HR Best Practice: Getting Redundancies Right - A CPD event

The current market presents challenges for employees and employers alike. Join Mark Cox from MDC Legal,Martin Wandmaker from AHG and Elyane Palmer from the MUA at our HR Best Practice Seminar on Getting Redundancies Right for an insight into lessons learned from redundancies gone wrong and avoiding legal claims.

“HR Best Practice: Getting Redundancies Right”  - A CPD event

Venue: Automotive Holdings Group Ltd 21 Old Aberdeen Place West Perth WA 6005

Date: Thursday 14th May Registrations from 5:30pm and commencing at 6pm

Sponsored by: Automotive Holdings Group and MDC Legal

TO REGISTER: Registration is essential.  There are limited tickets available and places will fill quickly.  You can register by clicking "register now" on the right hand side of the screen.  There is a small charge of $20 for non members ($5 if you are unemployed or a full time student).  IRSWA CPD seminars are free for IRSWA members.  If you are a current financial member (ie you paid your membership fee on or after 1 Jan 2015) please login before registering. Once logged in the registration form will autofill with your details.  Please review these and update them if necessary.  You will be asked to select a payment option please select "payment by cheque".  The next screen will show a zero value for cost. If you have any difficulties registering please email info@industrialrelations.com.au

With benchmark iron ore prices continuing to fall, miners are cutting costs and workforces.  And it’s not just miners – falling iron ore prices have already had an effect on other business and the WA State Government’s budget, resulting in public sector and other job cuts as well. The current market presents challenges for employees and employers alike.  Join Mark Cox from MDC Legal and Martin Wanamaker from AHG at our HR Best Practice Seminar on Getting Redundancies Right for an insight into lessons learned from redundancies gone wrong and avoiding legal claims.

Union - Elyane Palmer - MUA

Employer: Martin Wandmaker – Head of HR – AHG 

Martin Wandmaker was appointed to the role of Head of Human Resources for AHG in October 2013.  In this role he manages all aspects of AHG’s people strategy including talent acquisition, remuneration, reward and benefits planning, training and development, Occupational health and safety along with succession management and employee/industrial relations. Prior to joining AHG Martin worked for three years as the Executive General Manager for Sydney Ports Corporation during which time he led the people related aspects of the NSW Government’s complex carve out and privatisation of Port Botany. For more than a decade prior Martin worked with DHL Worldwide Express in a variety of senior Human Resources roles initially based in Sydney then Singapore and ultimately Bonn in Germany.  The position he held when he left the organisation was head of Talent Management where he was responsible for developing visible pipelines of talent for key executive positions across the globe. Martin holds a Bachelor of Business degree from the University of Technology in Sydney, with a major in Marketing and a sub major in Employee Relations.

Legal: Mark Cox – Director of MDC Legal

Mark Cox (BA LLB Hons, University of Melbourne) was admitted in 1998 and is Director of MDC Legal. MDC Legal is a firm of industrial, workplace and employment law specialists. Mark has practiced in these areas for about 15 years. He was also associate to the former Chief Justice of WA, the Hon David Malcolm AC, QC in 1999 and 2000. Having worked in a boutique commercial litigation firm, and then as a senior associate of a national law firm, leading the industrial and general litigation division of its Perth Office, and as the former Principal Solicitor of the Employment Law Centre, WA, Mark is a well-regarded practitioner in workplace relations law, named as a “leading lawyer” in Doyle’s Guide 2014 and recommended in 2011, 2012 and 2013. Mark has conducted litigation and acted as counsel in several jurisdictions in a wide variety of matters.  

 

May 14th, 2015 5:30 PM   through   8:00 PM
21 Old Aberdeen Place
West Perth, 6005
Australia
Prices
Member $ 0.00
General public price (For payment by cheque or bank transfer only) $ 20.00
General public price w/ Surcharge (For payment by credit card) $ 21.00
General public Students / Unemployed / Retired (For payment by cheque or bank transfer only) $ 5.00
General public Students / Unemployed / Retired w/ Surcharge (For payment by credit card) $ 5.25

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