SpinifexIT UK Names Keith Hounsome Director of Operations

By Posted March 12th, 2013

SpinifexIT UK Names Keith Hounsome Director of Operations

Luc Bossaert, CEO of SpinifexIT UK, is pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Hounsome as Director of Operations.

Screen Shot 2013-03-07 at 4.32.38 PMKeith is a Payroll professional, CIPD qualified, with over 30 years knowledge and experience of managing, implementing and servicing Payroll and HR solutions.

Born in London, UK, and currently located just 30 miles north east of London, Keith has performed every role within Payroll operations gaining promotions to achieve the role of Payroll Manager in some extremely large organisations in the private and public sector before moving into systems implementation and integration as a Business Consultant, Pre Sales, Project Manager and Programme Director for two UK based HR & Payroll software suppliers.

Following that, Keith moved into the role of Practice Manager for the SAP and Oracle implementation teams for a global system integration organisation Headquartered in Belgium before moving into the role as Operations Director managing the outsourced services to global clients. Keith is experienced in managing business units with P&L responsibility and this includes managing large teams of direct reports. Keith’s career then moved to a Strategic Account Director role being responsible for the client as the single point of contact for the contract, implementation, outsourced service, new business and key account management for two globally recognised multi-million dollar organisations, this also included managing a small team of key account managers in similar roles for other global companies. Keith’s final role was as VP for Global Relationship Management for a global HCM Organisation before joining SpinifexIT as Operations Director for UK and Ireland.

Keith is a highly motivated and knowledgeable executive that delivers on actions to ensure results by driving change through quality process re-engineering and delivering best practice.

Keith has a strong track record in Global Payroll and HCM delivery, takes ownership and responsibility and drives resolution. Keith also has the ability to create teams to build and implement business strategies by using the extensive skills and knowledge gained over the past 30+ years in the HCM/Payroll environment.

Having sat on both sides of the client and supplier relationship, Keith’s wealth of knowledge and experience in various roles within the HR and Payroll field helps him to resonate with clients and their challenges. It makes him ideally placed as a seasoned executive to respond to client requirements for services and support in this operational role with SpinifexIT. Keith’s role will also include strategic relationship management with contract ownership, support the development of new products and tools, manage the business consulting team for day to day product support and implementation (including sales support, client training and development of client specific requirements for Easy Reporter, Easy Documents, Easy Clone, Easy Help Desk, Easy RTI and Easy PAE.

Welcome to the SpinifexIT family, Keith!