National HR Manager

  • Location

    Sydney, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Law firms

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    + Super + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Roxane Sexton

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Our client is a globally renowned firm experiencing strong growth in the Australian market.

Working closely with the Head of HR APAC and the local leadership team, this is a high profile opportunity to lead the HR function nationally. You will develop strategic people initiatives to help the business achieve their objectives and manage the end-to-end operations of the employee life cycle.

Joining a global HR team & with the support of a HR Advisor & Coordinator, you will have the opportunity to utilise global/regional programs & resources as required.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Be the first point of contact for Partners and helping them to achieve their people goals for their teams
  • Be proactive in terms of addressing the 'big ticket' items for Australia e.g. driving the D&I agenda/ mental health & wellbeing/ talent/ leadership development
  • Coach & mentor a HR Advisor & HR Coordinator
  • Ensure the successful delivery of the people calendar
  • Take responsibility for ER matters for the Australia business
  • Know and be able to advise on Australian employment legislation changes e.g. legal service award changes
  • Build strong relationships with the leaders across the business & work closely with the APAC HR Leader to drive the people strategy for the region

You will have:

  • Strong HR Generalist experience, either HR Manager level or as a HR Business Partner looking to take a step up
  • Professional services / law firm experience essential
  • Demonstrated background in a HR Operations role with proven aptitude to see the big picture

To apply now, please follow the link. For any questions, or for a confidential career conversation, please reach out to or call Roxane on 0439 333 318.

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