Marsh & McLennan HR Generalist in Norwich, United Kingdom

As an HR Generalist you will be required to provide support to the HR Business Partners and Head of HR for Marsh. You may be required to manage your own client relationships and provide back-up, assistance and additional capacity to HRBP’s as required as well as managing certain lower level HRBP activities on a stand-alone basis.


Supports HRBP’s and/or management in the roll out of business and HR plans including human capital change initiatives, talent acquisition, retention, reward /recognition and execution of lower-level actions resulting from organization re-design

Supports senior colleagues who represent business in employee consultation or representation forums (where relevant)

Assist with select employee relations processes (i.e. disciplinaries, grievances, performance and flexible working practice meetings) including attending the formal meetings or taking notes at the meetings as required

Documents talent management activities including performance management, training, career development and diversity and inclusion activities

Build and maintain contacts across the HR function to ensure all transactional, operational and other needs are managed in a timely and seamless fashion. Liaise with HR colleagues as necessary to resolve issues or queries

Respond to manager/ colleague inquires and issues when the query does not obviously sit with HR shared services, or when it has been escalated from HR shared services

Completes all other colleague-related transactions executed by HR Shared Services on behalf of the client group

Coordinates the on-boarding, off-boarding and transfer process of colleagues as necessary

Supports the Human Resource Information System (HRIS) product and application roll-out within the client group

Advise and assist in the application of all HR related legislative requirements

Produce and analyse statistical information

Partners with HR Shared Services to provide meaningful analytics to the business which can be used to inform decision-making

Undertaking assigned HR Generalist activities in Workday

Coordinate the administration and activities of HR projects and initiatives across business area and HR QualificationsSkills & experience

Proven experience within a similar HR Generalist role supporting both senior HR colleagues and wider business colleagues Ability to communicate well across varying levels of stakeholders, both within HR and the wider Marsh business Case or HR policy writing experience is essential Experience of managing HR related projects CIPD part or fully qualified would be highly desirable but not essential Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts in every facet of risk and across industries help clients to anticipate, quantify, and more fully understand the range of risks they face. We work with clients of all sizes to define, design, and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk. We offer risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing, and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals around the world. To every client interaction we bring an unmatched combination of deep intellectual capital, industry-specific expertise, global experience, and collaboration. Since 1871, clients have relied on Marsh for trusted advice, to represent their interests in the marketplace, make sense of an increasingly complex world, and help turn risks into new opportunities for growth. Our more than 30,000 colleagues work on behalf of our clients, who are enterprises of all sizes in every industry, and include individuals, multinational organizations, and government entities worldwide. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. Visit for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MarshGlobal.

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