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HR Business Partner, Vernouillet

Created 10/12/2021
Reference 743999778806384
Category Pharmaceuticals
Job type Full Time
Country France
City Vernouillet
Zip Not specified
Salary Competitive
Company Description

At LEO Pharma, we are at a pivotal point in our transformation journey to advancing medical dermatology by developing new biologics, in a mostly unexplored therapeutic area in the world today.

Every day, we seek inspiration from people living with skin diseases. We are passionate about identifying and addressing their greatest health needs, to both advance medical dermatology and help them live fulfilling lives. As a purpose-driven company, high performance is measured equally as commercial results, brand performance and the positive impact we create - for health care professionals and their patients. These aspirations are encapsulated in our perpetual quest for the world's best talent.

Established on the national territory since 1958, LEO Pharma France, is today the first subsidiary of the LEO Group, with a turnover of about 500 M€. With over 600 employees (including 400 at the Vernouillet production site in Eure-etLoir and more than 220 at the Voisins-le-Bretonneux headquarters and on a Medical Visit), LEO Pharma France is a responsible player in terms of employment in France. Established in Vernouillet since 1964 on almost 7,500 m², the LEO Pharma production site in France is at the forefront of current technologies, thus meeting international standards for quality and safety. This site specializes in the manufacture of injectable preparations (pre-filled syringes) and dry forms. He is the pilot and flagship of the Group because he produces Innohep® (Low Molecular Weight Heparin) for the whole world and thus exports 70% of its production. The Vernouillet site continues to grow in terms of production capacity and employees. The site is also certified ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

Job Description

Experienced HR BP to join the Global Product Supply (GPS) People Business Team - do you have leadership aspirations?

Use all your HR knowledge as team player in a time of change

LEO has set an ambitious agenda for the future in order to help people all over the world achieve healthy skin. To support this exciting journey, we need an experienced, ambitious and top-of-the class HR Professional with the experience, stamina and curiosity needed to contribute to the creation of the LEO organization of tomorrow and the HR community. As there has been internal career moves in our team, we are looking for a replacement of the local HRBP of the GPS organization in France and leader of the local HR team.

Multifaceted HR advisory and sparring to managers in the Global Product Supply (GPS) organization

As our HRBP you will get the opportunity to unfold all your HR skills and tools with the opportunity to develop your competencies further.

You will play a role in establishing new processes as well as optimizing existing processes in collaboration with the global Centre of Expertise, Global Business Partners and local colleagues. As part of the HR team, your focus is to deliver first class HR advisory and sparring to managers in parts of the GPS organization, counting approx. 400 employees in Vernouillet including approx. 50 managers primarily based at the LEO Vernouillet's site. You will report to the site HR Senior Manager, and you will share the accounts and tasks with the other HRBP in the team. You will be part of the Global HR GPS team. We will within the team work closely together supporting each other and you will focus on the following:

  • drive the Global HR agenda in GPS enjoying working operationally and tactical supporting the organisation
  • be a business focused sparring partner for parts of the GPS organisation with responsibility for allocated accounts
  • contribute to development of new and optimisation of existing processes, tools and systems
  • responsible for recruitment of candidates
  • advice on labour and employee law and collaborate with union
  • contribute to on-going knowledge and best practise sharing within the HR team and GPS


Your opportunity to grow your leadership aspirations

You have an HR and/or business related Master's degree including approx. 5 - 8 years' experience in an international environment, in a position where you have gained solid BP experience covering the annual HR life cycle as performance management, annual salary review, organisational review, organisational design, talent development, recruitment, coaching of leaders, organisational restructuring, ongoing follow-up on stress as well as physical and mental wellbeing. Ideally, you have worked in a pharmaceutical production site, if not any other production environment experience could be suitable. Operational tasks including supporting managers with legal issues related to the employment including union issues is also part of the role. You are ambitious and ready to take up new challenges as leader in a global set-up developing your competencies within GPS and leadership further.

You are known for your ability to deliver, to execute and turn a problem into a solution on the move. You can do this because you have a keen interest in the business and the ability to bridge business needs and the right HR tools, in many different situations. To succeed, you lead through others and must also bring networking and communication skills, including solid English skills written and spoken. Related to this you know the value of delivering advisory and sparring face-toface, and you have the personal impact and courage needed to drive things forward and challenge leaders in their daily operation. It will be an advantage if you have experience with Union negotiations and if you are certified in the personality test PAPI and Insight.

Additional Information

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