HR Business Partner

Rio Tinto
Nov 19, 2020
Dec 19, 2020
Full Time
Human Resources Business Partner
  • Be part of a group that is safety driven and values inclusion
  • Strategic, ground zero opportunity to make a big difference in the Product Group
  • Permanent opportunity based in Brisbane CBD

About the role

All progress begins with pioneers. At Rio Tinto, it begins with you.

We are looking for a Human Resource Business Partner (HRBP) to support the design and implementation of the People centric strategy for the Copper and Diamonds (C&D) Product Group which aims to deliver a people centric approach to deliver a highly profitable and sustainability driven C&D business of the future. A focus on employee engagement, behaviours and culture, performance and productivity, talent and capability, leadership effectiveness and Inclusion and Diversity, across the Product Group will be key to delivering this outcome.

This is a great opportunity for a senior HR professional to make a real difference within this global portfolio.

We are an open, connected international team of technical specialists using some of the most exciting data and tools on the planet. We are the world leader in automation and smart mining.

We have technical development programmes that are industry-leading and recognise the unique nature of your role. These provide opportunities to grow your career through a dedicated technical path while being rewarded for your unique skills

Reporting to the General Manager Human Resources and working in a collaborative and challenging environment within the Diamonds HR APAC team, you will be:
  • Designing, implementing and tracking the progress of employee engagement initiatives,
  • Driving the alignment of leadership behaviours and culture to the strategy,
  • Defining and tracking the effectiveness of the Inclusion and Diversity strategy,
  • Defining, implementing and tracking a consistent approach to labour productivity
  • Driving the identification, retention and development of talent.

What you'll bring
  • A commitment to the safety of yourself and your team
  • A Bachelor's degree in HR with a strong background as a HRBP within a large networked organisation.
  • Ability to define strategy and translate that strategy into executable and measurable outcomes.
  • Proven ability to engage, influence and collaborate with senior leadership teams with a good application of contemporary HR systems, processes and obligations.
  • Ability to coach and influence senior leaders in a way that tests conventional thinking and challenges the status quo.
  • Experience in organisational design and implementation of appropriate tools and systems.
  • Flexibility to work across time zones and hold a high level of integrity, confidentiality and credibility.

What we offer

Be recognised for your contribution, your thinking and your hard work, and go home knowing you've helped the world progress.
  • A work environment where safety is always the number one priority
  • A permanent position working directly for Rio Tinto
  • A competitive base salary reflective of your skills and experience with annual incentive program
  • Comprehensive medical benefits including subsidised private health insurance for employees and immediate family
  • Attractive share ownership plan
  • Company provided insurance cover
  • Extensive salary sacrifice & salary packaging options
  • Career development & education assistance to further your technical or leadership ambitions
  • Ongoing access to family-friendly health and medical wellbeing support
  • Leave for all of life's reasons (vacation/annual, paid parental, sick leave)
  • Exclusive employee discounts (banking, accommodation, cars, retail and more)
  • Possible domestic relocation assistance About Rio Tinto

Every idea, every innovation, every little thing the world calls 'progress' begins with a first step, and someone willing to take it: explorers, inventors, entrepreneurs. Pioneers.

For nearly 150 years, Rio Tinto has been a company of pioneers generations of people spanning the globe, all with the grit and vision to produce materials essential to human progress.

Our iron ore has shaped skylines from Shanghai to Sydney. Our aluminium the world's first to be certified "responsible" helps planes fly and makes cars lighter. Our copper helps wind turbines power cities and our boron helps feed the world, and explore the universe.
Our diamonds help us celebrate the best parts of life.

Where you'll be working

The role is Brisbane based with some travel required to Copper and Diamonds site based locations.

Every Voice Matters

At Rio Tinto, we particularly welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, the LGBTI+ community, mature workers, people with disabilities and people from different cultural backgrounds.

We are committed to an inclusive environment where people feel comfortable to be themselves. We want our people to feel that all voices are heard, all cultures respected and that a variety of perspectives are not only welcome they are essential to our success. We treat each other fairly and with dignity regardless of race, gender, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, age, sexual orientation or anything else that makes us different.