Head of Business Operations & HR, Stepstone Pharma
Using data and analytics - rather than instinct - to drive smart decision-making can be harder to implement in practice than in theory.
Securing the investment you need can be an uphill battle, and without the support of other departments and senior leadership, an HR Analytics initiative is unlikely to survive beyond the short term.
How do you overcome doubt, suspicion, apathy, antipathy or obstruction, and change people's mindsets?
Nicole's session will cover:
What You Will Learn:
Analytics Sophistication: Early
Nicole Norris has a truly international recruitment experience since 2000. She has lived in/worked in US, Germany, Switzerland, India, China and Italy. She has also been responsible for the recruitment for Europe, Middle East, Africa, LatAm, Asia, (including AsiaPAc and S. Asia) and N. America, She has worked in several types of organizations, including non-profit, multi-nationals, several industries and the scientific arena. She has held roles in Recruitment, Talent Management, HR Management, OD.
Nicole has learned that no matter where you work, the right talent makes the difference for an organization and through her various roles in HR, she understands that it is the people in the organizations that make all the difference. Nicole's goal is to collaborate for the overall good of the organization to acquire, develop and manage the right talent that can move with the organization, proactively take a part in moving the organization forward towards their goals and become strong contributors and even future leaders in the organization. Nicole believes a strong HR leader can bring true value-add by knowing their organization inside and out, being open to the conversation and contributing to the business as a whole.
Previous roles include: Sr Advisor and acting Chief HRMTA to the United Nation’s World Food Programme; Head of Talent Acquisition Europe and MEA, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Head of Talent Acquisition, World Economic Forum, HR Bus. Partner, Talent Mgmt, OD and Staffing, Novartis; Development Staffing Head – EGM, (India and China), Novartis; HR Manager BU IID, Marketing and Sales, Novartis; Staffing Manager IDTI/HR Manager Commercial IDTI, Novartis; Recruitment Officer, (Scientific), European Molecular Biology Laboratories, (Headquarters and multiple sites).
Company: Stepstone Pharma