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Cummins Inc. Senior HR Advisor in Istanbul, Turkey

Senior HR Advisor


Senior HR Advisor

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior HR Advisor in Istanbul. You will be responsible for leading human resources business processes for a moderately complex organization across multiple functions, with a focus on continuous improvement initiatives and employee engagement. You will ensure that the business remains compliant with employment law legislation and that HR policy and procedures are understood and followed at all levels.

This is the perfect position for you if you are a confident HR Generalist, you enjoy a hand-on, operational role and you are looking for the opportunity to become a major influencer on a smaller site of a multinational organization.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Utilize your extensive knowledge of Turkish Employment Law legislation to ensure the business remains compliant. Advise organization and functional leadership teams on key legislative requirements.

  • Act as a Business Partner to the Country Leader and Senior Management Team, advising on human resources, policies and procedures.

  • Ensure 100% accuracy and completion of HR reports such as; weekly recruitment and forecasting, employee records etc.

  • Collaborate with the HR Leader with the preparation of succession and workforce planning

  • Assist with administration of payroll duties/eTime weekly sign-off

  • Evaluate organizational structures, job design and headcount forecasting, implementing tactics to maintain a diverse work force.

  • Resolve conflicts and provide coaching and counseling on human resources matters for individuals or groups within a defined organization or function.

  • Facilitate compensation process and benefits administration by partnering with shared services and corporate human resources; develops and implements workforce compensation recommendations.

  • Conduct and documents investigations for business areas or corporate functional areas.

  • Lead training needs assessments and participates in training activities and special projects.

  • Participate in initiatives to improve the overall effectiveness of human resources processes; leads specific improvement initiatives.

  • Create employment contracts as required by local law or practice.

  • Provide cover for Italy/Spain HR Managers as/when required


Skills and Experience Required:

You will be successful in this role with the following experience:

  • Existing experience in a HR Generalist position is essential, ideally within one of the following arenas; manufacturing, engineering, warehousing and distribution

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of Turkish Employment Law Legislation with demonstrable experience of ensuring these are adhered to in a previous role.

  • To enjoy being a positive and motivational influence, encouraging open communication from all levels.

  • To be an advocate for continuous improvement and always looking for ways to optimize work processes.

  • To be data driven with exceptional analytical skills to solve problems and draw meaningful conclusions.

  • Embody Cummins’ Core Values of integrity, Caring, Excellence, Team work and Diversity & Inclusion and ensure that these are upheld within your location.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Human Resources, Business, or related field or equivalent experience required.

Compensation and Benefits

A competitive salary is available for this position plus a variable, annual bonus.

So, if you are wanting to join a multinational business that will proactively invest in your professional development and offer you the chance to grow, Cummins is the place for you.

Our Distribution Business Unit in Europe consists of a distributor and dealer support network. They deliver reliable sales and service of durable and high performing engine, generator set and aftermarket products to our regionally based (global) partners. Working in a diverse, multi-cultural and innovative space, you’ll interact directly with our customers, build relationships and develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set. Our integrated business demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.

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Primary Location Turkey-Istanbul-Tuzla-Turkey, Istanbul, DBU Anadolu Yakasi

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting May 12, 2019, 3:44:47 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190001IV