Head of HR - Engineering & IT


  • Closing Date: 9th September 2022
  • Reports To: Group HR Director
  • Location: Bath, UK

Position Summary

Are you a commercially astute People Leader who builds strong relationships with the business, is a role model for others and used to working as part of a global HR community?

The Opportunity

Do you like working in fast paced environments, are comfortable coping with unexpected challenges and have a sense of fun?

If so, we have an exciting opportunity in our global HR team to act as a trusted business partner to our Engineering and IT teams across the globe.

As part of the global HR leadership team, reporting to the Group HR Director, you will play a key role in ensuring we deliver brilliant people solutions to our colleagues and helping to shape our future in two critical areas for our business as an engineering world leader in our field.  We’re ambitious and constantly changing so you’ll need to be a catalyst for change, comfortable with challenging embedded perceptions and practices, be a critical thinker with a growth mindset, and have a passion for delivering a great employee experience.

Experience Requirements

  • Degree Educated and a relevant people qualification
  • Knowledge of technical functions (such as Engineering and IT)
  • Experience of supporting business areas on a global basis

The Successful Candidate

  • Has excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Is adept at stakeholder management at an executive level
  • Has high ethics and values
  • Has likely worked in a manufacturing, engineering or technical environment before
  • Commercially astute, with experience working in a fast-paced business
  • The confidence and skill to serve as a coach for senior leaders
  • Experienced in change management

To apply for this role, please submit your up to date CV.


About Rotork

Rotork is the market-leading global flow control and instrumentation company, helping our customers manage the flow of liquids, gases and powders across many industries worldwide.

Our purpose is Keeping the World Flowing for Future Generations.

For over sixty years, the world has relied on us to create the things that keep everything moving. From oil and gas to water and shipping, pharmaceuticals and food- these are the flows on which our modern world depends.

Today we're respected and admired for our people, performance and products. Our success flows from our commitment to engineering excellence, and that's what we will always pursue, safely and sustainably.

Rotork is going through an exciting period of change and growth, building on our existing market success. It's a great time to join us and make an impact in shaping the future of our business.

No Agencies

Rotork do not accept speculative CVs from recruitment agencies who are not part of our preferred supplier list and we reserve the right to contact candidates directly without paying agency fees.