The role of HR BP is responsible for providing HR leadership, deployment of the business People Strategy & Plan and management of delivery of HR services to meet requirements and objectives for a project, business unit or area of the business. This role will support areas of the business in Continental Europe and the Middle East.
What you'll be doing
Contributes to the project, business unit or area of the business strategy and strategic direction to meet business objectives and requirements.
Contributes to the development of the business People Strategy and implements and ensures alignment of the Strategy with business requirements and objectives.
Aligns HR schemes and solutions with the business requirements and objectives and ensures successful embedding of enterprise and business HR schemes and initiatives in the project, business unit or area of the business.
Ensures a translation of the business People Strategy and Plan and provides market/business insights to inform development of the business People Plan.
Ensures alignment and delivery of HR solutions provided by CoE SME's, HR Shared Services and 3rd parties with project, business unit or area of the business objectives and requirements.
Coordinates, aligns and leverages the HR function and resources, within the business, the CoE and HR Shared Services to deliver the business People Plan.
Sponsors, leads, drives and ensures delivery of complex business change projects, ensures alignment with People Strategy and Plan, and realisation of business and People Plan benefits/objectives.
Responds to Tier 3 queries that are of a strategic or brand reputational nature or may adversely impact on the top executive management of the business.
Review and development of in country policies and HR processes specific to Europe and Middle Eastern regions.
Working with third parties to establish implementation of HR processes aligned to local employment law.
What we're looking for
European HR experience including France. Experience of Germany, Spain, Belgium and the Middle East is desirable but not essential.
Business fluent in French and English.
An understanding of HR systems, theories and practices pertaining to the People Strategy and plan, and activities of the business. Ability to lead the HR Function within a business through the deployment of a wide range of HR techniques.
Ability to translate strategy into action creating winning solutions and output for the business. Able to influence development of corporate policy and adapt and deploy for local implementation, and ability to integrate, set targets, and co-ordinate activity across business units.
Understands the complexities and subtleties of the business area supported, including understanding of scale, complexity, sensitivity, ambiguity, risk or strategic impact.
An effective communicator, able to manage messages into multiple audience, and collaborates with internal and external stakeholders.
Understanding of the markets in which BAE Systems operates in including, competitors, customers, technologies and trends. Requires an understanding of customer and customer requirements plus an awareness of industry approaches and standards.
Excellent analytical skills. Can make evaluative judgments of both factual and qualitative information drawn from a variety of sources.
Degree in HR / Business and / or CIPD.
About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
We use our intelligence-led insights to help defend Governments, Nations and Societies from cyber-attacks and financial crime. Our customers depend on our evolving capabilities to help them safely grow their organisations. Our unprecedented access to threat intelligence, world-leading analysts and market-leading technology means we can help them to adapt, evolve and stay ahead of the criminals.
Division overview: Corporate Functions
At BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, we pride ourselves in being a leader in the cyber defence industry, and the business could not operate without all the dedicated work of our Corporate Functions teams. From Finance & Operations through Communications & Marketing, to HR and Site Operations and more, our Corporate Functions enable our divisions to implement ground-breaking digital transformations and crucial defence software. As part of Corporate Functions, you will be supporting and partnering with our global business from the backline, being a strategic advisor within your specialist area, and ensuring the business runs smoothly and efficiently. We all have a role to play in defending our clients; and this is yours.
Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. We are proud to have an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.
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