Orla Rafferty is a Fellow Member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, with over 24 years HR Management experience having worked in the Textile, Food, Construction and Engineering sectors, providing professional advice, support, facilitation and individual and team coaching across many industries; engineering, construction, manufacturing, facilities, professional services, food, entertainment, tourism and the public sector.
Using coaching techniques with clients, Orla works to closely with them determining the right and timely HR strategy for their business, this results in their business having effective people management practices in place which increases profit and motivation of their employees.
Applying specialist experience and knowledge in many people related areas; recruitment, learning and development, talent retention, acquisition and mergers, downsizing, upsizing, employee relations, motivation and reward, growth strategies, change management, health and wellbeing and HR strategies.
Orla Rafferty was previously employed as part of the Senior Management Team in McMullen Architectural Systems as Group Human Resources Manager, where her practical and professional approach to Human Resources was contributory to the successful growth of the company to reach a turnover of £50m+
She specialises in working with SME and leaders of business who struggle to manage and motivate their teams providing them with tools and strategies so they can focus on making their business more profitable, productive and healthier too!
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