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Head of HR


  • Referens: 390821
  • Jobbtyp: Permanent
  • Lön: Attractive salary package

  • Ort: Stockholm

Company and the role

TK Elevator strives to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. TK Elevator transforms the business by driving the industry norm and challenging itself, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on its unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing, and create new products and solutions for its customers that cater to real mobility needs. With sales of €8 billion and customers in 150 countries, TK Elevator built its position as one of the world’s leading elevator and escalator technology companies from scratch in a mere 40 years’ time. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers’ individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1,000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.

TK Elevator is now looking for a Head of HR Sweden placed in Stockholm. To be successful in this role, you will need to bring a strategic hands-on mindset and be someone who is willing to challenge the status quo. Your high level of attention to detail and drive to move the business forward will be playing a key role in developing the HR strategy and translating it into tangible measures and responsibilities. With your dedication to excellence, you will lead the HR function in the provision of the highest standard and quality of HR advice, service, processes, and procedures. As part of a regional Nordics HR community, you will also contribute to and own multi HR country activities.

Your responsibilities

  • You will proactively drive a business focused HR strategy and support managers in people-related matters.
  • You will support the leadership team with leading business projects on request, including transformation initiatives, supporting the organization with communication and change management.
  • You will identify and drive KPIs for the HR support teams to ensure organizational effectiveness and will track key HR metrics.
  • You will be responsible for long-term workforce and competence strategy, planning and execution including succession planning.
  • You will proactively promote a workplace culture of cross-cultural communication, diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • You will be responsible for attracting and recruiting new talents for the organization as well as retaining, advancing, and leveraging the potential of the existing diverse human talent.
  • You will be responsible for TK Elevator’s compensation plans as well as overseeing payroll and performance evaluation systems.
  • You will contribute to developing HR offerings including world-class digital tools in line with TKE’s Strategy and secure compliance with policies, regulations, and legislation.
  • You will ensure appropriate governance and management of reputational risks and other issues and make sure that they are dealt with in alignment with compliance policies, sound ethical judgment, conduct and business practices.

Your profile

  • Academic record (Bsc or Msc in Degree in business, social or behavioral sciences, or human resources) with a minimum of 5+ years of experience in human resources.
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, communication, diplomacy, analytical and influencing skills.
  • Process improvement mindset to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the services offered.
  • Understanding the value of networking and interacting with different stakeholders to drive change.
  • Experienced in dealing with unions and managing and aligning with employee associations.
  • Hands-on personality & ability to translate challenges into solutions.
  • Ambition to achieve results and ability to work independently.
  • Team player and proactive attitude.
  • Excellent knowledge in MS Office applications, incl. Office 365.
  • Excellent networking and communication skills in written and in spoken and experience to deal with complex stakeholder landscapes.
  • Very good English language skills and in one Nordic language.
  • HR generalist knowledge as well as operational expertise.
  • Analytical skills, data driven.
  • Business acumen and cultural awareness/acumen.

TK Elevator’s offer to you

TK Elevator offers flexible work time models, international teams, attractive working conditions and social benefits. The company offers educational- and development opportunities both locally and internationally.
TK Elevator is diverse and exciting and offers an incredible range of opportunities. It believes that different backgrounds and cultures enrich the company and make working together more enjoyable and more successful. The company is therefore committed to a corporate policy that values, supports, and utilizes diversity. TKE has great team spirit, people work together closely and respect each other, for over 200 years now and until today. If that is just as important to you as it is to TKE, apply now!