General Manager People and Culture

South Yarra VIC

Our Company

The world of healthcare is evolving.  At Alcidion, we are playing our part.  Every day, we help healthcare organisations to embrace smart technology.  We make a positive difference to patient outcomes and we have a simple purpose, that is, to transform healthcare, together with our customers.  We are a focused team of like-minded people with a set of skills and products that create a unique offering in the global healthcare market.  The Alcidion Group of companies brings together the very best in technology and health sector knowledge to deliver solutions that make healthcare better for everyone.

The Role

Reporting to the Group Managing Director this newly created role is a member of the executive team. The successful candidate will ensure that People and Culture is a core thread in Alcidion’s strategy to grow and differentiate itself by designing, developing and implementing innovative HR strategies that align to Alcidion’s strategic objectives.  While also providing strategic and hands on practical advice to all Alcidion team members across Australia, NZ and UK.

The role will be responsible for Alcidion’s P&C initiatives, including:

  • Together with the executive team, continue to create an innovative and energetic culture to support Alcidion’s values and position Alcidion an employer of choice
  • Focusing on building and maintaining this culture as the Alcidion Group transitions through growth including potential acquisitions
  • Supporting the design and leading the execution of People and Culture strategies across workforce planning, recruitment, capability development, employee relations, well-being and remuneration and benefits
  • Design and optimisation of People and Culture policies, operating models, processes and systems
  • Partnering with and influencing the Executive Team to continuously improve and drive workforce engagement, culture, performance, development, planning and effectiveness
  • Annual People and Culture plan and budget for all staffing costs
  • Manage WHS policy, systems and processes
  • Ensuring adherence to all relevant legislative requirements in Australia, NZ and UK

Essential Skills

  • Degree level qualifications in HR or in a related discipline
  • Successful and proven as a senior HR leader in a medium sized company, preferably involving professional services
  • Experience in an ASX-listed company in the IT industry preferred
  • 10 + years’ experience in HR Management role
  • A desire to work at both operational and strategic level
  • A positive, hands-on change agent with strong leadership and  proven ability to influence
  • Strong organisational and project management skills and sound business acumen
  • Proven track record in building and maintaining effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills along with strong presentation skills
  • A strong working understanding of employment law and legislative requirements in Australia and ideally NZ and UK too
  • Experience in conflict management and complex performance management processes
  • Demonstrated experience in creating value within a business and driving change
  • Preparation of HR budgets and effective management of HR services within approved budget

Key Competencies

  • Excellent judgement
  • Team player with proven willingness to seek advice when making important decisions
  • Confidence, competence, communication skills and energy required to be seen by all as a leader
  • Demonstrated alignment with firm values
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to strategic business development
  • Proven commitment to developing the skills of employees at all levels


How to apply:

To be considered for the role, applicants must apply via our Seek ad General Manager People and Culture and include a cover letter detailing how they meet the requirements of the role and why they are attracted to working for Alcidion.

Please contact Phoebe Reid with any questions phoebe@reidadvisory.com.au