Stretch HR · Publicerad 9 okt

Senior HR Manager

This is a great opportunity for you who are interested in leading the HR work in an international, changing and developing environment. The Senior HR Manager is responsible for driving the human resource strategy to attract, develop and retain competent and engaged employees and to make sure that overall business objects for Xylem are met. In this role you are part of the local management team at Xylem in Emmaboda and have a close cooperation with the Site Manager and all local managers daily. You will also be part of the global HR-team and reports to the Vice President for Human Resources located in Stockholm. As Senior HR Manager you are leading a team of five (5) HR professionals as direct reports on site and is responsible for long-term HR- strategies, development and implementation of processes, budgets and that laws and regulations are followed.

  • Strategic partner to business leads
  • Talent and leadership development
  • Organization design and facilitation
  • Change leadership, coaching and mentoring
  • Cultivating an engagement culture
  • People strategy for acquisitions and divestitures

You have a MSc or BSc in Business of Administration or similar university education. To be successful in this role you must have a solid experience from working as Human Resources Director or HR Manager. You have several years as a HR-leader from an international environment, cross function cooperation and change management. Excellent skills in English are essential to perform in this international industry and fluent in spoken and written Swedish is required.

Personal characteristics

We are looking for a strong leader, strategic thinker who is self-motivated, open, like challenges and is strongly committed to deliver results. You have courage and integrity, are humble and can lead by examples. To be successful in this role you must have excellent people and communications skills, be able to influence and motivate others cross functionally and geographically. You take initiatives and have good skill in creating and developing long lasting relations. You are driven, structured and like team work. The work environment encourages open dialogues and a continuous improvement mind set.

Welcome with your application as soon as possible and no later than the 20 October 2018 via link or on For any questions or further information please contact Monika Kumlin Larsson at STRETCH HR +46 706 291853.

The representative for Unionen is Kenneth Philipsson and the representative for Sveriges Ingenjörer is Jenny Johansson and for Ledarna, Kent Johansson tel: +46 471 24 00 00.

Xylem are more than 16,000 people unified in a common purpose: creating innovative solutions to meet our world's water needs. Developing new technologies that will improve the way water is used, conserved, and re-used in the future is central to our work. We move, treat, analyze, and return water to the environment, and we help people use water efficiently, in their homes, buildings, factories and farms. In more than 150 countries, we have strong, long-standing relationships with customers who know us for our powerful combination of leading product brands and applications expertise, backed by a legacy of innovation. Xylem had 2017 annual revenues of $4.7 billion.
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