Just Group Appoint The Curve Group As HR Outsource Partner in 3 Year Deal
6th May 2021: The Curve Group, the UK’s largest privately-owned HR and Recruitment outsourcing and consultancy provider, announces today it has been appointed by the retirement specialist, Just Group to provide a three-year HR Outsource solution for their 1000+ employees.
Just Group are a leading and established provider of retirement income products and services for both individual and corporate clients. As retirement specialists, Just Group seek to positively disrupt markets in order to deliver better outcomes for their customers.
In 2020 Just Group commenced a competitive tender process to identify a single organisation that could deliver a flexible, scalable, value for money and best in class HR administration and employee relations service for them. The scope of the required service included delivery of both HR operations administration for all employees, as well as provision of an employee relations advice service for Leaders and Line Managers within the business. Following a rigorous procurement process, The Curve Group was successfully selected as Just Group’s preferred HR Outsource provider.
Commenting on the appointment of The Curve Group, Ella Gosling, Director of HR Business Partnering & Reward commented: “We are delighted to begin our new partnership with The Curve Group. They were our clear partner of choice for a number of reasons: their proven capabilities of providing HR outsource solutions at scale, their experience in our industry and their commitment to delivering a high touch, quality service for our employees whilst embedding best practice, technology-led processes. We are confident that our partnership will be fruitful and will provide the resilience, capacity and capability required in order to deliver an efficient service for our employees and underpin our HR function”.
Kelly York, Chief Operating Officer of The Curve Group, commented: “We are so pleased to have been selected by Just Group as their HR Outsource partner. Our businesses share many of the same values and I think this, combined with our innovative, technology-driven, and high touch HR outsource solution – plus the broader expertise and capabilities we offer across the entire employee lifecycle – will enable us to deliver an exceptional HR outsource service for their business. One that can evolve, scale and stand the test of time as their business progresses.”
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About The Curve Group
The Curve Group is the UK’s largest privately-owned Recruitment and HR consultancy and outsourcing provider. Established in 2004, we deliver configurable solutions that span the entire employee lifecycle. We are passionate about relationships and doing the right thing to create a brand that sets industry standards. As a values-led organisation, our mission statement, or Quest as we would say, is to Create Extraordinary People Solutions That Transform Working Lives.
We work with many diverse and long-standing clients who count on us to support the strategic and operational aspects of their Recruitment and HR management including: Aldermore Bank, Propel, HSBC, Tata Consultancy Services, Ricoh, Gatehouse Bank, RBS, State Bank of India, IESA, Belfield Group. Hastings Direct, The Co-operative Bank, MIP, Visit Britain and Barclays Bank.
About Just Group
Just (Just Group plc) is a FTSE-listed specialist UK financial services company.
A leader in the individual retirement income, care and defined benefit de-risking markets, Just has been trusted to manage £23 billion of customers’ retirement savings and has helped customers release over £5.2 billion from their properties.
Just provides the following wide range of products, advice and professional services to individual customers, financial intermediaries, corporate clients and pension scheme trustees:
- De-risking solutions for pension scheme trustees who want to remove the financial uncertainty of operating defined benefit pension schemes;
- Individually underwritten retirement income products delivering a guaranteed income for life;
- Long term care plans that provide those people moving into residential care with peace of mind by knowing a regular payment will be made to the care provider for the rest of their life;
- Lifetime mortgages for people who want to safely release some of the value from their
- Regulated financial advice and guidance services for individuals wanting help in using their pension savings and/or releasing some of the value from their home; and
- A range of business services tailored for our corporate clients, ranging from consultancy and software development to fully outsourced customer service delivery and marketing
The companies within Just Group are authorised and regulated in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority and / or the Prudential Regulation Authority.
For more information on this Press Release, please contact Sam Pusey on [email protected] T: 01295 811486