to drive a real change to how our business operates, so to be successful in it you’ll need to be a self-starter with the resilience, strength and enthusiasm to support these positive changes. We’re also a growing HR team, so you’ll need to have the skills to build great relationship across the wider team and whole business.

When it comes to your knowledge of employment law, throughout the UK, Northern Ireland and Ireland you’ll be well versed in these areas, having already worked in a position where you have managed a high volume of ER matters across these geographies.

In return for your hard work, we provide the opportunity of a long term career path working alongside and as part of a driven and dedicated team. On offer are exceptional opportunities for development, ongoing investment in training and a market leading salary and benefits package.

Interested in finding out more? Please feel free to contact us, or send your CV to our recruitment team today

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