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HR Professional/Assistant HR Business Partner - Makati City Philippines

Will you thrive in the intersection between people and business in a global company and are you a strong project manager who can anchor and drive cross-country HR projects and processes? If so, the position as HR Professional in Arla Foods Philippines could be yours! The position is a unique opportunity to get to play a key role in organizational projects and initiatives on a European level and to build a strong foundation in Arla HR.


In this role you will be working with implementing HR and business projects across the Commercial organization in Arla Philippines. In this context, you will drive projects around e.g. talent development and strengthening commercial capabilities across the zone in close collaboration with the General Manager, Leadership Team, and HR Leads.


Business-oriented HR Partnering and Project Management

  • Reporting to the Head of Arla PH, you will be tasked to enable the sustainable commercial performance of the organization. You will be part of the Leadership Team where you will provide strong support to the Leadership team members and secure a solid and structured framework for implementing and anchoring HR processes across the team.
  • Furthermore you will be main HR Business Partner for two central teams –Finance and Commercial Operations. The HR Business Partner organization receives operational HR support from Global HR, and on the operational level your role will be to guide and help the Line Managers towards the right solutions within recruitment, training, etc.


Solid HR knowledge and strong interpersonal skills

  • You hold a Master’s degree within business, HRM or an equivalent discipline, and you have some experience with HR and project management.
  • Most likely, you have been working in HR for 2-3 years as a Project Manager, HR Consultant or Business Partner and ideally you have experience from a matrix organization working with stakeholders from HR Shared Service and Business Partnering. Besides your empathetic personality you have a lot of drive and energy and are eager to create results. You have the skills to be the strong project manager so you will ensure solid and timely execution of projects with many different stakeholders.
  • You are able to analyze complex matters and translate them into well-structured and executable solutions – and you love to do this in collaboration with colleagues.
  • You thrive in a busy environment with a lot of challenge and varying tasks.
  • You have a keen interest for organization, business and people, and you are able to build strong and trusted relations with many stakeholders – and you are not afraid to take a stand.


Application and contact
Please apply through our website under reference of your salary expectations and your earliest availability. For further information please contact Elena Sampalioti, Manager Talent Acquisition, under +491714378801.


Equal opportunity
Arla Foods is a company with equal opportunities for everyone regardless of age, race, gender, or any other criteria that is not a professional qualification for an open position. Purely for reasons of readability we have chosen to create all our job postings in male format. We explicitly look forward to all applications regardless if the candidate is male, female, diverse and will also exclude any other criteria from our screening process that is not professional qualification.


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?




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