Bayer Crop Science Selects TCG for HRD Search

SODA SPRINGS, ID – Bayer Crop Science is a global team dedicated to shaping agriculture through breakthrough innovations, has selected The Christopher Group to lead their Human Resources Director search. Managing Partner, Ayla Maloney and Recruiting Director, Kristen Perez are leading the critical HR search.

“We are honored to be working with such talented HR Leaders at Bayer, helping to build up their teams”, Said Ayla Malone.”  “This is going to be an incredible opportunity for someone to join such a renowned organization, have all sorts of visibility and endless growth options.  It will be exciting to see where they go from here.”

The Human Resource Director at the Soda Springs location is an integral part of the HR footprint in the largest global division of Bayer. This high-touch, high-visibility role is a critical partner to the site leadership team of this matrixed organization. This role will have a strong focus on succession planning, employee engagement & DE&I, as well as HR leadership development as this site is designated as a staple rotation in their LD program. The site has high employee engagement, very low attrition & you will be pivotal in onboarding new site leadership as current leaders retire. You will also have the ability to build out your HR team & assist with policy harmonization through collaborative global partnerships. You will also be tapped for projects on a global basis across the Active Ingredient sub-division.

To learn more about this opportunity and/or The Christopher Group please contact Kristen Perez at

About Bayer Crop Science

Bayer Crop Science is a global team dedicated to shaping agriculture through breakthrough innovation for the benefit of farmers, consumers & the world we share. Our people strive to deliver the solutions growers need to maximize yields, secure harvests & grow nutritious food & feed, sustainably.  Guided by the purpose of “Science for a better life,” Bayer delivers breakthrough innovations in health care & agriculture. Bayer contributes to a world in which diseases are not only treated but effectively prevented or cured, in which people can take better care of their own health needs, & in which enough agricultural products are produced while respecting our planet’s natural resources. That’s because at Bayer, growth, & sustainability go hand in hand. In short, Bayer is working to make their vision of “Health for all, hunger for none” a reality. Their strategy operationalizes the vision, as they look to achieve long-term profitable growth & make a positive contribution to society & the environment.

About The Christopher Group

Through its award-winning, customized HR solutions, The Christopher Group (TCG) delivers critical human capital solutions in the area of executive HR search, interim HR leaders, HR consulting, and bench building. Since 1998, TCG has served clients across all industries, locations, company sizes, and verticals. Staffed by former HR professionals and highly trained search practitioners who have sat in the job, TCG has been named one of the Fastest-Growing and Best Non-Profit and Diversity Executive Recruiting Firms by Hunt Scanlon as well as Forbes’ 2019, 2020, 2021 & 2022 list of America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms.