Kellogg HR Advisor (Maternity cover) in WREXHAM, United States

At Kellogg's we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.

Our Vision and Purpose are at the heart of everything we do. Simple yet powerful, they define why we're here and where we're going - made possible by the extraordinary talent of everyone who works here. People like you. Our heritage, through the inspiration of W.K. Kellogg, continues to drive our company and keeps us committed to creating a stronger future every day, by putting people first in everything we do.

Operating in more than 180 countries, across 6 continents, with dedication and passion from each and every one of our 30,000 employees, we are extremely proud of our ever growing portfolio of over 1,600 food products, which include iconic brands such as Pringles, Frosties, Special K and Corn Flakes.

These are exciting times for our Wrexham Cereal Plant where we produce a range of our iconic brands such as Cornflakes, Special K, Branflakes, Coco Pop bars, Just Right and Krave. We know the strength of our success is a result of the fantastic people who work for us, we are proud of our employees and our great reputation as an employer. We are looking for enthusiastic and talented individuals to join our Production team who have energy, determination and are happy to take accountability for what they do. Please apply if you share our passion for success and want to make a difference. It’s an exciting time to join us.

The role of HR Advisor will play a key role in the strategic development of all plant HR activity, and will transform you into an expert in your field.


As well as being passionate about our brands, excited about our future and a leader in your field, you will be doing the following:

  • Ensure an accurate and correct time & attendance administration report and process of payroll related items resulting in no payroll recalculations for hourly paid employees

  • HR single point of contact of all payroll related questions, SAP and time & attendance, absence management system questions including communications to key stakeholders on status and resolution of issues

  • Manages relationship with payroll provider on day-to-day basis and escalates issues to plant HR leadership

  • Updates the workforce schedules as required & actions contracts of employment when required

  • Supports HR related projects in the plant and develops wellness programs in collaboration with Occupational Health

  • Actively monitors and co-ordinates the absenteeism process for the plant

  • Coordinates administration and preparation (invites, content, logistics, minutes) for ER/Works Council meetings

  • Contributes to and executes engagement activities including Reward and Recognition annual events at the Plant

  • Co-ordinates information through all internal communication channels to Plant employees

  • General administration including but not exclusive (Purchase Orders, Data Audit, filing , Occupational Health, reporting )

  • Scanning and filing of personnel documents (link with GBS, e.g. sickness note, legal documents)

  • Maintenance of local self service rooms in case of breakdown – escalate to GBS IT


As well as the hunger to learn, the thirst to develop and a love for HR, you can expect to have the following activity. In return, we'll give you development opportunities, great exposure and a lively culture!


  • Bachelor’s Degree in human resources, business administration or related field

  • Working knowledge of payroll strategy, philosophy and principles

  • Flexible, problem solving approach and strong team player

  • Excellent attention to detail and good accurate numerical and analytical skills

  • Experienced in working at manufacturing plant

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills


  • Experience at large multi-national consumer packaged goods company

  • Experience with HR Software, in particular Success Factors


Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

If you experience any difficulty when applying please contact .

Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don’t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

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The Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

Title: HR Advisor (Maternity cover)

Location: UK-North Wales-Wrexham

Requisition ID: HUM001595

Job Function: Human Resources

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 11, 2017, 3:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No