HR Advisor - DDC North

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Date: Jun 23, 2022

Location: Slough, GB

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.


HR Advisor - DDC North
Competitive salary & generous benefits
Slough or Altrincham


HR Advisor – Introduction 
Experienced in delivering a first-class HR service to multi sites, you are looking for a role that offers the potential to shape the success of a multi-million £ business. This HR Advisor position with AkzoNobel, the world expert in making coatings, is just the role you are looking for. Operating in over 150 countries, we have been awarded Top Employer status in the UK and are home to some of the UK’s favourite brands, including Dulux paint. Join us and you will help achieve business goals and objectives by providing a high-quality HR support service to managers and employees across the AkzoNobel UK business


HR Advisor – The Role
•    Coach managers to make balanced decisions by advising on issues from disciplinary & grievance to performance management & health 
•    Draft and implement HR policies & procedures
•    Enable managers to manage people processes more independently, by developing a suite of manager guides/supporting documentation
•    Support line managers to effectively manage, lead & develop their teams
•    Proactively manage casework
•    Provide employee advice on workplace issues 


HR Advisor – About You
•    Experience of delivering a HR service to multi sites
•    Used to delivering generalist HR services in a shared services environment
•    Comfortable coaching & challenging line managers
•    Excellent knowledge of Employment Law & best practice
•    Familiar with HR systems
•    Strong communication, organisational & interpersonal skills


HR Advisor – What Is In It For You 
We offer great personal development opportunities and roles with breadth, depth of scope and impact. We also offer comprehensive packages including:
•    Competitive Salary (depending on experience)
•    25 days holiday excluding bank holidays
•    Income protection
•    Staff discount at Dulux Decorator Centre stores
•    Employee Assistance Programme
•    Employee Life Assurance
•    Company pension
•    Product discounts 
•    Flexible benefits scheme offering benefits including childcare vouchers, Gymflex, retail card, dental cover and more!


HR Advisor – How to Apply 
We have been inventing the future for more than two centuries and need people like you to be part of the team.  Apply online via the link and we will get right back to you.


We are advocates of a healthy work life balance and mental wellbeing. We are happy to look at flexible working options for all our roles.


Who are AkzoNobel?                                                                                                              

Customers around the world use our trusted brands and products. Some of them are household names, including Dulux and Cuprinol, others are more specialist products, but everything we make is likely to play an essential role in your daily routine. We are experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in colour and protection since 1792. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 23255