HR Director

Brand Story

At UMENCO we support individual and team success and foster outstanding client and talent experiences. We are motivated, creative thinkers with a positive approach to all aspects of our work.

Role Overview

UMENCO is recruiting a passionate and perceptive HR Director, based in Sydney. This is an exciting opportunity to join the internal UMENCO team, helping to shape the careers of outstanding talent, and influence the trajectories of Australia’s most renowned fashion, lifestyle and beauty brands.

In this role, the HR Director will lead and own UMENCO’s HR consultancy business, working internally with leading brands to develop their people and HR strategies.

Adjacent to this, they will work across a dedicated portfolio of clients to manage the recruitment process from role brief and client communications, through to interviews, offer, and talent aftercare.

In overseeing both the agency’s consultancy arm, and working across the end-to-end recruitment of their allocated accounts, the HR Director will work passionately to ensure a best-in-class talent and client experience at all touchpoints of the process.

The individual we seek will have demonstrated training and organisational development experience, strategic recruitment experience, and a robust knowledge of current HR best-practice and policies, including OH&S compliance requirements.

Additionally, they will have an inherent understanding of client and talent fit and will be meticulous and timely in their ability to follow processes, steps of service, and deliver communications.

The HR Director will possess excellent organisation skills, a warm, confident written and verbal communicative disposition, and the ability to manage multiple assignments and conflicting timelines in a fast-paced business.

Our ideal talent will be a dedicated, proactive individual who has at least three years of experience working as HR management across the fashion, beauty, and lifestyle industries.


Sydney, Australia


To confidentially explore this opportunity, please reach out to Angela and the UMENCO team at