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Employee Relations Advisor

Coventry, England
February 23, 2021


Employee Relations Advisor 




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 advocates. The talent finder. Join us, and you could be all these things and more.

Based within our support centre in Coventry, you will provide a first-class employee relations service to a nationwide employee base. As part of a dedicated and high performing team, you’ll drive our employee relations strategy, increasing people management capability within the business by proactively supporting managers with complex case management. At the same time, with opportunities to develop and progress your career, you’ll have everything you need to become more than you ever imagined.

About the opportunity

Reporting to the Employee Relations & Change Team Leader, you will be responsible for providing an outstanding proactive, commercially focussed and tailored ER advise and support to stakeholders within your remit. You will develop strong stakeholder relationships to ensure proactive management of concerns, utilising data and insights to ensure appropriate management of case work escalations.

Working in this busy and bustling environment, you manage circa. 35 employee relations cases at anyone time, varying in nature and complexity, no two days will be the same!

About you

As an experienced HR professional, you will have proven employee relations experience with a track record of dealing with complex high-volume cases.

You will have a broad and in depth understanding and application of UK employment legislation; how employment law is created and used to build people practices

CIPD Qualifications and/or Business Management certificates would be highly desirable.

In return for your hard work, we offer training opportunities and development plans, wide-ranging benefits, flexible holidays and a brilliant work-life balance. We’ll also ensure that you feel empowered to support colleagues and make a real difference in people’s lives.

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.

Our ICARE values, and ILEAD behaviours help us to define how we operate within our business​ILEAD stands for InspireLeverageExecuteAdvance and Develop. While our ICARE principles incorporate who we are and what we value as an organisation, ILEAD is about how we do it. Together, ICARE and ILEAD build our shared value system and are the key pillars of McKesson’s corporate culture.

*Please note the contractual job title for this role is ER & Change Advisor

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