Completed United Kingdom, Netherlands

The Company

This business is evolving at a rapid rate both via organic growth and through mergers and acquisitions. Headquartered in North America with a truly global footprint and with around 70,000 people in almost 200 countries. The organisation aspires to be one of the leaders in it’s field and there is much work ahead to ensure sustainable and continued growth.

The Role

Reporting to the CHRO, you will act as the COO taking responsibility in driving huge transformation and an efficient and relevant HR Operations/Shared Services team. Working with key regional stakeholders across the globe with a huge range of internal and external partners, this role will ultimately provide services across the business that will enable future success through efficient processes and systems, and ultimately help the business further develop it’s brand and employee value for future success. The role could be based in London or Amsterdam and it will naturally involve a high degree of travel. The role will have 5-6 direct reports with an ever-changing number of total reports in various locations and markets.  

The Individual

You will need to have experienced a huge amount of transformation and change, ideally having worked in the services industry with a broad range of experience in HR including change, transformation, HR services and operations. Business Partnering and experience within a COE at some stage in your career will be advantageous. You must also have a proven track record in working in large complex organisations with very strong problem solving skills and second to none communication skills.

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

Posted on 16 Nov 2016

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR, HR Operations & Shared Services
Professional Services & Consulting
International Coverage
Global HQ
North America
Global revenue
US$100 Billion and over
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Potential upsides
Substantial amount of ‘building’.
Potential downsides
High pressure with significant travel required.