HR Business Partner


Singapore - Singapore


The HR Business Partner role is a true generalist role and provides a great opportunity for an experienced HR professional who is keen to develop their business partnering skills within a fast paced and expanding environment. This role will be matrixed reporting; with the direct reporting line to a remote global HR Business Partner who is based in the UK. You will be exposed to global working on a large scale, and have the opportunity to demonstrate collaboration over multiple regional and organisational cultures, challenging your HR skills. 
The role will partner with senior leaders at Head of level, but due to location be exposed, and sometimes required to deliver up to Director level and possibly above. Due to these complexities, the role requires considerable adaptability to enable you to be effective whilst jumping between different demands and different challenges. You will have to be resilient and able to work with ambiguity, facilitating line managers to identify key people issues and support their HR requirements. They must also be a keen influencer, driving the business strategy but challenging back to the HR world where appropriate.


The HRBP will work with business leaders and team members within the business and deliver HR support in a proactive manner to a team of over 500+. The HRBP will collaborate within the wider HR team of Business Partners, HR Shared Services, Recruitment and Talent Development to deliver HR solutions which are fully aligned with the business strategy. The role will require the individual to maintain a fine balance between strategy and operations.  

  • Demonstrate strong professional credibility and build relationship as a trusted advisor with managers and leaders in Dyson.

  • Work within the Global HR Business Partner team and the broader business to identify and develop HR priorities within the business strategy.

  • Work closely with the Global HR Business Partner for the function to support end to end organizational change that will improve the overall business performance. 

  • Lead and support the talent agenda for Dyson, by working in partnership with the business and the talent team. 

  • Work closely with the relevant HR Centres of Excellence and the HR Business Partnering teams to define, deliver and measure Dyson’s culture and engagement initiatives for Dyson.

  • Have the ability to quick grasp a clear understanding of the recruitment needs for Dyson. Working closely with the Global HR Business Partner, recruitment teams and hiring managers to hire the appropriate talent efficiently.

  • Provide inputs to the Global HR Business Partners on reward and benefits requirements to ensure that they do not impact our ability to attract and retain talent.

  • Working with the HR Operations teams to ensure that all MI is updated and is accessible on relevant systems.

  • Support business initiatives through participating in multi-function and multi-geographical project teams as required.


  • Progressive experience in the HR generalist space (preferably 5 years +)
  • Has worked within a matrix environment and structure within a global organization
  • Experience of working in a technology organization – R&D would be desirable
  • Experienced in Employee/Industrial Relations to a level where they can independently, but competently coach and guide managers through complex cases
  • Degree or equivalent qualification
  • Experience of working within a global/international organization.
  • High level of communication skills both verbal and written
  • Project management skills
  • Strong relationship building and influencing skills
  • Coaching skills and a passion for developing people
  • An understanding of change management both operationally and strategically
  • Has impact, gravitas and credibility with HR colleagues and leaders at all levels
  • Comfortable challenging status quo
  • Positive “can do” attitude


Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.

Posted: 27 June 2019

Closing date: 31 July 2019