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HR Generalist - Operations (Cognac)

Job Name

HR Generalist - Operations (Cognac)






Human Resources

Reporting Line:

HR Manager OC France 

Job type:

Full time

Lead recruiter:

Malaika Haynes

About the role

The HR Generalist role acts as a true Business Partner for managers by ensuring that everyone has the resources and skills required for the business. This role will challenge the organization for better functioning while animating the different actions/programs/ events to ensure a great & positive atmosphere and strengthen our culture. This role will be responsible for partnering closely with managers across several plants and so require travel across France.


  • Manage Recruitment and Employer Brand Policy
  • Lead training process: local & mandatory training plans in connection with local HR teams, Bacardi global training courses in France deployment
  • Drive Talent management & HR development programs for France 
  • Drive HR Events Agenda in connection with HR & Leadership Team
  • Ensure the constant internal climate and Group's culture with EES action plan management.
  • Be a real Business Partner for OC France plants & leadership team, related organization & people matters
  • Support & back up the HR Manager on all HR subjects
  • Manage Legal / Disciplinary Files 

Skills and Experience

The skills and experience needed to create your legacy:
  • Strong HR Generalist experience
  • Recruitment / Training / Talent Development skills 
  • Knowledge of French labor law 
  • French & English fluent 
  • Computer tools 
Personal Qualities
  • Dynamism 
  • Good communication 
  • Proactivity / Rigorous / Deal with ambiguity 
  • Positive & coaching mindset 
We are looking for people who are globally mobile and have aspirations to experience different cultures.

Our culture

We share the passion and entrepreneurial flair of our founder and are guided by our three culture pillars - Fearless, Family and Founders, they inspire our Primos to be the best they can be and drive us forward in all we do. But what does this mean?

·       Being Fearless; means adopting an agile mindset, being comfortable trying new things and taking risks. We are empowered to question, challenge and innovate.

·       Family; We treat each other, and our communities, like Family. Always.

·       Founders; The spirit of entrepreneurship is at the heart of everything we do. We see the business as if it’s our own. We do the right thing for the business and we all take accountability for our work.

When you join Bacardi, you become part of our family and gain more than just a job.