Pierce, Europe's largest and fastest growing motorcycle-focused online retailer, is looking for a HR Manager Sweden, located at its HQ in Stockholm that can partner with our business functions.
Reporting to the Chief People Officer, the HR Manager will be responsible for the Swedish HR function as well as be an integral part of an international HR team across our offices in Sweden, Poland and Spain. The HR team works to provide growth for employees and create opportunities for them to realize their potential, while also helping the company to build capabilities and reach targets.
We are looking for an ambitious and experienced HR Manager to lead the Swedish HR function in a young, dynamic and international company with more than 400 employees (whereof more than 100 in Sweden) across our 5 offices in Sweden, Poland, and Spain. We have many of the HR basics in place and are in the process of creating a company-wide HR function that can also support the business and our leaders in a more proactive way and with a strong focus on employee engagement.
Key roles and responsibilities
If you are an HR Manager who 'knows what great HR looks like' and wants to be part of driving and developing the HR area within Pierce and at the same time grow with Pierce, then we would like to meet with you and we are considering applications on an ongoing basis. We will give you the opportunity to develop the local HR function as well as being part of the group HR team and to have a real impact on the organization. We expect you to have a strong drive for results, overcoming obstacles and challenges, and diving into the operational details as required. You feel comfortable operating in a somewhat ambiguous environment, you create structure but you can also be adaptable and creative in getting things done. You are a real people's person and know how to inspire and energize both leaders and the company.
Experience in retail, e-commerce or affinity with motorcycles would obviously be a plus!
International work atmosphere & amazing teamwork
After Work activities
Company sponsored sports events
Discount on company products
Opportunities for personal and professional growth
Pierce is a leading and fast-growing e-commerce company selling gear, spare parts, accessories and streetwear to over 1.1 Million active riders across all of Europe through the online stores 24MX, XLMOTO and Sledstore via some forty websites adapted to the local markets. Pierce has two major segments targeting two different customer groups, Offroad – sales to motocross and enduro riders, and Onroad – sales to riders on paved roads and tracks. With a large and unique product assortment, including a number of its own brands, an excellent customer experience and attractive prices, Pierce is changing the motorcycle enthusiast market in Europe.
The headquarter is located in Stockholm, Sweden, the central warehouse is located in Szczecin, Poland, and the customer support is located in Barcelona, Spain. During 2020 Pierce had around 400 employees and net revenues exceeding SEK 1.5bn (€150MM). Pierce also hosts a very active social media community with over 1.3 million followers.
During 2020 Pierce was selected as one of ‘Sweden’s Best Managed Companies’ by Deloitte in partnership with Nasdaq and was recognized as a 'D-Award' finalist as a top-3 e-commerce player in Sweden. During 2021, Pierce concluded an IPO and listed its shares on Nasdaq Stockholm's main market.
It started with a passion for our sport, was driven by the enthusiasm of our staff and we still dare to reach out for more with love and dedication for our customers.
Join us on our quest to become the most admired retailer within the motorcycle industry and shape the way motor enthusiasts shop by offering a state-of-the-art online shopping experience built on passion, professionalism, and a good dose of rebellious spirit.
We are passionate about riding motorcycles and have an exciting program for employees who want to learn to ride or get more involved in motorsport. But non-riders are also very welcome to join of course.
2005All started in a garage with two MX enthusiasts who wanted to change the shopping experience for their follow petrolheads.
2009Pierce AB began with the launch of 24MX by 4 employees. Initial focus was on selling parts and equipment to the Motocross world.
2013XLMOTO launched with a special focus on onroad motorcycle equipment. At this point a European wide presence was already built with the focus on bigger markets.
2013SledStore went live with pow passion and endless trails. SledStore is a Mecca for the Nordic snowmobile fanatics.
2016Our own European distribution center, PDC, opened their gates and storage racks to offer our customers an even bigger range, quicker deliveries and excellent service. Over time it's grown to almost 40,000 SQM - the size of six football pitches.
2018Pierce announced the acquisition of MotoBuykers, a Spanish e-commerce motorcycle player, to strengthen its footprint in southern Europe.
2019Pierce opened up for sales outside Europe on our global sites 24mx.com and xlmoto.com
2020Pierce was recognized as one of the three best eCommerce companies in Sweden with the nomination as 'D-Award' finalist.
2020Pierce rolled out a new state-of-the-art ecommerce platform to further strengthen the customer experience
2020Pierce received the Sweden’s Best Managed Companies recognition, sponsored by Deloitte in cooperation with Nasdaq
2021Pierce completed an IPO and listed its shares on Nasdaq Stockholm's main market.
TodayWe have a local presence in 17 European markets with 400 employees, 5 offices in Sweden (Stockholm and Åre), Spain (Barcelona), and Poland (Szczecin).