Human Resources Business Partner


Location: Sydney, Australia

About Thales

In fast changing markets, customers worldwide rely on Thales. Thales is a business where brilliant people from all over the world come together to share ideas and inspire each other. In aerospace, transportation, defence, security and space, our architects design innovative solutions that make our tomorrow's possible.

We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.

Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds. Talk to us about any support or accessibility requirements you may need and how we support flexibility in the workplace.

Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage a flexible work culture.

An opportunity has arisen to join our collaborative HR team as a HR Business Partner. Reporting to the HR Director, in this role you will support the effective and timely delivery of the Human Resources (HR) strategy in order to drive the future growth and profitability of Thales in Australia.

Your responsibilities

Working in western Sydney and with some site travel required, this role will entail the following:

  • Ensuring seamless delivery of cyclical activities such as performance, annual and talent reviews
  • Day-to-day operational support including site specific advice and matters
  • Workforce planning and organisation design support, succession planning and recruitment advice
  • Collaborating with Thales centres of excellence
  • Ad hoc policy/HR tasks
  • Various HR projects

About you

The successful candidate will be an experienced HR business partner with generalist experience that has included cyclical activities, work force planning, change management and day-to-day HR activities. Due to the nature of the business, previous experience with enterprise bargaining agreements within an industrial setting is preferred.

In addition you will be an excellent stakeholder manager who is adept at working with leaders across the business and are a true advocate of company values and modelling a leadership model.

If you are seeking a rewarding HR career with the opportunity for long-term growth and development, we would welcome your application today.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 80,000 employees in 68 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!