HR Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Pharma & Life Sciences

  • Job type:

    Fixed term contract

  • Salary:

    AU$85000 - AU$120000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Denise Harmer

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


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This initial 3-month contract role is based in North Melbourne, reporting to the Global Director of People & Culture. You will interact with key staff in international locations and across all of the business, with a specific focus across APAC. You will be required to manage the end-to-end employee lifecycle activities, including experience with recruitment, local employment legislation, and employee engagement.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Accountable for effective implementation and embedding of key HR activities, including but not limited to remuneration reviews, workforce planning, performance management and development
  • Provide HR partnership and guidance to leaders and employees within the APAC region.
  • Full accountability for HR generalist activities for the APAC region.
  • Provide advice and day-to-day support to managers on various HR queries including generalist HR, policy and payroll enquires, performance management and employee relations
  • Lead and support employee engagement initiatives

Education and Experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in HR or a related discipline
  • Minimum 3-5 year's generalist human resources experience preferably within a matrixed organisation
  • Sound knowledge of HR processes and legislation


  • High attention to detail and an ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • A positive, collaborative, resilient and flexible attitude
  • Proven interpersonal, communication and relationship building skills
  • Strong negotiating, conflict management and influencing skills
  • Ability to prioritise and manage expectations
  • Strong organisational and planning skills
  • People orientated and results driven
  • Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with global team members across multiple time zones

Please contact me at for further details.

Must be able to start immediately.


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