HR Officer

Company: 2 Sisters Food Group
Location: Devon
Salary: Competitive
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HR Officer
South West – Willand, Cullompton EX15 2PJ


Willand, Devon


Monday to Friday (40 hours per week)


UK Poultry represents more than half of 2 Sisters’ business by sales. The division employs over 8,500 people working in a chilled environment to process poultry products which are then marketed to UK consumers via major retailers.


When you join 2 Sisters, you will become part of the UK’s largest food manufacturer with ambitious plans and as such you can look forward to working with a whole bunch of talented colleagues with a shared passion for quality, service and most importantly food.



An exciting opportunity for a HR Officer has arisen at our Willand site with a workforce of over 1000. This role sits within our HR team and will report directly to the HR Manager. As HR Officer you will oversee the day to day HR operations, delivering an effective, hands-on, practical support and advisory service to managers and employees. This position is the perfect role for a generalist, you will be responsible for ER cases including actively managing disciplinary and grievance cases, providing guidance on performance management issues, actively manage sickness, making payroll changes, covering reporting and paperwork to support the above to ensure legal compliance. You will also have the opportunity to support any upcoming changes within the business. You’ll receive plenty of support, however you will need to hit the ground running to provide a professional and efficient generalist Human Resources service to our internal and external customers in a fast paced and ever-changing environment. This is a great opportunity for any HR professional who is looking to make their mark and progress within a role.



If you’re fanatical about food, thrive under pressure and have the can-do spirit that’s created our success. Bring those qualities, with the following and you will have the recipe for success:

·      Previous experience within HR

·      CIPD qualifications (desirable but not essential)

·      Manufacturing experience – Food Manufacturing desirable

·      Experience of working with trade unions (highly desirable)

·      Must have a high attention to detail and be very organised

·      Able to efficiently manage your time, be self-starting with a ‘can do’ attitude

·      Able to adapt communication styles to influence at all levels



2 Sisters Food Group is one of the UK’s biggest food manufacturers providing great tasting products to the nation, from chicken to cookies and pizza to pies!


We employ over 13,500 staff, all of whom have the opportunity to progress as we focus on promoting from within and you can be part of that too. With 18 sites in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.


Knowing that our business is only as good as the people we employ, we ensure that we invest in people like you to enhance skills and professional development.

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