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HR Manager - Generalist (12 month FTC)

Location: Redditch

June 9, 2022

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge – one where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about technology and keen to share your expertise internationally? Step forward and discover Swisslog!
Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.

Working as part of our #HR Team with a great team spirit, you will use the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics for forward-thinking customers. We’re offering a talented individual the opportunity to join our incredible team and get the most out of their potential – could it be you?

Swisslog are seeking a HR Manager for a 12 month fixed term contract based at our Redditch head office with hybrid working available.

Short Facts

  • Redditch
    Redditch, United Kingdom
  • Human Resources
    Human Resources
  • Employee

Make an impact

  • To provide generalist, first line support and assistance to Line Managers and their employees
  • Manage a small team of HR professionals
  • To manage the relationship between third party suppliers ensuring that all schemes are administered correctly including Healthcare, pensions, insurances and all of other benefits
  • Support managers in the recruitment of their staff advising on the most appropriate recruitment methods, manage the relationship with agencies, web based recruitment providers and attending interviews, where appropriate
  • Be responsible for maintaining all recruitment vacancies using the ATS software and ensuring line managers have the correct training to use the system effectively
  • Produce documentation for starters, including contract of employment, confidentiality agreement, etc. Process new starter agreements, leavers forms, maintain database, SAP, personnel files etc.
  • Administer, provide advice and support Line Managers in relation to grievance and disciplinary hearings and all employee relations matters
  • Maintain effective records and documentation for Human Resources and improve and provide processes where required, ensuring that all forms reflect current business practice and are up to date
  • Ensure that all performance and development reviews are conducted and advice is given to Line Managers when required highlighting any issues to the Regional HR Business Partner

Bring to the team

  • Previous HR Generalist / Manager or HR Business Partner experience
  • Experience of working in an engineering or technology company would be advantageous although not essential
  • Demonstrable experience of written English with strong grammar and comprehension
  • Demonstrable ability at proof-reading documents with good attention to detail
  • Proven experience of providing a high standard of customer service both internally and externally
  • Professional approach
  • Knowledge and experience of using Microsoft office
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of MS office applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint etc.)
  • Educated to GCSE standard in Mathematics and English
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (Graduate)

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!


Just some of the benefits our teams enjoy include:
  • A great working environment
  • Highly competitive salary and benefits package
  • Working with advanced technologies
  • Encourages new ideas & innovations
  • Empowerment & project ownership
  • Multi-cultural workplace that promotes diversity
  • Future-oriented projects with leading brands
  • Hands on training & skills development
  • Domestic and international career opportunities

Ready to start your Journey?

We are looking forward to hearing from you:


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