Karen Ferris is the Director of Professionals in Partnership. Karen’s HR and leadership experience spans over twenty years and prior to setting up Professionals in Partnership she held a number of senior leadership positions within professional services. Alongside her experience and professional qualification, Karen brings a pragmatic and creative approach to the delivery of HR services and is genuinely curious and committed to the success of your business.

Professionals in Partnership offers both strategic and operational HR services to meet your business and individual challenges. Detailed below is an illustrative list of products and services:

Operating model design

Development of  people-related business plans

Management of sensitive and complex employee relations cases

Development of ‘best fit’ policies and processes

Service  and productivity improvement

Design and implementation of pay and benefits structure

Talent acquisition and development

Organisation change management

Interview Coaching

We are your independent, trusted HR Partner and have experience working with small businesses and individuals within a diverse range of professional groups, including  scientists, engineers, doctors, dentists and lawyers.

Karen Ferris is professionally qualified as a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and BeTalent assessor. Professionals in Partnership has public liability insurance, professional indemnity and we work within the CIPD’s code of professional conduct.