HR Intern

Our purpose is to make great financial decision making a breeze for everyone, and that purpose drives us every day.

It’s why we’re on a mission to create an automated quoting engine, with the simplest of experiences, wrapped in a brand everyone loves!

We change lives by making it simple to switch and save money. So, when it comes to getting a better deal, it’s never been more blindingly obvious why you would choose Compare the Market. 

We’d love you to be part of our journey.
Are you eager to dive into the dynamic world of Human Resources and Communications? Look no further! Our HR Internship offers an exciting opportunity to gain hands-on experience, learn invaluable skills, and contribute to meaningful projects across various HR functions. As a HR Intern, you’ll embark on a journey of exploration, rotating between different teams. From Talent Acquisition to Internal Communications, you’ll be immersed in diverse projects, gaining insights into every aspect of our function.

Why should you join us?
•    You’ll gain practical experience and invaluable skills that will propel your HR career forward.
•    You’ll collaborate with a diverse team of professionals passionate about making a difference.
•    You’ll work on real projects that contribute to our company’s success and growth.
•    You’ll enjoy mentorship opportunities and support from experienced HR professionals.
•    There are flexible part-time or full-time internship options available to suit your schedule.

This is a 3 month internship and will be based out of our Peterborough office on a hybrid working basis.

Everyone is welcome.
We have a culture of creativity. We approach our work passionately, improve constantly and celebrate our wins at every turn. We are an inclusive workplace, and our employees are comfortable bringing their authentic, whole selves to work. Everyone is welcome. Be you.

This means we’re excited to hear from people with a range of skills, experiences, and ideas. We don’t expect you to tick all the boxes but would love you to hear what makes you great for this role.

Some of the great things you’ll be doing:
•    Dive into the world of Talent Attraction, assisting in candidate sourcing and recruitment strategies.
•    Explore the realm of Learning & Talent Development, contributing to the enhancement of training programs.
•    Craft engaging internal communications to foster colleague engagement and collaboration.
•    Get involved in People Services, from HR operations to employee relations, making a tangible impact on our workplace culture.

What we’d like to see from you:
•    Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, to interact professionally with colleagues.
•    Exceptional organisational abilities, enabling you to juggle multiple tasks efficiently.
•    Keen attention to detail and accuracy in administrative tasks.
•    Proficiency in MS Office suite and a knack for technology.
•    Stellar interpersonal skills, with an understanding of maintaining confidentiality and building rapport.
•    Basic understanding of HR principles, with a genuine passion for pursuing a career in HR.
•    Currently pursuing a degree in HR, Business Administration, or related fields.
•    A thirst for knowledge and a willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment.

There’s something for everyone.
We’re a place of opportunity. You’ll have the tools and autonomy to drive your own career, supported by a team of amazingly talented people.

And then there’s our benefits. For us, it’s not just about a competitive salary and hybrid working, we care about what matters to you. From a generous holiday allowance and private healthcare to an electric car scheme and paid CSR days, we’ve pretty much got you covered!

‘We are committed to offering equal chances to you throughout the application process, so if you require any special adjustments to be made, please let us know. We will work with you to make any appropriate arrangements.’

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Senior Talent & Leadership Development Manager

Our purpose is to make great financial decision making a breeze for everyone, and that purpose drives us every day.

It’s why we’re on a mission to create an automated quoting engine, with the simplest of experiences, wrapped in a brand everyone loves!

We change lives by making it simple to switch and save money. So, when it comes to getting a better deal, it’s never been more blindingly obvious why you would choose Compare the Market. 

We’d love you to be part of our journey.
We’re looking for a Senior Talent & Leadership Development Manager who’ll play a crucial role in defining and delivering talent, succession, and leadership development initiatives that build capability now and for the future to support our business strategy. This position aims to strengthen internal talent pipelines, drive talent mobility, and cultivate a high-performance culture through engaging performance propositions and development opportunities.

This role will be based out of our Peterborough office where our HR team located.

Everyone is welcome
We have a culture of creativity. We approach our work passionately, improve constantly and celebrate our wins at every turn. We are an inclusive workplace, and our employees are comfortable bringing their authentic, whole selves to work. Everyone is welcome. Be you.

This means we’re excited to hear from people with a range of skills, experiences, and ideas. We don’t expect you to tick all the boxes but would love you to hear what makes you great for this role.

Some of the great things you’ll be doing:

·       Define, deliver, and continuously improve talent management and succession planning practices across all levels.

·       Proactively manage internal talent moves to retain talent, develop skills and breadth, strengthen succession, and cultivate key talent pools.

·       Develop a pipeline of leaders through targeted high-potential interventions, enabling mobility and growth of key talent.

·       Design and deliver an innovative, high impact leadership development offering that future-proofs and builds leadership capability from junior to senior leadership levels.

·       Lead and execute a holistic, organisation-wide performance cycle and process to foster a high-performance culture.

·       Utilise internal and external data and benchmarking information to continually review and enhance talent, leadership development, and performance propositions.

What we’d like to see from you:

·       Expertise in developing and implementing innovative and high impact talent management & leadership development interventions.

·       Proven ability to proactively use best practices, data, and insights while staying up-to-date with the latest trends.

·       Commercially minded with the ability to communicate effectively in the language of the business.

·       Industry-specific qualification/management qualification (e.g. CIPD), psychometric assessments, talent & development theory & principles.

·       Strong stakeholder management at the Senior Leadership level with the ability to influence and drive change.

·       Experience in writing proposals for investment with a clear focus on ROI.


There’s something for everyone.

We’re a place of opportunity. You’ll have the tools and autonomy to drive your own career, supported by a team of amazingly talented people.

And then there’s our benefits. For us, it’s not just about a competitive salary and hybrid working, we care about what matters to you. From a generous holiday allowance and private healthcare to an electric car scheme and paid CSR days, we’ve pretty much got you covered!

‘We are committed to offering equal chances to you throughout the application process, so if you require any special adjustments to be made, please let us know. We will work with you to make any appropriate arrangements.’

#LI-JW1