Head of Human Resources - CRO

Posted 06 December 2022
Salary Competitive
Job type Full Time
Discipline CRO & Clinical Operations
Contact NameMegan field

Job description

​​​Mantell Associates have partnered with one of the most exciting Preclinical organisations who are experiencing high levels of growth and expansion across Europe and US. Reporting to the Chief HR Officer they are seeking a new Head of Human Resources to join their team in Italy. In this role you will be responsible for all HR related activities from transformation, integration and leadership for the business.

Head of Human Resources Responsibilities:

Your responsibilities centre on leading the HR department processes and driving people management strategies. This includes, coaching, mentoring and supporting staff members to identify their individual strengths and development needs, while championing an open, embracing culture of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) throughout the organisation. You will also ensure that the human resources programs and initiatives are implemented effectively and efficiently. You will:

  • Update and review HR policies, procedures and guidelines and enforce organisation values.

  • Champion a performance culture and continuously review productivity and employee development making recommendations for improvements.

  • Control the HR budget and report on current and future staffing costs and initiatives.

  • Lead on special projects and communicate and direct on strategy and implementation.

Head of Human Resources Requirements:

  • 10 years + experience in HR

  • Fluent in Italian

  • Pharma/CRO/Biotech background

  • Be able to problem solve and demonstrate operational and strategic skills.

  • Experience of acting as a role model is essential and leading teams.

  • Comfortable in developing team members and empowering staff.

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and life science headhunting firm. For more information get in contact with Megan Field on +44 203 3854 7700 or megan.field@mantellassociates.com if you're looking to take a step up in your career.