Company: AbbVie
Location: Waver



Job purpose & objectives

Develop adequate staffing and people development plans and execute related actions/tasks
in order to support actual and future business needs.
Be the advisor for people managers in own field of expertise.
Be the advisor for people managers in own field of expertise

Key interfaces


  • GM/management team
  • HR Director
  • HR team
  • Customer Excellence Department
  • Communication Manager
  • All other departments as customers
  • Area contacts for TA, TR and L&D
  • Providers in staffing, contracting, training and other HR related topics

Tasks and responsibilities

Talent Development and Learning plans
Other projects
  • plan and coach managers on Performance review process (process and tool)
  • identify development needs and establish development plans together with the manager
  • develop, propose and communicate on yearly training plan
  • co-create development actions with suppliers
  • liaise with Area L&D to coordinate training efforts
  • supervise reporting on all L&D activities to Area and track training records
  • participate to the follow up of onboarding and to the exit process
Other projects

Manage processes and develop related action plans in :
  • Building of the AbbVie culture, act as a change agent
  • Great Place to Work (GPTW) and Top Employer certification: preparation of the surveys, the dossiers and the action plans
  • Abbvie Culture team active participation
  • AbbVie employee survey
  • 360° feedback and Hogan methodology
  • Co-work on projects with Customer Excellence Department and Communication Department
Talent Acquisition

Able to manage the internal TA process on an ad interim on back up basis
  • Intake discussions vendor briefing, conducting interviews, debriefing candidates
  • Prepare/review job offer and extend job offer to the candidate where appropriate
  • Use of the company tools (Workday, Taleo, LinkedIn, etc)
Manage the new employee onboarding and orientation process on ad interim on backup basis
  • work with hiring manager on onboarding program
  • create and maintain new employee orientation program (welcome day)
  • coordinate with hiring manager post induction evaluation

    Required skills, competencies and education

    Master’s Degree in Human Resources and/or Business

    Job related functional/technical skills & knowledge:

  • Solid HR experience in both TA & L&D field (developing strategies and implementing actions)
  • Solid experience in a matrix organization
  • Able to operate as ‘change agent’, challenge the organization
  • Trilingual: FR – NL – ENGL
  • Behavioral/Leadership skills

  • Understanding the Business
  • Customer orientation
  • Organization, planning, time management, process excellence
  • Focused on action, outcome and delivering high quality results
  • Problem solving
  • Personal flexibility
  • Managing diverse relationships and build credibility
  • Act as a change agent
  • AbbVie Way We Work : All for One AbbVie, Decide Smart and Sure, Clear and Courageous, Agile and Accountable, Make Possibilities Real
  • Personal values

  • Ownership
  • Integrity