HR Business Partner

Date: 31-Dec-2020

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU

Company: Dentons

In Australia, Dentons have offices across Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, and Adelaide. Our expertise, attitude and accessibility attract many of Australasia's most successful and innovative organisations as well as leading multinationals.


Our lawyers are repeatedly recognised as leading legal service providers in Chambers Global, Chambers Asia Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, IFLR 1000 and in the Best Lawyers International: Australia. Dentons has also been recognised on multiple occasions as Lawyers Weekly Diversity Law Firm of the Year and was named Small Employer of the Year, and awarded Gold status at the Australian Workplace Equality Index Awards in 2020.

Our HR function is undergoing significant transformation, with a new HR Director commencing this year. We are now looking for a highly autonomous professional HR Generalist to work from our Melbourne office to support our national expansion plans and provide high level strategic advice and support to the entire Australia/PNG/NZ operation of Dentons Australasia.
Working closely with our new HR Director you will lead key strategic projects, as well as provide hands on support to our Heads of Practice in a number of business units. 
This is a great opportunity for you to join a supportive team who champion balancing flexibility with high performance. Your strong experience in HR from a Professional services environment is critical to your success in this role, as is your collaborative, strategic and commercial approach to your work.

Employee Extras

Dentons Australia focuses on the three key areas of talent management: engagement, development, and culture to motivate, develop and deliver excellence for our clients.

We offer competitive market salary packaging, incentive pay and reward, salary sacrifice packaging, additional leave programs (purchased leave, parental leave) and referral bonuses.  We provide a number of generous health and wellbeing programs and promote diversity initiatives across gender, flexibility, culture and LGBTI. At Dentons, we are constantly looking to improve employee's lives in and out of the workplace.

Dentons has an internal Talent Acquisition team that works directly with candidates on all of our career opportunities. Dentons does not accept external agency applications for this role. For a highly confidential conversation please contact Kirstin Usher on 08 9323 0954.