People Director (m/w/d)

  • Location

    Berlin, Germany

  • Sector:

    Logistics and Supply Chain

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    €150000 - €160000 per annum + bonus

  • Contact:

    Anika Memering

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Our client, a successful tech start-up from Oslo, and one of the fastest growing companies in Europe, is looking for a

People Director (m/f/d) based in Berlin

to lead, implement and develop the People strategy for Germany from scratch.


  • Build the HR team and develop processes from zero
  • Lead projects that are aligned with the global strategy
  • Work closely with the local leadership team and global teams to define the success of the people team
  • Facilitate salary negotiations, including working with unions
  • Define the strategy for Compensation & Benefits in Germany in collaboration with the Global Director of Compensation & Benefits
  • Ensure high visibility, focus and execution of HR activities on a local and global level
  • Be an active member of the learning community, supporting colleagues in Germany, Norway and Finland
  • Create an open and welcoming work environment, and create space to balance work with life


  • Found experience in developing and implementing HR processes, ideally in a start-up or scale-up environment
  • Experience in working closely with works councils and unions
  • Experience collaborating with management teams, and draw on competence from specialists in areas such as global mobility, learning and development and employer branding to improve the people function
  • Several years relevant experience within HR and in working with legal authorities in Germany
  • Fluent in German and English

The SR Group (Germany) GmbH is acting as an external recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

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