Manager Employee Relations
- Highly Influential Role
- Provide Strategic Advice
- Lead a Team of ER Specialists
An exceptional opportunity to lead a transformational & constructive ER function and support key service delivery initiatives
This leading South Australian education provider, with over 3,000 staff, is committed to the creation and application of knowledge through their teaching and research, to enrich people’s lives. With a dedication to delivering people focussed outcomes and providing a dynamic and thriving workplace, this role will join the advisory services portfolio and contribute to the cultivation of a high performing culture.
Reporting to the Senior Manager, you will grow and lead a service focussed team of six employee relation professionals, providing expert enabling ER advice and support within the organisation, whilst promoting a people first approach. As a subject matter expert across a breadth of ER matters, you will oversee complex cases, critical investigations and support major change projects. You will have the influence to develop and deliver on key ER strategies and policy development, while ensuring a highly valued and credible advisory service is delivered. Representing the organisation in employment related meetings and tribunals including the Fair Work Commission, your approach will mitigate people impacts and industrial risks.
An accomplished senior industrial relations leader, you will have a proven track record building and managing a high performing team as well as experience in managing and influencing relationships at a strategic senior level. With relevant tertiary qualifications in industrial relations, law or a related discipline, you will have the legal “know how” with strong interpersonal and influencing skills, along with the ability to have difficult conversations.
This is an exceptional opportunity for you to lead a transformational and constructive employee relations function and support the organisation’s key service delivery initiative.
Applications should be forwarded to the attention of Julie Bennett in Word format. Confidential enquires are welcome to Julie on 0431 742 034 or Chloe Juniper on 0433 781 602.