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Job ID6928BR
Job TitleTalent and Engagement Manager
Position TypePermanent
Business BrandMultiple Brands
DepartmentPeople
LocationBradford
SalaryUp to £45,000 dependent on experience + Bonus, Car/Car Allowance, Pension & Onsite Gym
About Us

A great history, an exciting future!

The question that we are often challenged with is who are we? And what do we do?


Provident Financial Group is a FTSE100 company that is made up of Provident, Satsuma Loans, Moneybarn and Vanquis Bank. We are the UK's leading supplier of personal credit products to customers who might have trouble obtaining credit elsewhere. We are proud of the reputation we have built over the past 130 years, by looking after our millions of customers in a clear, honest and responsible way.

We are on a continuous journey to shape the future of our business: continuing the evolution of our Home Credit business and achieving our ambition to become the first choice in home credit and online loans.

We provide our colleagues with fantastic opportunities including personal development and the freedom to voice their ideas, plans and strategies to help shape our business.

So why choose us? We put our customers at the heart of everything that we do, offer fantastic career development opportunities and can provide a friendly and fun environment in West Yorkshire!

We have come a long way but we have an incredible future ahead of us. How could you be a part of this?

About the Role

Here at Provident, we are currently looking for a Talent & Engagement Manager to join our Talent, Engagement & Diversity Team, which forms part of the wider HR function, on a permanent basis. This is a unique and exciting opportunity, where, reporting into the Senior Talent & Engagement Manager, you will play a pivotal role in transforming the business to become the first choice employer for talented people and to leverage a diverse, inclusive, engaged workforce to deliver outstanding business results.

You will support the creation and delivery of an integrated talent management strategy, including identifying effective development interventions and devising robust succession plans.

You will take the lead role on the formation of the colleague engagement strategy, including the running of a colleague engagement survey, partnering with the business in devising action plans to leverage our strengths and focus on improvement opportunities. You will also be responsible for our Colleague Voice, the organisation's collective employee consultation forum. As an individual who thrives on accountability and being able to deliver things from scratch, you will also have responsibility for a number of exciting HR programmes, including a new colleague wellbeing programme and a career pathways programme.

Skills and Experience

We pride ourselves on the service and value we bring to our customers and are looking for someone who is passionate about talent and engagement and either has experience of working within an HR Centre of Excellence as a talent management and or/development specialist, or someone from an HR generalist background who has significant experience in talent management as a Business Partner/HR Manager.

We are looking for an innovative, self-starter who has a proven track record of designing initiatives from scratch and leading them through to implementation with a strong customer centric approach. You will work alongside senior stakeholders within HR and the wider business and build and manage relationships with our external partners. You will be also be responsible for coaching and development an Engagement Consultant.

This is a fast-paced and challenging environment, where people are expected to deliver and take responsibility. In return, your hard work and commitment is well rewarded, and you will enjoy working in a very progressive business where your work is highly valued.

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI)
Provident is one of a select group of forward thinking organisations that have signed up for the National Equality Standard (NES). The NES provides a cultural assessment through the lens of diversity. It looks across all 9 protected characteristics set out in the Equality Act 2010 to ensure true inclusion in the workplace. The NES adopts a pragmatic & holistic approach to Equality Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) and achieving it will enable Provident to showcase our business as leaders in this field.

Updated27-03-2017