At AQMetrics we have a highly skilled, experienced and diverse workforce with wide ranging backgrounds. Today, we introduce you to our Head of Human Resources, Nora Grendon.
Nora Grendon, Head of Human Resources.
Describe your job in three words:
Motivating, rewarding and exciting.
What is the most exciting thing you are working on?
We are currently expanding our employee benefits. I have enjoyed working alongside external stakeholders in the selection process and communicating these great rewards to our employees.
How has your background helped with your role in AQMetrics?
I studied HR in NCI and completed a post grad in HR & Recruitment. I have worked for a number of large global multi-national companies including PayPal, Intel and Merck all of which have given me great insight into global talent attraction, development and retention. I am also a qualified career coach.
Best thing about working in AQMetrics?
We’re in a period of active recruitment at the moment and it’s exciting to be growing our sales and marketing team as well as seeking new developer and engineering talent.
Who would you most like to swap places with for the day and why?
I think if I could swap places for a day with someone it would be David Attenborough.
Last book you read?
Becoming by Michelle Obama.
Websites you visit the most?
Pinterest, ASOS, Instagram, Lonely Planet.
Tell us something we don’t know about you.
I once spent a year travelling the world. Some of my highlights were surfing in Hawaii, climbing Franz Josef glacier in New Zealand and doing a skydive over the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. I also hold a Padi diving license that I obtained in Thailand.