HR Business Partner (German or French Speaking)

North London, England
£65000 - £70000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
20 Apr 2021
18 May 2021
Sarah Warburton
Contract Type
Full Time

HR Business Partner (German or French Speaking) - North London - £65-70k plus excellent benefits

Fantastic opportunity to join this commercial organisation in a newly scoped role as a HR Business Partner who lives in the UK, and also is fluent in either German or French and who will support the European business team (mainly Germany and France). The remit includes establishing the employment set up for employees in each market whilst considering the approach in our current markets, so proven experience in this field is essential.

You will need to be a true Generalist HR Business Partner and will require a good grasp of new country employment set ups, creation of contracts, benefits entitlements and changes in regulation and legislation.
The role will also require the individual to provide expertise and leadership in introducing and integrating our HRIS system into these markets so you will need to be technically proficient who is able to flex from operational to strategic duties and get involved with the differences in European contracts and entitlements.

It is essential that you have the following experience:-

- Extensive European experience as a HRBP, in commercial, fast paced and complex global organisations
- Experience in liaising with International payroll providers
- Significant experience of leading complex transformational and organisational change
- Experience of managing and resolving employee relations cases within European markets
- Strategic mindset with commercial focus
- Languages - either German or French

Based in the UK but ad-hoc travel to relevant European markets is required.

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