Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world.
This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections.
Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
How you'll make an impactOur Director of People Experience, UK and EMEA will be accountable for the delivery of the People Experience (PX)across the UK and EMEA business.
A strong technical people leader and HR specialist this role will provide PX Business Partnering support to the UK Managing Director as well as lead the UK PX team.
This role is a key part of the Global People Experience leadership team and is a hands on role, you will love working in the business as well as mentoring, coaching and growing the team.
Driving and leading to our team principles you will shape a team that embodies these : - Doing the fundamentals flawlessly.
Our ability to add strategic value, build trust and be regarded as credible is built on our flawless delivery of the fundamentals.
Geographically agnostic we work consistently across our sites. Our customers know how we work, what to expect from us and who to engage with.
Above all we will be #Human.What you'll do- Play a key role in helping drive and deliver on the global PX strategy and UK strategy- Support the UK Managing Director on all people related matters and provide support and coaching to the in-country UK lead team - Ensure our customers are clear on how we work and understand what to expect from us- Identify our unique skills and team gaps, build development plans to ensure we have the capability across the team to deliver our strategy and model in a #Human way- Make sure everyone in the team knows how they fit in to deliver accomplish our goals- Ensure that we are aligned and working as one team seamlessly across our sites and with our global PX team.
Why Xero?At Xero we support many types of flexible working arrangements that allow you to balance your work, your life and your passions.
We offer a great remuneration package with benefits that support a range of lifestyle choices and requirements and the opportunity to participate in Xero’s success through our Long Term Incentive scheme.
Xero has rapidly expanding offices in London, Milton Keynes and Manchester and our work environment encourages continuous improvement and career development.
Our collaborative and inclusive culture is one we’re immensely proud of. We know that a diverse workforce is a strength that enables businesses, including ours, to better understand and serve customers, attract top talent and innovate successfully.
We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, and Disability Confident committed. So, from the moment you step through our doors, you’ll feel welcome and supported to do the best work of your life.
Milton Keynes, UK / Business Services People Experience / Fixed Term