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Head of HR

Sector Location Job type Salary
Negotiable - with competitive benefits
Date added
5 May, 2020

Job Description

We are proud to be representing our world leading global client who pride themselves on leading the charge for cultural and environmental change on a global scale.


Head of HR, Vaud, Switzerland


The Head of Human Resources is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating the human resource function and performance.


Role Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement an annual HR strategy in line with the business plan
  • Lead and drive behaviour by designing and monitoring comprehensive HR KPIs
  • Develop the processes, efficiencies and KPIs needed to achieve the Company’s diversity targets
  • Foster University relationships and ensure a strong pool of junior candidates
  • Maintenance of contracts, benefits, employment records and calendars
  • Manage SMCR process with compliance
  • Deal with performance or grievance issues
  • Manage inflow of resumes and candidates
  • Establish global HR procedures
  • Manage global onboarding and offboarding process
  • Keep abreast on changes in employment law


Role Requirements

  • Strong strategic and operational HR experience within an SME environment ideally within FinTech, Trading or similar organisations
  • Strong technical and analytical skills
  • Data driven professional
  • Experience in formulating HR Strategy
  • A strategic mindset and business focus
  • Previous experience of creating a Social Media strategy for talent
  • Previous experience of recruiting graduates
  • Knowledge of employment law across Switzerland, UK, US and Asia
  • Comprehensive knowledge of both theory and practical application of culture and organisational effectiveness initiatives
  • A self-starter, a creative thinker who can work on their own initiative
  • Skilled in Microsoft applications, including excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • B.S. in Management or Human resources is required


If you are interested in applying for this Head of HR role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Keeley or Anna in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007