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Employee Relations & Change Advisor

Coventry, England
January 22, 2020
Employee Relations & Change Advisor

Walsgrave Triangle, Coventry

Fixed Term Contract: 6 – 12 months

Flexible hours/working will be considered

Being a HR professional at McKesson UK, a leading healthcare company, means a lot. It means being the people champion. The HR hero. The employee advocate. Based at our Support Centre in Coventry, you’ll drive our Employee Relations & Change strategy – ensuring we’re set up for success, improving management capability and colleague understanding and providing coaching and support. There are also loads of opportunities to develop and progress your career

About the opportunity 

This is a Fantastic opportunity to join a fortune 500 business, a HR function of over 100 colleagues and be part of a small, dedicated and high performing Employee Relations & Change team.

You will play a key role in the implementation of the Employee Relations (ER) Strategy and will help develop interventions that will increase people management capability within the business by providing remote support, tailored solutions and actively supporting managers on complex case management.

By providing an outstanding proactive, commercially focused and tailored ER and Change advice and support to the stakeholders you will develop strong stakeholder relationships to ensure proactive management of concerns; utilising data and insights to ensure appropriate management of case work and escalations

The role is extremely fast past and varied and will give you great exposure to a whole range of cases and projects, in turn helping you to develop your own knowledge and skill base. With excellent career progression opportunities in both ER, HR or the wider business we will also support you study for the CIPD.

Please see attached JD for a more detailed overview

About you 

You will have worked in either a dedicated ER position or been heavily involved in ER cases as part of a wider HR role.

We are looking for someone with a broad and in-depth understanding and application of UK employment legislation and the ability to manage a busy case load and challenging stakeholders.

We need someone who has managed change, with a keen understanding of how to build stakeholder rapport, work to challenging deadlines all whilst ensuring compliance

The role is a mixture of office based telephone and email work, there’s a degree of case and change administration and all that is combined with ad-hoc needs assessment based face to face support in the field so a full UK Driving License is also required.

About McKesson

We’re McKesson – a Fortune Global 500 healthcare company that strives to break boundaries, challenge the status quo and support the changing healthcare industry. Bringing together six companies and 24,000 McKesson UK colleagues across pharmacy, pharmaceutical distribution and homecare services, we’re committed to offering the best advice and healthcare to our patients, customers and colleagues. As part of our Support Centre you’ll be able to use your passion, ambition and drive to build solutions and have experiences that transform lives for the better – starting with your own.