World Animal Protection
Global Head of Human Resources
London, Farringdon Circa £60,000 per annum
Global Head of Human Resources – The Role
Delivering our mission cannot be done without our people around the world. They lead our cause with their expertise, enterprise and influence. This role is key to ensuring that our people feel inspired, motivated and empowered every day. At World Animal Protection we are passionate about our people. To advance the delivery of this agenda we are looking for a Global Head of HR with relentless energy who can support the organisation as we move into a new strategic period post 2020.
Having an aligned and positive high performing culture is vital to us delivering our best to protect animals. Working closely with the Global People Director you will lead strategic initiatives to deliver HR aspects of our People Strategy with the aim of transforming World Animal Protection into a world class employer.
You won’t be alone. You will provide leadership and strategic direction to an excellent HR team that values the employee and the organisation. You will ensure they are equipped to support colleagues and continue to be viewed as trusted partners in delivering the organisations goals as we enter a new strategic direction.
This is a unique opportunity to work in a truly exciting and challenging position for an employer that is passionate about the topical global issue of animal welfare. Join us and help move the world to protect animals.
Head of Human Resources – Requirements
How to Apply
If you want to be part of our dynamic organisation and help us move the world to protect animals then please send us a copy of your CV, salary expectation and cover/motivation letters addressing your skills and experience relative to the role to us via the link.
Closing date: midnight 1 st December 2019
Due to the large volume of applications that we receive, we will not be acknowledging receipt of your application. If you do not hear from us within 3 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.
World Animal Protection is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone regardless of their background.
The successful candidate must have permission to work in the position location by the start of their employment.
Who are we?
We are World Animal Protection.
For over 50 years we have moved the world to protect animals.
We protect animals because we believe a sustainable future for the planet can only be achieved if both animals and people are part of the solution.
We stop the exploitation of wild animals for entertainment and profit. We protect pets and working animals in communities across the globe. We campaign for better farm animal welfare and fight against factory farming. We also help animals when disaster strikes.
Our vision is a world where animals live free from suffering. We are working to help people to see how important animals are to all of us.
We are determined to influence decision makers to put animals on the global agenda and inspire people to change animals’ lives for the better. Today we’re working on projects to end animal suffering by helping governments and communities to protect and care for their animals.
Why Work for us?
We move the world to protect animals globally but there are many other reasons to join our organisation. We are a truly global organisation with offices in Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Costa Rica, Denmark, India, Kenya, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Sweden, Thailand, UK and USA. We employ over 380 people globally covering campaigns, media, fundraising, operations, finance, administration and human resources.
As well as competitive employee benefits we want our employees to grow with us and build their careers within World Animal Protection and therefore encourage internal applications. We have a strong track record of offering existing staff promotions as well as secondments and position changes within the organisation.