VP HR (m/f) – Head Office

Mercuri Urval AG

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Our client is a renowned global service provider headquartered in Switzerland. The company is a market leader in its segment and offers individual solutions as well as flexible operational availability to its clients. In order to further develop Human Resources at their head office in the Greater Zurich Area, we are currently searching for an experienced  

VP HR (m/f) – Head Office

Help to shape the future of Human Resources

Your mission: In this position you contribute to the development and implementation of HR strategies at the company’s head office in order to achieve profitable growth and sustainable competitive advantage. Reporting to the Executive VP HR you are responsible for evaluating the HR aspects of proposed business changes and aligning HR plans and programs with the company's strategy. Moreover, you ensure that the organization’s training and development needs for over hundred employees at the head office are addressed. Another important aspect of your job is to liaise with other functions at the head office on interdepartmental projects and to monitor and control overheads and KPIs. Finally, you act as a coach, contribute to driving employee satisfaction and foster a high performance culture.

Yourself: In order to succeed in this multifaceted position, we expect you to have a university degree in Human Resources Management or a related subject (post graduate degree advantageous). Moreover, you should have a professional qualification in HRM as well as at least 10 years HR experience in a managerial position. Strong knowledge of Swiss labor laws and project management skills are indispensable assets, as well as the ability to assimilate and interpret financial data. Additionally, you should have a sense of urgency and passion for improving the delivery of services with a commitment to continuous development. Strong leadership skills and the ability to persuade others will also be key to your success in this position. Excellent German and English knowledge is required, further languages (i.e. French) are desirable.                                                                                                                 

The offer: This is your chance to help shape the future of HR at this market-leading service provider in a fast-paced industry. You will be able to work with international colleagues at the head office in the Greater Zurich Area and further develop your HR skills within the wide-ranging scope of this position. Moreover, you will get the opportunity to present and implement new ideas in a pleasant work atmosphere. An attractive compensation package as well as the possibility to advance your career in a company with countless opportunities are some of the advantages waiting for you. Do you think this could be the right position for you? If so, we would be glad to receive you application in English.

We thank you for applying via, Reference: CH-01749. For further information please call +41 44 396 11 11. Mercuri Urval has offices in Zurich, Nyon, Berne and Lucerne as well as more than 70 branches worldwide.