US Head of HR

  • Location

    San Mateo, California

  • Sector:

    Pharma & Life Sciences

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  • Salary:

    medical insurance

  • Contact:

    Chris Richardson

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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US Head of HR

San Mateo, California

Our client is a global life sciences organization and is currently hiring their first Head of Human Resources for the US. Headquartered in Europe, the US market now accounts for the majority of their revenue and they are continuing to invest and grow here. Working with the Regional President and managing a small team you will be focused on creating and delivering an HR strategy that supports growth and focuses on establishing a strong HR foundation.

You will be responsible for driving employee engagement and performance, advising on compensation and benefit topics, succession planning and talent management to support the business as it scales. You will establish a robust HR operations framework to ensure best in class Rewards, ER and Compliance policies and processes. You will have the opportunity to leverage global resources while being mindful in maintaining a local culture and practices that are compliant with US and California legislation.

We are looking for HR professionals who enjoy working in a growing business, have a strong and broad HR skillset and thrive partnering with leadership and managing a small team.

This is an exciting opportunity to grow and shape a function while leaving your mark on this business as it progresses to its next stage of development both in the US and internationally.

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