HR Associate

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Matrix Recruitment Group are currently recruiting for a HR Associate for our client in the pharmaceutical industry based in Co. Carlow.

This is an 11-month contract role.

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  • Offer strategic HR advise to specific client groups
  • Support the people strategy and coach leaders to have a strong relationship with each member of their team
  • Advise, coach and listen to people managers to develop a business owner mindset through the best use of their people and talent
  • Provide coaching with an emphasis on leadership behaviors
  • Ensure that HR processes are applied and adhered to consistently and fairly
  • Develop business understanding with an ability to link global and Ireland strategic goals to site/departmental business strategy
  • Drive the successful deployment of the ER strategy
  • Facilitate talent management and succession planning across the organisation aligned to global processes
  • Initiate interventions and proactively identify issues to resolve them in a timely fashion
  • Complete any site or global HR projects, as required.
What are we looking for?
  • 5+ years previous relevant experience in a strategic HR Advisor or Business Partner role, directly guiding and influencing leadership teams
  • Strong knowledge of Irish and European employment law framework
  • Effective at coaching and managing multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to project manage multiple projects and initiatives through to successful deliver
  • Degree or 3rd level qualification (Business, Human Resources).


  • Desirable CIPD Qualification
  • Desirable evidence of Continuous Professional Development.

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Vanessa Murphy on or 0874064551

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