10 months ago
LOCATION: Callanish, Isle of Lewis
JOB TITLE: Senior HR / Human Resources Officer
SALARY & BENEFITS: Competitive salary plus attractive benefits package
WORKING HOURS: Part Time 26 hours per week negotiable days and hours for the right candidate
THE COMPANY: Are you experienced in HR Operations and looking for a new challenge with a globally recognised company?
Our client are the world's leading chemical company because they offer intelligent solutions for their customers and for a sustainable future. From their cGMP certified site situated in the beautiful and scenic Callanish, Isle of Lewis, Scotland, their own experts oversee the commercial scale manufacture of omega-3 and omega-6 products for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and food sectors. For over 20 years they have been developing novel purification methods for fatty acids, such as the industry-leading Maxomega™ and Crystalpure™ technologies.
There is now a new exciting opportunity for a new Senior HR / Human Resources Officer to join the existing team on a part time basis working 26 hours per week.
THE ROLE: As a Senior HR / Human Resources Officer you will support Site Managers and ensure legal compliance on all HR aspects which affect the site. Supporting the off-site HR Manager, you will help in the development of HR policies, procedures and company initiatives, participating in project activities to ensure the Callanish site meets its business objectives.
In addition to supporting and guiding managers on all aspects relating to HR, you will be involved in training (whether leading or supporting) to ensure best practice in HR is followed. You will manage the local administration of payroll and provide information to Cheadle HR for the maintenance of the payroll and HR computer systems, as well as ensuring all work of an administrative nature is carried out in a timely, effective and efficient manner.
THE CANDIDATE: In addition to being Degree qualified or working towards a professional HR qualification, the Senior Senior HR / Human Resources Officer will need a minimum of 4 years’ experience in HR Operations within a unionised, multi-functional environment. Experience of working on strategic and operational issues is a requirement. Beyond this you will have a good knowledge of employment law and its impact on Policies and Procedures. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is required and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. You will also have a keen eye for detail, and be able to work methodically and accurately, in a timely manner to meet deadlines.
Key Experience/ Characteristics preferred for the Senior HR / Human Resources Officer role in Callanish, Isle of Lewis :-
Must have previous experience in a Multi-Functional Senior HR role
Will ideally hold a CIPD level, other related HR qualification, or be working towards one
Ideally hold a degree (or equivalent) qualification-related to Chemistry or another Science related subject but not essential
Must be highly organised and accurate with the ability to prioritise effectively and meet deadlines
Good IT skills and ability to learn new in house systems essential
Must live within or be able to easily commute to Callanish, Isle of Lewis
Although not essential experience in a similar role in the Pharmaceutical (Chemical or Bio-pharma) highly desirable as is previous working knowledge of EUGMP/CGMP, ICH standards and a knowledge and understanding of appropriate GMP Regulations would be advantageous
Does this sound like you? Are you the new Senior HR / Human Resources Officer our client seeks?
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You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps