With headquarters in Japan and facilities all over the world, our client is an outstanding leading technology company in the machine tool industry. The company employs nearly 5,000 people throughout Europe, Asia and Americas; the European branch consists of 300 employees at technology centres and offices in Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Slovakia, Poland and Russia. They are focussing on marketing, sales, application engineering and services.
We are looking for an internationally experienced and passionate Head of HR Europe (m/f/d) located at our European Headquarters near Stuttgart.
Head of Human Resources Europe (m/f/d)
HR support for 300 employees across Europe
Trusted partner to the executives and senior leaders on strategic human resources matters
Great scope for proactively shaping and enhancing the HR landscape of the European organisation
Main point of contact for the Workers' Council in Germany
Responsibility for all main fields of Human Resources, in particular, employer branding, recruiting, on-boarding, leadership development, succession planning
Implementation of HR initiatives in line with strategic objectives and key corporate values
Development and execution of HR projects, monitoring and fine-tuning activities
HR budget preparation and follow-up, performance analyses and reporting procedures
All aspects of contracts, payroll and bonus schemes with internal and external partners
Lead and develop a small HR Team
Extensive HR knowledge through university studies and professional HR experience in the manufacturing industry
Strong leadership capabilities with a hands-on approach and ability to see the bigger picture