Mondelez International Recruiting Regional Team Lead - Europe in BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom

What makes working at Mondelēz International so special? Many things. The iconic brands and global nature of our business. The continuous innovation and endless opportunities to grow. The chance, each and every day, to put a smile on people’s faces. We’re the world’s leading maker of Chocolate, Biscuits, Candy and Gum with billion-dollar brands like Cadbury, Milka, Prince and Oreo and we now have an exciting opportunity to join our team.

This role sits within our newly transformed HR function and you will be part of Mondelez Business Services (MBS), supporting the business across a range of HR activity from Hire to Retire (HTR). MBS is a Key Driver of the HR Strategy which drives top tier financial performance and creates a great place to work by leading the agenda on Talent, Leadership, Culture, and Organisation Capabilities.


The objectives and guiding principles for MBS Hire to Retire include:

  • Focus on excellent customer service while providing a great place to work through an outcome based, knowledgeable and engaged HR services organisation.

  • Integrate our global scale with simplified and standardised processes and technologies.

  • Promote common ways of working with the positive end user experience in mind.

  • Build a continuous improvement culture.

  • Provide a talent pool for HR.

  • Implement non-negotiable control and compliance standards.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Leads the MBS Recruiting Team to provide sourcing, recruiting and onboarding services providing day-to-day guidance and direction to execute recruiting processes

  • Collaborates with other HTR Sub-Tower Leads to build a high-performing Employee Services Delivery

  • Represents Recruitment at the MBS HR Leadership Team

  • Champions and drives the implementation of recruiting initiatives, and tools in partnership with global technology team and retained TA

  • Formulates strategy for sourcing channels to inform recruiting collateral and social media sourcing vehicles

  • Drives global process standardization

  • Ensures areas for continuous improvements are identified, prioritized, assigned and delivered; Collaborates with stakeholders to maintain the efficiency, effectiveness and excellence of the team

  • Owns relationship with global vendor and handles escalation of issues

  • Works in collaboration with Regional Leadership to ensure business needs are identified and met

  • Leads, coaches, motivates, trains and inspires direct reports to deliver team and project goals and develop talented individuals who can move on to other HR roles or other roles in the business

  • Accountable for budget

Candidate Requirements:


  • Degree or equivalent qualification is desirable

Skills & Experience:

  • Significant experience in HR and Recruitment including workforce planning and logistics

  • Experience working in a global organisation and shared service organisation

  • Excellent relationship management experience with customer service focus

  • Experience in process standardisation, implementation and management for recruiting, sourcing and coordination processes

  • Experience in continuous improvement

  • Proven effective team leader, experience coaching, mentoring and facilitating discussions

  • Relationship management experience with client-focus

  • Strong analytical skills with excellent attention to detail

  • Comfortable with data and data analysis

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Highly computer literate, knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project.

We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills.

In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer an attractive benefits package within a highly successful International business that offers financial rewards and resources, including bonus scheme, contributory pension, life assurance, generous holiday allowance and a flexible benefits programme.

Title: Recruiting Regional Team Lead - Europe

Location: EU-GB-England-Birmingham

Requisition ID: 1708546