Head Of People Experience & Transformation - David Jones

Head Of People Experience & Transformation - David Jones

Country Road Group | victoria, VIC, AU

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Description

Head of People Experience & Transformation - David JonesCollaborating with exec leaders and HR BP teams, lead the design and transformative delivery of the David Jones People Experience strategy.
The role
As David Jones embarks on its ambitious and customer lead Vision 2025 + transformation journey, the Head of People Experience & Transformation will be critical to the delivery of a multifaceted people strategy. Reporting to the GM People, this newly reshaped role will be responsible for designing and delivering a people experience road map that incorporates embedding our aspirational cultural vision, reshaping key moments in the employee lifecycle and driving an uplift in organisational wide capability. With a commitment to create careers that inspire like no other, you will be play a crucial role in coaching our senior leaders to deliver change programs that underpin our transformation agenda while ensuring increased people engagement across our organisation.
Based in Melbourne with a hybrid mix of time in the office and from home, this role will suit an experienced, highly talented, driven and commercially astute HR professional passionate about the experience people have in the workplace.
Key responsibilities include
Design and deliver multiple programs of work aligned to enhance the employee experience from hire to re-hire
Design and deliver culture and capability interventions within the roadmap
In collaboration, diagnose and develop the key principles that underpin our change approach within a highly transformative environment
Be the conduit with Group OD on all group led cyclical activity, including performance management cycle, talent management and engagement
Lead a small team of people experience partners and advisors

The Ideal Candidate will have:
A customer focused approach
An ability to influence via strong relationships across a wide range of stakeholders
Dedicated leadership experience within a Business Partnering/OD/PX role
Ability to think differently about engagement, talent and leadership development practices
Has proven experience develop cultural, engagement and people initiatives that have positively impact employee experiences
Ability to navigate complexity and deliver change across an organisation
Agile mindset with adaptable communication skills

Why work for us?
Unique opportunity to be part of a highly engaged, successful team, focused on the transformation of an iconic Australian brand
A competitive remuneration package, including annual performance incentives
Generous employee discounts across David Jones and Country Road Group brands
An additional day of leave for your birthday along with time to support charitable work
Hybrid working arrangements in office and from home that provide appropriate work/life balance
Opportunities to support community partnerships across our Corporate Social Responsibility program
Be a member of a company committed to sustainable practices, driving change in the retail landscape
Ongoing training and development to pursue individual ambitions

About Us
Since 1838, David Jones’ limitless quest for innovation and progress established us as Australia’s original influencer in fashion & lifestyle. Today, our vision and purpose to continue this legacy is to be the destination that inspires, with experiences and services Like No Other.
Part of Woolworths Holding Limited (JSE:WHL) alongside the Country Road Group, our values include being customer obsessed, collaborative, inspirational, responsible and dedicated to quality – within a thriving culture we live these values every day as we strive to inspire our people, customers and community Like No Other.
David Jones & Country Road Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.
Country Road Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.
Country Road Group prefers to manage all sourcing directly, please submit your applications to this role if you are interested. Please note introductions via agency will not be accepted.