People & HR Manager

About the role

Location: The Pig Hotel, Brockenhurst Beaulieu Road, Brockenhurst

Hours: Full Time, Up to £40,000 PA (DOE)

People & HR Manager – Southwest

Location: This role is based out of our Head Office - Lyndhurst, Hampshire with the occasional option to work from home.

Travel: Applicants must have the ability to travel to all hotel sites within the Southwest region on a regular basis as a core part of the role.

Salary: up to £40,000 PA (DOE)

Hours: Full time, Monday to Friday

We are on the hunt for a People/HR Manager who would rather be in the Kitchen chatting to our chefs than sitting behind a desk. You will need to be energetic and engaging and love nothing more than getting to know everyone around you.

In this role you will need to have significant experience in HR and CIPD qualifications as the main purpose of the role is to provide collaborative, engaging support to the hotel operational managers in all people related areas. Championing THE PIG culture and values, ensuring talent development and retention remains a key focus, making THE PIGs an employer of choice.

You will support, guide and lead where necessary, on all aspects of ER within your region, and will need the relevant experience to do so.

This role will take responsibility for the Southwest region Dorset to Cornwall, currently covering 4 hotel sites with new openings and locations on the horizon. You will be working as part of the wider People Team alongside the People Manager East, to be recruited in early 2023.


The role’s primary focus:

  • Taking a leading role within your region to seek out and develop talent within the teams.
  • Support, guide and lead where necessary, on all aspects of employment law, policy and process within your region.
  • To ensure our people are offered an opportunity to grow within the company.
  • Engaging with the hotel management to nominate candidates for apprenticeships, our Budding Entrepreneur scheme and other accredited training.
  • Actively involved in recruitment and onboarding activities (lead by the recruitment team), especially during a hotel new opening.

Experience & Skills:

  • Significant demonstrable experience in a similar People/HR role.
  • Experience of supporting and leading aspects of ER.
  • CIPD qualification and significant proven knowledge of employment law.
  • Ability to develop meaningful relationships.
  • Resilient and adaptable to change.
  • A natural people person who is confident, engaging, and approachable.
  • Creative, Independent and a passion for people.
  • Willing to think outside of the box.

A background in hospitality is advantageous. This role is ideally suited to someone special who finds comfort in a busy kitchen as much as a meeting room, who stands out from the crowd (preferably in wellies) and thrives in a unique, interesting, and people focused position.

We are dedicated to making THE PIGs an inspiring, exciting, and fun place to work and in return for your hard work you can expect something a little different:

  • Numerous retail discounts via our Perkbox Scheme.
  • Discounted room rates and complimentary staff stays across our group.
  • Discounted food, beverage, and spa days across our group.
  • Paid annual leave.
  • commitment to providing craft and accredited training to all staff.
  • Meals on duty, including Head Office.
  • On-site staff parking

To view our full range of perks, visit our ‘What we can do for you’ section on our career’s webpage: jobs.thepighotel.com

We are proud to have grown our group throughout the recent difficulties faced within our industry. With new openings upon the horizon, it’s a wonderful time to join us for a sustainable future.

The Pig Hotel, Brockenhurst Beaulieu Road

People & HR Manager – SouthwestLocation: This role is based out of our Head Office - Lyndhurst, Hampshire with the occasional option to work from home.Travel: Applicants must have the…

  • Full Time
  • 29 August 2022