If you’ve built your career in HR, you’ve likely had moments where you feel your voice is not heard.  Here, we are in the room, and our explicit role is to ensure the people agenda is front and centre for the Exec Team.  The EMM three-year strategy is to create opportunities and central to that is a desire to build leadership capability and grow our people (individually and collectively).  Delivering on career growth for our people, is the most value aligned manner for us to create opportunities for business growth.  At EMM our people are our priority – we know you’ve heard that before however here it feels real in both words and actions.

If you understand that adding business value in our profession comes when you walk the fine line between business advisor and employee advocate, do we have the role for you! (but no steak knives)

  • Your opportunity = bring leading people practices.  Stand by the side of our talented people leaders to help them create engaging workplaces and high performing team environments where their people can thrive
  • Your challenge = help to facilitate growth in our people numbers that is highly aligned to our business strategy while retaining the specialness of the EMM culture

We are seeking an experienced HR Business Partner to join our team.  If you are passionate about creating workplaces where people can bring their whole self to work and have a demonstrated track record of leading, driving and operationalising initiatives aligned to business priorities and culture, we’d love to hear from you.

Specifically, this role will be aligned to a selection of our divisions, building deep knowledge of what the teams do, how they work and what they need from EMM as their employer.  In more traditional HR lexicon, you will provide HR advisory and recruitment support while also contributing to the design and development of business wide programs and initiatives.  Your organisational development expertise will be put to good use as you help us to grow.

EMM Consulting works with a national delivery framework and therefore our teams will be working from offices, project or client sites and their homes all around the country.  We offer a truly flexibly working environment however are a relationship-based business.  Given our growth trajectory, our preferred location for this role would be Adelaide or Sydney however for the right values aligned person, other locations may be considered.  If you are an avid Patrick Lencioni or Brene Brown enthusiast, you may just find your new home here at EMM.

If you like the sound of this opportunity and believe you are suited in terms of your passion, your career experience and your values alignment, please submit your application via email to Please quote reference “HRBP 1221”. To have your application considered it must include a tailored covering letter addressing the key selection criteria and a full professional CV.

Please identify in your application covering letter your preferred office location.

Applications close Wednesday 22 December. Reviewing of applications will commence immediately.

EMM is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from people with different backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds and people with disabilities.

  • Only those with a legal right to work in Australia will be considered.
  • Unsolicited resumes from recruitment consultants will not be accepted.