Completed United Kingdom

The Company

This business has been hugely successful across all its markets and has a reputation for focusing on developing the quality of people’s lives all over the world. As one of the most well regarded and largest healthcare providers globally, they have always had a very strong focus on having some of the best people and talent innovations in business. We have worked with this organisation across various other regions and are delighted to be helping them on this fascinating search which is critical in ensuring they continue to develop and make considerable impact to the people within the business and in doing so externally to all of its customers and partners across the world.

The Role

The geographic scope of the position covers the UK, Ireland and North America. The role will focus primarily on the further development of dedicated core COE’s, further alignment across all of HR into the 5 core business units and essentially driving further innovation, ensuring the services offered leverage technology available and most importantly strengthen capability and accelerate the HR talent Agenda. This role reports into the global Head of Operations and will manage an indirect team of over 300 people.  

The Individual

You will have worked at the very least with a very well regarded and global business and possibly overseas. You will either be in London now or happy to relocate or return to London. Ideally you will have worked in various Industries most likely FMCG, Technology or Healthcare. Your career will have seen you move through the ranks and with evidence of working in a complex Multi National environment. Most importantly you will need to be someone that can influence and manage stakeholders across complex and ever changing priorities and be able to balance the strategic longer term view whilst being effective on the month to month challenges. This is a key leadership role and as such requires a leader that can influence and motivate other senior HR and business leaders across multiple geographies. Previous experience of leading large similar sized teams is critical.

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

Posted on 23 Aug 2017

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

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Job function
HR Operations & Shared Services
Consumer Goods
International Coverage
Global HQ
Global revenue
US$10-100 Billion
Solid report to
VP HR Operations
Potential upsides
Very well respected organisation with focused people strategy.
Potential downsides
Complex and not starting from a low base.