Merlion HR partners with a number of vendors who supply specialist HR services including Payroll Services, Employment Law, Recruitment, Organisational Development, Remuneration & Benefits and Outplacement. These organisations are well known to us and we can highly recommend their pragmatic and professional approach.
Payroll Services are provided by Brewers, a leading supplier of Accounting services to the SME Sector, who have particular expertise in supporting International businesses establishing themselves in the UK. Part of the Bourne Group you can find additional information at their website.
Ensuring that employee contracts are compliant is critical but only part of making an offer compelling. Merlion HR is delighted to partner with Robert Joy in all aspects of labour law. Robert has extensive experience of employment relations and employment law. He has worked in the corporate sector, both in HR and in-house legal roles. Robert is able to produce clear and concise employment documentation for organisations of all sizes, but also to advise on and to interpret employment law. Robert has a Masters degree in employment law from the LSE and is also a Member of the CIPD.
Merlion HR are pleased to partner with IE Law who offer clients a comprehensive advisory and consultation service covering all aspects of law in the modern workplace through a dedicated team of 4 specialist employment lawyers. They pride themselves in delivering a proactive approach to employment law and can offer same-day, even out-of-hours advice where necessary. They also offer a comprehensive in-house advocacy service for clients that require representation at Employment Tribunals.
UK Immigration has become more and more difficult. Companies that want to bring expatriates into the UK find using immigration specialists delivers a far greater success rate in jumping the hurdles than if they process their own visa applications. IE Law specialise in all areas of immigration with a dedicated team of 10 experts whose knowledge and expertise ensure the best possible outcome for visa applications. Their services extend from lodging an initial application with the immigration authorities through to appeal if necessary. Applications can be lodged either in the UK or overseas at Embassies / High Commissions.
The Relocation Bureau
The Relocation Bureau has been operating for over 25 years, successfully providing a full range of destination services for both individual and group moves. Moving house, let alone moving countries, can be very traumatic but their personalised service ensures your staff and their families can settle into the UK quickly and painlessly. Their knowledge and expertise covers all the normal aspects of relocation (orientation, home and school search, and organising the removers) but they can offer far more if required including, the selling or renting out the old family home, arranging temporary accommodation or rental furniture whilst goods are in transit, to providing counselling and practical help for a spouse looking for employment, arranging driving and language courses for expatriates.
The Relocation Bureau
The Relocation Bureau provides a full range of commercial property services. Their property specialists can advise you on business location; can provide a full property search and acquisition service helping you source either short stay serviced offices or long term commercial premises along with a complete project management service to get you up and running.
Recruitment & Selection
Merlion HR has a direct relationship with DPSC Ltd a specialist provider of sales and sales management to the IT sector.
Transearch is a Global Executive Search firm with a presence in most major industrial centres who undertake executive level searches across all industrial and commercial sectors.
The Chemistry Group
The Chemistry Group is a UK based consultancy that provides leading edge solutions designed to reduce the risk of recruitment failure by applying a well validated battery of psychometric and behavioural tests. They also provide a “Pod Coaching” capability aimed at raising performance of managers without the need for costly absence from the work place
For more mature organisations requiring sophisticated development and change interventions Merlion HR provides expertise of the highest order designed to deliver sustainable change within the business. Spiritlevel is our vendor of choice. Terry Haskins, its founder and Principal, has been delivering successful change and development programmes to some of the World’s largest corporations for many years and by his expert appreciation of what makes people tick delivers the long lasting results that this investment demands.
Johnson Fleming is a leading UK Corporate Pensions, Group Risk and Healthcare provider with a superb reputation for delivering the highest levels of service to both their clients and individual employee members. Their knowledge and expertise of the widest range of benefits ensures Merlion HR’s clients have access to the best available benefits at competitive rates all supported by one of the finest back office operations in the industry.
Merlion HR supports organisations during restructuring and downsizing by providing a full Outplacement support service through Connect a leading independent provider of outplacement services who will tailor their service to meet the requirements of the individual client.