HR Manager

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You will work as the HR Manager for our client, a highly successful and ambitious Food company in the Midlands.

You will be responsible for the HR function between two sites. Reporting direct to Head of HR.

This is a permanent job. 

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Support managers with activities such as contract preparation, absence & performance management, succession planning, disciplinaries and grievance processes.
  • Provide support to Head of HR in rolling out HR programmes & initiatives.
  • Responsible for developing and assimilating clear guidance for the sites to support them through the ever changing Covid19 pandemic whilst also chairing the site Covid Leadership Teams.
  • Liaise with union representatives and employee forums ensuring to promote a positive employee relations culture.
  • Provide employment law advice if / when issues arise.
  • Conduct / supervise investigations, disciplinary hearings, grievances in line with best practice.
  • Improve employee engagement at each site.
  • Interface with payroll and finance on all pay related matters including processing payroll for both sites when required.
  • Train, develop and coach managers on recruitment skills, team building / motivation, performance and absence management.
  • Responsible for all HR- related KPI’s.
  • Managing day to day HR services.
  • Providing coaching & expertise on people related issues.
  • Support management and provide accurate HR advice.

What are we looking for?

  • Business Masters/Degree or relevant HR qualification.
  • At least 3+ years HR Generalist experience in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent knowledge of Irish Employment Legislation.
  • Proven ability to work with many stakeholders and senior management teams.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.


  • Experience working in the Manufacturing/Food industry is an advantage.
  • Payroll Processing experience would be an advantage.
  • Experience with CoreHR.

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