Manager Resourcing | Fixed Term

Location: Adelaide
Job Type: Full time
Contact: BHP
Email: email BHP
Reference: 40150914

At BHP Billiton, we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential.

With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

Come and be a part of this success.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of Resourcing & Training Australia & Asia, the Manager Resourcing is accountable for leading a team of sourcing professionals in Adelaide and Melbourne to develop and execute talent acquisition strategies to support the organisations current and future talent needs.  In addition to this, you will play a pivotal role in supporting our function through a period of significant change, which will transform the way we source talent for BHP Billiton globally.  This role is fixed term for 12 months.

In this role, you will:

  • Develop and implement strategic sourcing strategies which are aligned to our workforce plan
  • Lead the development of innovative inclusion and diverse resourcing strategies that will enable the organisation to identify and attract diverse, high performing talent
  • Work in collaboration with your peers to lead and implement global improvement projects
  • Build and maintain strong, credible relationships with line leaders to understand their key drivers and business objectives
  • Provide leadership in the transformation of the Global Resourcing function to a strategic, proactive sourcing function.

About You

To be successful in this role you must have previous experience in leading teams through significant change, as well as having strong stakeholder engagement and management experience.  You will have proven experience in implementation of best practice sourcing methodologies and diversity initiatives.

Supporting a diverse workforce

At BHP Billiton, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect.  We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.  

We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life.  These benefits include flexible working options; a generous paid parental leave policy; other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.


This role will be Adelaide based, offering quality standard of living without the high costs of most other Australian capital cities.  Adelaide offers a Mediterranean climate, beach-side lifestyle, cosmopolitan cafés and restaurants and world class wine regions just an hour away. 

How to apply

Please apply online before 15th September 2017.

Reference Number – 40150914

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised closing date.

We support flexible work at BHP.  Talk to us about the flexible working options in this team. Think Big!