Job Location: Luxembourg
Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.
Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.
About the Role:
If you are a passionate HR professional, looking for an HR Business Partner Manager role in an international and dynamic environment, you might find in Ferrero Luxembourg HQs the career progression you are looking for!
This is an opportunity to become the point of reference for all the HR processes with a specific focus on the M&A projects and activities at Group level.
Working in a diverse and inclusive environment and learning from different cultures and personalities will make you feel part of the Ferrero family, with employees at the heart of everything you will do.
What you will do:
You will be a key change agent endorsing the HR&OI Transformation Program, fostering a culture of learning, development and inclusion.
As HRBP Manager for M&A, you will analyze the human capital and the end-to-end HR lifecycle in target companies, providing HR recommendations to support potential mergers and acquisitions processes and support the integration of the newly acquired business from an HR standpoint.
You will support the deployment of the company strategies and organizational evolution, propose and implement specific People initiatives and promote continuous improvement and digitalization of our People Processes.
You will anticipate future needs, analyzing trends and support the Company development through the market and the Merger & Acquisition integration.
Liaising regularly with all the stakeholders, HR colleagues and departments involved in transaction processes, you will build enriching working relationships with key stakeholders, developing an expertise in HR due diligence, planning and execution.
What you will bring:
Master’s degree in Economics, Business Administration or Management, MBA is considered as a plus,
8 to 10 years of experience, preferably in multinational companies or consultancies,
Experience as HRBP or in M&A (acquisition & post-merger integration) from an HR perspective within FMCG or consulting is preferred,
Solid analytical background and strong attention to detail,
Experience and knowledge of Project Management and Change Management principles, methodologies, and tools,
Problem solving attitude and ability to relate with different organizational levels (from operative profiles to top management),
Strong analytical skills, ability to provide leadership to multiple disciplines in a large and complex organization,
Proactive attitude, result oriented, curious to learn, able to balance and execute on many initiatives in parallel.
Knowledge of MS Office and Office 365 Suite,
SAP SuccessFactors knowledge is a plus.
- Fluent in English,
- Any other language is considered a plus.
How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:
Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.