Skip to main content

HR Specialist

Apply Now
Job ID 289279 Date posted 04/02/2024 Location : Melbourne, Australia Category  HUMAN RESOURCES Job Status  Salaried Full Time

About Us

At Cargill, we’re challenging the way world sees agriculture. With more than 150 years of experience we are committed to feeding the world in a safe and responsible way, reducing environmental impact, and improving the communities where we live and work. Safety is our top priority and we are committed to creating a ‘zero harm’ safety culture.

Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive. With a diverse and inclusive workplace culture and a global footprint, you will work with some of the best minds developing innovative programs and practices for a sustainable future. It’s an opportunity to learn, grow and engage in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. Learn more at

Job Purpose and Impact

In this diverse role you will provide support in the day-to-day operations of the HR department; supporting internal and external stakeholders, effectively maintaining policies & employee data, providing guidance on people related matters and effective HR administration management.

Key Accountabilities

•    Utilises a general understanding of HR principles and practices to understand business imperatives and people impacts
•    Assists the HR team with people matters including wellbeing initiatives, training, HR queries, onboarding and strategic projects
•    Implements proactive, innovative, and customer oriented HR solutions for stakeholders.
•    Supports in routine compliance related activities including, payroll, HR audits, regulatory reports and invoicing


  • Previous experience in HR areas such as onboarding, local training delivery, employee engagement, payroll services, and recognition programs
  • Ability to manage HR people queries and administration
  • Experience of working within a diverse business ideally within a large organisation to deliver HR solutions
  • Demonstrated experience positively influencing and collaborating with business and HR leaders
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise work with a focus on delivering for stakeholders

We Offer

In return to your experience, we offer:

  • A competitive remuneration package including performance incentive plan
  • Autonomy and scope for career development
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • The opportunity to work with some of the most talented people in the industry and inspiring leaders
  • A supportive working culture and an inclusive team environment

If you are ready to take on a rare, career defining opportunity, are self-motivated and team spirited, then we would love to hear from you.

Cargill is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applications are treated with complete confidentiality.

Apply Now

Linkedin Job Matcher

Find where you fit in at Cargill. Log in to connect your LinkedIn profile and we’ll use your skills and experience to search the jobs that might be right for you.

Find Your Match


The Cargill Cocoa Promise is committed to securing a thriving cocoa sector for generations.

Learn More (Sustainable Coco)

& Inclusion

Our inclusive culture helps us shape the future of the world.

Learn More (Inclusion & Diversity)

Life at

Discover how you can achieve your higher purpose with a career at Cargill. Learn More

View All of Our Available Opportunities