HR Business Partner (all genders)

Posted 26 Jul 2022

Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen - Switzerland

Req Id 253353



A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your role

You will handle key employee issues, implement and communicate HR solutions and be a sparring partner for the business. In collaboration with your HR Business Partner colleague, who is responsible for the three sites in Altdorf, Schaffhausen, and Zug, you play a key role in empowering leaders around the HR portfolio, rolling out projects as well as organizational transformations with the main focus on the Schaffhausen site. You will facilitate employee-focused topics such as onboarding, engagement, compensation & reward, HR development, and labor and employee relations. You may also play a backup role for Buchs Production site HR.


At the beginning of your employment, you will own select HR Admin activities (time management, onboarding, etc.) on-site in Schaffhausen. One of your objectives will be to drive and implement the integration of these activities into HR Service Center.


You will work closely with other HR colleagues in and outside of Switzerland, e.g. Recruiting, Rewards, Learning & Development. In addition to your role as HR BP, you will support the Head of Market HR Switzerland in coordination and project activities. You will be based at the Schaffhausen site. Travel to Altdorf, Buchs, and Zug sites may be necessary.


Who you are

  • You have successfully completed your education preferably in human resources
  • You have already acquired professional experience in a comparable position ideally in an international company
  • You are familiar with Swiss labor law as well as the Swiss Code of Obligations
  • You are used to working tactically and strategically in a highly professional manner
  • You are curious, question the status quo, and dare to say "no" if this leads to a better result
  • You are a solid communicator, connect easily with people, and are at ease with providing and receiving feedback
  • You can understand other perspectives and inspire your stakeholders with your ideas
  • You communicate very well in German and English and work with Office 365 tools


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


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