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The Company

Our client is a leading multinational consumer goods manufacturer, well-known to consumer and enterprise customers alike. The business continues to develop innovative new products and grow its talent population. The organization is looking for a new Global Head of Executive Recruitment to join the team to be based out of Basel or Zurich.

The Role

As part of the Global TA Leadership team, this role is responsible for creating and building a best in class in house executive search function. This will form a critical part of the overall TA strategy to attract and retain the best talent in the market, as the business enters a new chapter. There are a number of marquee hires required at the executive level and this individual will need to pipeline key talent externally in a number of new areas. They will have the opportunity to build a team, bringing in the best researchers and executive recruitment professionals to enable the business to achieve it’s vision.  

The Individual

We are looking for an experienced executive search professional with corporate experience who has ideally created and built a function before. The preference is for consumer goods, pharma or technology experience but this is not essential. You should have a track record of operating at the senior echelons of an organization, networking with industry leaders and search firms to pipeline the best talent. This will need some hands-on horsepower as it’s a green fields set-up.

Unless the advertisement specifies otherwise, only HR Professionals who are legally able to work in this country can be considered.

Posted on 28 Nov 2017

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

Job ref
AAYT-763758/TS
Job function
Talent Acquisition
Industry
Consumer Goods
International Coverage
Global
Global HQ
Confidential
Global revenue
US$1-10 Billion
Solid report to
Group TA Head
Potential upsides
An excellent opportunity to build something special in a thriving, world-class environment.
Potential downsides
Highly matrixed organization that will demand strong stakeholder management.