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SAP HR Consultant HCC7238

Job Details:

Salary Range: £40,449 - £45,524 per annum plus an experience based market supplement of up to £11,900 per annum.

Work Location: The Castle, Winchester

Hours per week: 37

Contract type: Permanent

Please note applications will be reviewed soon after their submission. Potential applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as soon as possible. 

Are you a highly experienced SAP HR Consultant looking to join a nationally recognised team?

We can offer you an opportunity to join us as a SAP HR Consultant on our exciting journey to transform public services as part of our Digital Strategy. With IT investment of more than £45 million a year, we are highly competitive within our field and have a national reputation for IT excellence, innovation and value.


The Position

With proven SAP HR configuration skills working in a complex SAP landscape, coupled with strong project management and change management experience, you'll demonstrate excellent communication skills.

You'll be required to deliver responsive and effective working relationships with colleagues and customers across the business and our partner organisations whilst maintaining the integrity and effectiveness of our SAP HR function.

Hampshire County Council is on the cutting edge of technology and we are offering technically skilled individuals the chance to work with the best equipment and software, with a supportive team that is committed to your continued professional development.


The Offer

Competitive benefits package, including;

  • Experience based market supplement (up to £11,800) paid on top of your salary
  • Access to Local Government Pension Scheme
  • A minimum 25 days annual leave entitlement
  • Flexible working
  • Interest free travel loans and discounts
  • Employee Support Services
  • Family friendly policies


The Location

Our headquarters are set in the beautiful and historic city of Winchester, right in the heart of Hampshire, with excellent transport links via Park and Ride or the nearby train station.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Own, manage and complete analysis, design and development of change requests.
  • Liaise with business stakeholders providing expert functional consultancy to recommend SAP solutions via written papers, meetings and presentations.
  • Act as lead functional consultant on large projects, participating in all aspects of the project lifecycle.
  • Analyse and resolve 3rd level service desk support tickets for SAP applications and related third party packages.
  • This role may require occasional meetings, courses, seminars or work away from Winchester.
Role Requirements:


  • Significant configuration experience covering multiple HR modules.  
  • Proven experience of designing solutions to complex business requirements.
  • Effective and appropriate communication & interpersonal skills including oral, written and presentation skills, influencing through information and advice.
  • Experience of working as a lead functional consultant designing and delivering solutions on large project implementations.  
  • Ability to manage and deliver outcomes within agreed timescales. 
  • Ability to prioritise and manage issues proportionately.    
  • Ability to work on your own initiative to solve complex issues.
  • An aptitude for self directed research and learning.
  • Ability to make decisions when appropriate.


  • SAP HR training courses.
  • A degree and/or formal industry recognised qualifications or relevant experience.


Working Conditions:

The following section provides an outline of the working conditions that may be encountered in this role:

  • Display Screen Equipment user 
  • Occasional out of hours working required
Vetting Requirements:

This post is subject to Non Police Personnel Vetting. Further information about this process will be provided to successful candidates. Candidates must have resided in the UK for a minimum of 3 years in order for clearance to be obtained.

Contact details for an informal discussion:

Colleen Fullick, SAP HR Team Leader, on colleen.fullick@hants.gov.uk 


Hampshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all employees, workers and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.

Corporate Equalities Employment Policy:  In order to combat indirect discrimination, no unnecessary conditions or requirements will be applied to any for achieving equality of opportunity in its employment practices. All sections of the population will have equal access to jobs. No applicant or employee will receive less favourable treatment because of their gender, disability, age, ethnic or national origin, marital status, creed, sexuality, trade union activity or responsibility for dependants unless a Genuine Occupational Qualification (GOQ) applies. In order to combat indirect discrimination, no unnecessary conditions or requirements will be applied to which would have a disproportionately adverse effect on any one group. 

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