HR Systems Manager


HR Systems Manager

Walsgrave Triangle, Coventry
Excellent basic salary plus bonus and private healthcare

Being a HR professional at McKesson UK, a leading healthcare company, means a lot. It means being the people champion. The HR hero. The employee advocate. The talent finder. Join us, and you could be all these things and more. Based at our Support Centre in Coventry, you’ll drive our people agenda – ensuring we get, grow and keep talent that helps to improve lives. At the same time, with opportunities to develop and progress your career, you’ll have everything you need to become more than you ever imagined.

About the opportunity

You will be joining a large HR team who support and payroll 24,000 colleagues across the UK. In this newly created role as the HR systems Manager you will ensure that the ERP HR & Payroll Systems become a key enabler of our organisation through leading the design and implementation of our integrated systems; responsible for the development and delivery of the HR Technology roadmap in line with the Group HR strategy.


You will lead the HR Systems technical support team and enable the development of the HR service channels. By facilitating technology improvements you will support HR & Payroll services for the organisation’s operations by evolving, recommending and implementing sound HR initiatives.


This is a key role where you will drive, manage and deliver the Group HR Management Information strategy in line with Group HR strategy and business needs.


About you

It is essential you have an extensive understanding and experience of working with large ERP solutions. You will have a strong grasp on leading HR IS and payroll technologies in a complex and large business support function, ideally a shared services environment. Will excellent project management skills you will also demonstrate where you have had strong financial control and managed substantial budgets.

You will be a confident and engaging communicator able to influence at senior and operational levels. As the role will manage a small team you will also possess excellent leadership abilities.


For more detail please see the full role profile attached

In return for your hard work, we offer training opportunities and development plans, wide-ranging benefits, flexible holidays and a brilliant work-life balance. We’ll also ensure that you feel empowered to support colleagues and make a real difference in people’s lives.

About McKesson
We’re McKesson – a Fortune Global 500 healthcare company that strives to break boundaries, challenge the status quo and support the changing healthcare industry. Bringing together six companies and 24,000 McKesson UK colleagues across pharmacy, pharmaceutical distribution and homecare services, we’re committed to offering the best advice and healthcare to our patients, customers and colleagues. As part of our Support Centre you’ll be able to use your passion, ambition and drive to build solutions and have experiences that transform lives for the better – starting with your own.

West Midlands