Birgit Gjørwad

Associate Partner
Senior Client Consultant
+47 952 44 363
birgit@north-consultants.com

Experience:

Business oriented HR professional, passionate about developing organizations and people to ensure the organizations’ capability
to achieve its strategic goals. With more than 20 years’ experience, Birgit takes great pride in supporting clients in the best possible
way and offers a wide range of services, such as:

  • Labour law and collective bargaining
  • Recruitment of managers and specialists
  • Organizational development, change management and staffing processes
  • Employee surveys and compliance to Norwegian labour law
  • Downscaling and layoffs, including outplacement
  • Talent management with competence mapping and gap-analysis
  • Leadership development and team development, including coaching
  • Solid knowledge with HSE and AMU work

Birgit has extensive experience with implementing leadership development programs in large organization. Furthermore, through experience from complex projects such as business transfer, outsourcing, employee development, cultural processes, value creation and organizational development, she has earned valuable insights, tools and techniques to share with clients.

Previously, Birgit has held positions such as HR Director, HR Manager and senior organizational consultant in various sectors. She is strategic, action-oriented and targeted. Throughout her career she has developed significant relational skills and a good understanding of how management teams can guide employees through organizational changes.

Education:

  • BI Norwegian Business School – Master degree in HR and Organizational psychology and management
  • CTI Training Institute – Personal professional coach
  • Markedsføringsskolen – Marketing

Specialties

  • Management support in all levels of an organization, private and public, negotiations and compliance
  • Leadership development

 

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