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Hr Operacional Specialist (M/F)


14.10.2020 | Lisboa | Referência: 2011264


Hr Operacional Specialist (M/F)


Your new Company

Ferring Pharmaceuticals is a research-driven, specialty biopharmaceutical group committed to helping people around the world build families and live better lives. Headquartered in Saint-Prex, Switzerland, Ferring is a leader in reproductive medicine and women’s health, and in specialty areas within gastroenterology and urology. Ferring has been developing treatments for mothers and babies for over 50 years and has a portfolio covering treatments from conception to birth. Founded in 1950, privately-owned Ferring now employs over 6,000 people worldwide, has its own operating subsidiaries in nearly 60 countries and markets its products in 110 countries. To learn more about Ferring or its products please visit

Ferring is opening an IT Center of Excellence (CoE) in Lisbon, Portugal, to build and operate a new global ERP platform and we are looking to attract qualified and motivated candidates. To enable Ferring to keep up with new demands, changes and business needs, we are now recruiting a professional team that will implement the new ERP in countries throughout the world as well as its central and support functions. The ERP program is expected to run for at least four years and the scope of the new team’s work will include global implementation, as well as on-going operation and maintenance. In addition, the IT CoE in Lisbon will be an integral part of Ferring’s Global IT Function.

Your new role

Reporting to the Senior HR Manager for our Lisbon site, you will be responsible for the HR transactional and administrative duties of the site, including supporting the efficient set up of the new office which will also involve some office administration tasks. You will work closely with Line Managers and their teams, demonstrating a deep focus on the employee experience, operational excellence and continuous improvement. You will be involved across the full spectrum of the employee life cycle from recruitment administration and onboarding support to training co-ordination and payroll activities.


What you'll need to succeed

We are looking for a talented, proactive and autonomous self-starter, with first class administrative and organizational skills. You will need at least 3 years of experience performing in a similar HR operational role. Experience in HR Systems and working in an international and matrix organization is required. The knowledge of local labour law is a plus, as well as a strong focus on the customer and the ability to interact across all levels in the organisation. Fluency in English is mandatory. You will also need to be collaborative, innovative, and results-driven, as well as a person who embraces new challenges with ease and enjoys working in a dynamic environment

What you'll get in return

Inspiration from our commitment to advocate for everyone’s right to build a family, no matter who you are, where you live or who you love. Motivation from innovation in our chosen therapy areas and ongoing development of our organization. You will perform a key role in both the set-up and ongoing evolution of the Lisbon site.

What you need to do

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