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Head of HR / HR Director Recruitment
Novo Executive Search


Head of HR / HR Director Executive Search & Headhunting Specialists

Let our team search, identify, and recruit top HR talent for your organisation.

Importance of The Head of HR / HR Director Role

The role of the HR leader in today’s business environment is essential to the sustained growth and success of an organisation.

As the business landscape continues to evolve, the HR leader will play a crucial role in aligning the organisation’s human capital with its business goals, fostering a flexible workforce, and implementing strategic workforce planning, performance evaluations and retraining programs. The HR leader is instrumental to solidifying a strong corporate culture while promoting employee satisfaction, and streamlining organisational structure to improve overall efficiency.

Appointing the right HR professional will ensure your business operates in accordance with its values and purpose and is proactive in its talent attraction and ability to retain and adequately compensate and reward the best people in line with its business objectives.

At Novo, we know selecting outstanding talent is the most enduring form of competitive advantage. Our HR executive search consultants can help your business identify and recruit human resources leaders with a proven track record of exceptional vision, leadership, and innovative thinking helping to add real value to your business and drive forward its success.

Our executive search methodology provides access to a vast pool of high-calibre HR leaders. With a focus on identifying and targeting relevant companies, we analyse organisational structures and proactively identify the most suitable candidates for your business.

Head of HR / HR Director Skills Needed Include:

  • Strong leadership skills and decision-making abilities
  • Compliance knowledge
  • Business acumen
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Strategic thinking
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Interpersonal and relationship-building skills
  • Proficiency in using HR-related software and technology

At Novo, our team of executive search consultants is committed to identifying and selecting candidates who surpass our clients’ expectations and make a valuable and beneficial impact on their organisations.

Novo’s Head of HR / HR Director Recruitment sector experts can help you identify & attract your next exceptional executive.

Our Head of HR / HR Director Executive Search Services

As one of the leading Executive Search firms in the UK, Novo is well placed to find your next Head of HR / HR Director.

Our team of highly experienced consultants work across a broad range of sectors and are specialists at recruiting top notch C-Suite talent.

Able to work in strict confidence, our team will search, identify, and recruit your ideal Head of HR / HR Director.

Through our years of experience, our team can handle the entire process from start to finish, working to rigorous standards and with a highly systemised approach.

Contact Novo for a confidential discussion about your Head of HR / HR Director recruitment needs.

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    Head of HR / HR Director Specialist
    Jo Watkins Director

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Our Head of HR / HR Director Executive Search Specialists

Dale Perrett
Founding Director

Dale is one of the Founding Directors of Novo Executive Search and Selection. He is part of the Novo leadership team that drives the business. He remains passionate about working with clients on a daily basis delivering executive search assignments. Dale has a breadth of experience successfully working across many sectors.

George Woodward

George is an experienced director and key member of Novo Executive Search’s leadership team and is integral in driving forward its growth into the future. With a breadth of UK and global executive search experience spanning over 15 years, George has an outstanding track record in assisting numerous businesses, ranging from owner-managed SMEs and mid-size companies to FTSE clients, helping them source exceptional talent to fill executive positions within their organisations. George works closely with his clients to identify and recruit high calibre professionals for board and senior management roles. His executive recruitment skills, insightful decision-making, and ambition for his clients’ success are second to none.

Jon Hollier
Founding Director

Jon is a Founding Director of Novo Executive Search & Selection. Beyond establishing and developing Novo, his extensive experience covers a wide range of disciplines across commercial and the third sectors. Jon has delivered a significant number of executive search assignments across the UK and internationally throughout his 20 year career.

Peter Tucker
Founding Director

Peter was part of the team that set up Novo in 2003 and has now been running research based assignments for over 20 years. This experience covers a wide range of sectors and companies but would class the following as particular specialities: sales and marketing, sport and manufacturing.

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