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HR Advisor

  • Location: Grangemouth, Falkirk, Scotland
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 17 days ago

  • Sector: Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Contact: Peter Reilly
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07595 651 110
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 10 October 2021
  • Job Ref: 1037596
Our client has a new opportunity for an HR Advisor - Staff position - Grangemouth.

About the role:
  • Reporting to the HR & L&D Team Leader, the HR Adviser will partner closely with department and line managers to build capabilities, plan and manage talent and develop approaches that achieve shared organisational objectives. They are responsible for designing and delivering HR practices to accomplish strategy and coach business leaders to behave in a way that supports the business objectives and decision-making.
  • The HR Adviser will be working alongside a small team of multi-disciplined HR and L&D professionals.
What you will need:
  • Providing support to line managers and employees to improve work relationships, build morale and increase productivity and retention.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships at all levels of the organisation.
  • Coach and support leaders at all levels of the organisation. Provide advice and assistance on all performance management topics, policy and process.
  • Develop, review and implement HR policies in line with current legislation and Company standards, ensuring that they are applied consistently and fairly across the business.
  • Assist in the building of strong talent pipelines and managing recruitment up to executive level.
  • Design and deliver succession planning strategies in order to maintain the correct level of competence, skill and talent to support current and future business deliverables.
  • Support the manpower plan across the site to ensure that headcount and fixed are managed within budgetary limitations.
  • Support the delivery of key messages to all levels of the business. Be able to present effectively.
  • Influence and manage relationships with networks external to the business in order to develop business opportunities or add value to existing ones.
  • Provide on call support to assist in the management of major incidents.
  • It is essential that the candidate is working as an HR adviser and has a strong generalist background, with experience in the manufacturing industry. They will be someone who can hit the ground running, is able to manage a diverse portfolio of activities, work at pace and deal with changing priorities.
  • Key Skills and Experience:
  • Preferably degree qualified with 5 years experience in an adviser or consultant role, with a professional qualification from an accredited chartered institute such as the CIPD or have at least 10 years HR experience with at least 5 as an adviser or consultant.
  • Experience of managing complex ER cases.
  • Have project management experience and have supported or led large change initiatives.
  • HR systems knowledge
  • Able to assimilate and analyse complex data in order to provide accurate information for the purpose of reporting, advising and guiding the business.
  • In-depth knowledge of employment law able to design and implement clear and consistent policies.
  • Experience within manufacturing and/or a unionised environment would be preferable.

Whats in it for you:
  • Excellent staff package with full benefits