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Head of HR – English

By September 28, 2022 No Comments


Human Resources/Recruitment

Netherlands: Amsterdam
€ 6172 Monthly
English (Fluent)
Hiring type:
Company hire
To be confirmed
Start date:
Job ref.:
Silviya Hristova
+31 (0)70 311 7822


With a head office in Amsterdam, our client provides website development, paid search campaign launch, and content creation services to tens of thousands of small businesses worldwide.

The company is expanding rapidly and they are looking for a Head of HR, to lead the operational HR team in their Amsterdam office.

As a Head of HR, you will have the opportunity to further advance your career, reporting directly to the CEO and having a key role in the Global Senior Management team. You will play a crucial part in organising all functions of the HR department that operates across offices. You will be assisted by a highly motivated HR Generalist and a well-organised Office Manager/HR Assistant who will report directly to you.

Job Profile for Head of HR
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Develop organisational strategies by locating and investigating issues related to human resources; provide the organisation with information, analysis, and recommendations
  • Establish goals for human resources that are in line with organisational objectives, demonstrating strategic thought and direction
  • Manage HR operations by coaching, counselling, and disciplining employees
  • System design, planning and quality control
  • Gather resources, solve issues and implement changes
  • Collaborate with management by providing Human Resources advice, counsel, and decisions
  • Analyse apps information
  • Encourage process optimisation, organisational astuteness and structure
  • Provide HR Governance and strategy
  • Improve the HR team’s structure and promote teamwork
  • Develop and put into action the People Strategy in support of the business
  • Collaborate, consult and influence the business area on HR needs to enable delivery of business goals
  • Promote the company’s values

 Candidate Profile for Head of HR

  • Must be fluent in English, both written and spoken. Knowledge of Dutch is an advantage
  • A Master’s degree or equivalent, ideally in a related field (such as Human Resources, Psychology, Counselling or Business)
  • 3-4 years of experience in using a thorough understanding of HR Management principles and regulations in a global setting
  • Extensive knowledge of all HR functions, payroll, hiring, etc.
  • Excellent proficiency in Dutch HR policies and EU employment law
  • Able to work in a dynamic and international environment
  • Pro-active, flexible, and willing to drive change
  • Positive individual  with a high energy level and a can-do attitude

What Our Client Offers

  • 25 holidays and a day off for your birthday
  • Hybrid working model
  • 4 weeks of working from abroad possibility
  • International and fun environment
  • Various company and team-building events

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