Army Families Federation – Human Resources Manager


About the role

The Army Families Federation has an exciting vacancy for a part-time Human Resources Manager. Reporting directly to the Chief Executive, this role will help AFF achieve its aims by ensuring we have the skilled and motivated employees we need to succeed, through the delivery of strategic and day to day HR advice, support and guidance.

The HR Manager is AFF’s designated and sole HR point of contact is responsible for ensuring AFF fulfils its employer duties and obligations in compliance with prevailing HR legislation.

The role is 20 hours per week (Monday-Friday) and home-based, with travel to AFF Central Office in Andover (around once a week).

What we’re looking for

The successful candidate will ideally have experience of operating within a standalone, generalist HR role as well as delivery of all aspects of the employee lifecycle. Experience of end to end HR processes, including the recruitment and selection and Employee Relations is essential. The successful candidate will ideally hold or be working towards a CIPD qualification. Strong interpersonal skills are a must for this role, as are an approachable manner and a clear understanding of confidentiality.

A full list of the skills and experience we are looking for can be found in the Job Description, available at

AFF welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Candidates should live within a day’s return journey of AFF Central Office in Andover. Reimbursement for travel time and cost may be dependent on location.

Any enquiries about the vacancy can be directed to Emma Johnson (Executive Assistant) on 01264 382317 or at

Closing, interview and start dates

  • Applications should be submitted by 11:00, Tuesday 19th Shortlisted candidates will be notified by Thursday 21st March .
  • Interviews will take place on Wednesday 27th March at AFF Central Office in Andover.
  • The start date for this post is as soon as possible.

Army Families Federation is a charitable incorporated organisation registered in England and Wales with registered charity number 1176393 and a charity registered in Scotland with registered charity number SC048282 having its principal office at IDL 414, Floor 1, Zone 6, Ramillies Building, Marlborough Lines, Monxton Road, Andover SP11 8HJ.

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