BioMarin is the world leader in delivering therapeutics that provide meaningful advances to patients who live with serious and life-threatening rare genetic diseases.
We target diseases that lack effective therapies and affect relatively small numbers of patients, many of whom are children.
These conditions are often inherited, difficult to diagnose, progressively debilitating and have few, if any, treatment options.
BioMarin will continue to focus on advancing therapies that are the first or best of their kind.
By providing a foundation for all operations company wide, BioMarin’s General and Administrative teams support our mission of providing first and best in class therapeutics to patients who live with rare diseases.
Our teams include groups such as finance, legal, human resources, corporate compliance and ethics, and information technology.
Come join our team and make a meaningful impact on patients’ lives.
Support Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Mexico and CAAC organization in the following areas : recruitment and selection, employee relations, compensation, benefits, employment law compliance, performance management, organizational development, training, and special projects.
This position reports solid line to Human Resources LatAm Exec. Director working in close collaboration with Chile, Colombia, Argentina and Mexico respective country / business’ leaders among other areas.
Under the guidance of Regional Human Resources Head, lease with functions to support the business objectives and the company’s HR strategy and programs in alignment with Region and Global Human Resources guidelines and strategy.
Conduct recruitment efforts in all assigned countries for the continued growth of the team (commercial and all functions) while maintaining alignment with regional and corporate guidance.
Will work as a business partner acting with all sub products of Human Resources, such as : Personnel Admin; payroll liaison with Finance;
compensation and benefits which address local conditions in each country while maintaining alignment with regional guidance and company’s overall compensation and benefits philosophy.
Support, develop and implement training and development programs to support achievement of business objectives and people development.
Work collaboratively with all areas to ensure training materials and practices adhere to corporate guidelines and policies.
Review and develop local HR policies aligning with regional guidelines and company policies.
Track and manage spend on related training events and projects.
Provision and validation of benefits and benefits benchmarking including healthcare, retirement and life insurance, allowances, paid time off, and other benefits that are deemed customary and / or mandatory in the country.
Develop and implement programs for existing employees’ professional development where appropriate for the job responsibilities, including sales training, management and leadership training, new hires training, onboarding, interviewing skills, etc.
Support wellness activities in each of the assigned countries.
Administer and manage the occupational health and safety systems defined by each of the local governments in the assigned countries.
Participate in internal and external audits and ensure consistency in the information presented.
Bachelor’s degree (Business or Science) or better required.
Minimum of 8 years demonstrated successful human resources experience in pharmaceutical or other industries.
At least 4 years of experience as Business Partner.
Experience with other Latin American countries and knowledge of their labor laws is desirable.
Strong customer focus and business acumen
Good consultative and relationship management skills
Excellent multi-lingual communications, both written and verbal, with the ability to educate and persuade through formal and informal communications
Capacity to manage multiple activities and priorities
Strong presentation, facilitation and communication skills (verbal and written)
Excellent analytical and organizational management skills
Solid interpersonal and relationship building skills
Ability to orchestrate projects and meet deadlines
English skills are required at advanced level (minimum)
Technical skills : PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc.
WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This job requires 25% travel availability (domestic and international).
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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.