Our client is an exciting and successful truly fast-paced scale up business with a dynamic footprint across Europe and ongoing growth plans across the region. Their mission is to redefine their business sector, disrupting the traditional markets and focusing on building a diverse and inclusive company culture, aiming to become a global leader in their sector.
This highly innovative and pioneering organisation is now searching for an exceptional HR leader as their first Head of People for France to take the business forward both via dynamic organic growth and also through their ongoing M&A activity. This will be a critical HR leadership role taking ownership of People Operations for France, creating a high performance people function in the region, developing the HR team, and building an outstanding team to support the high performing business across France.
You will have demonstrable proven experience of working within fast paced environments going through high growth scale up, preferably within logistics and retail, with exposure to a large blue-collar workforce. The successful candidate has ideally contributed to a hyper-growth tech or service industry environment & lead teams successfully. You will be also be able to collaborate across regions and with various stakeholders, thrive in a volatile environment and still deliver strong results with a service-oriented-mindset. A knowledge expert in French and ideally Pan-European employment law and all core processes as well as experience with an HRIS system, such as Workday, is sought.Fluency in both English and French is essential.
This is an incredible opportunity to drive HR for a growing business with an outstanding track record and be part of something different. You can benefit from a steep learning curve from day one with a high career growth trajectory. With a transparent company culture & exceptional team spirit, this business ensures a welcoming dynamic & international environment. Their flexible working arrangements support people at different stages in their lives. They celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
The SR Group (UK) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.