Workforce Planning and Headcount Manager - HR

  1. Full Time
  2. HR/ Human Resources
Posting date:20 Mar, 2020

Location: London, Paddington

In this role you will deliver insights to drive greater organisational efficiency and support headcount & employment cost governance globally. Work closely with the HR Heads, HR Business Partner and Finance community to build the budgeting requirements for a Group Function.

With us you will...
-Contribute to developing and delivering the Strategic Workforce Planning process in the organisation
-Drive analytics and automation of key initiatives on Headcount & EC reporting
-Develop the approach and project manage Annual Budget and Organisational Health-check process, including shaping the metrics used to benchmark and analyse the organisation to measure its health and effectiveness (e.g. bands, spans, layers metrics and headcount)
-Execute the annual organisational health-check for a Group Function. This includes; process planning, stakeholder alignment, gathering data insights and analytics, support with building the budget review pack and story line, optimise process and analytics, educates on an ongoing basis the key stakeholders. This deep dive analysis of organisation shape and key organisational metrics assists HR Heads in building the action plan in the following year. Manage the process aligned to Finance
-Provide the HR Leaders and HRBP community continuing support with OE Metrics and Headcount & Employment Cost management 
-Grade new roles using Willis Towers Watson grading methodology, roles analysis, role profiles and organisation designs


It would be nice if you have...
-Impact and influence – ability to influence senior level managers 
-Strong analytical skills. Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills and strong attention to detail is essential
-Strong communication skills – verbal and written – simple style
-Able to maintain a high level of personal credibility and excellent working relationships with senior HR leaders and Finance
-Financial acumen – understanding of how financial management accounting relates to organisational efficiency
-Experience in the field of Organization Effectiveness, Organization Development etc.
-Proficient in MS Excel
-Preferred previous experience with job grading methodology
-Project management 
-Knowledge of Financial KPIs impacting HR Strategy & Governance
-Knowledge of HR/Finance IT Systems


What’s in it for you?
-28 days holiday (with the option to buy orsell 5 days) plus public holidays
-Flexible working
-Pension matching scheme of up to 10%
-5 paid days leave for charity projects
-MyChoices portal - cycle to work scheme, 100’sof retail discounts, shares and salary sacrifice schemes
-Vodafone family and friends discount
-Interest free commuter loan
-Global parental leave policy for all newparents coming in 2020 which includes 16 weeks fully paid leave andupon returning to work, new parents can work part-time hours for 6 monthswhilst being paid their full-time salary
-Access to Vodafone University and LinkedInLearning


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