HR Manager

Tulip Ltd
Westerleigh, City of Bristol
27 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
HR/ Resourcing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

HR Manager
We know about food!
Tulip Ltd is the UK’s leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality products. We provide consumers with a comprehensive range of products in four key mega-categories - fresh meat & sausage, bacon & gammon, cooked meat, and convenience & snacking. Our farm-to-fork operation is unique in the industry, while our strategic framework puts customers, product, efficiency and people at the heart of everything we do, all with a view to growing responsibly. As part of the Danish Crown Group, the largest pork provider in Europe and the biggest exporter of pork in the world, Tulip Ltd is well-placed to deliver its ambitious plans for sustainable growth. If you have an appetite for more, this could be the role for you.
We are now looking to recruit a HR Manager to be based at our Westerleigh site near Bristol. Reporting to the Site Lead, the successful HR Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the HR function at Westerleigh, influencing and partnering the site and working collaboratively as a member of the site management team. You will be the driving force behind HR engagement and implementation.
In this fast paced food manufacturing environment your role will be to ensure the site has an engaging, collaborative, flexible culture in which employees have the opportunity to achieve their full potential and make a difference.  Leading the site HR team, you will have a proactive approach to functional responsibilities, including employee relations, health and wellbeing, labour planning, site audits, HR KPI’s etc. Employee engagement and local community initiatives form a key part of our organisational culture and inclusion of these initiatives, as well as all other areas of HR focus including talent management and succession planning, form part of the wider site strategy.
About You!
The successful candidate will be fully CIPD qualified or equivalent and have proven experience in a generalist HR Manager role, ideally in a similar fast paced manufacturing environment. As you will be responsible for managing the small onsite HR team, proven coaching, mentoring and other team management and development skills are also a must. Strong IT, communication and interpersonal skills are essential as is excellent attention to detail and the ability to be a confident forward thinker.  
What We Offer

As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. We care about our people and offer an excellent package including:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Pension and life assurance for all our employees
  • Tulip Reward Scheme where you can claim hundreds of discounts
  • Equipped for life programme including mini health MOT's, cycle to work scheme and more!

If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.