Northvolt is embarking on a unique journey to create one of Europe's leading industrial companies from scratch - as such we are now looking to hire an HR Manager who wants to make their mark on the world.
The role is focused around building the processes, systems and policies that will drive excellence within attraction and retention of talents within Nortvholt Ett in Skellefteå, as well as building a culture of "safety first".
At Northvolt, people are our number one critical resource. As such we have high ambitions with regards to the standard we hire, the ambition to drive retention and managing our employees´ well being - so our people can thrive in the organization and contribute to the municipality.
Our vision is to ensure a work place with zero accidents and healthy employees. You will be part of setting and implementing our vision on work environment by integrating health and safety in everything that we do. Experience from educating and encouraging leadership to promote this as a key success factor is a requirement for this role.
Furthermore whomever that chooses to join us must have a passion for diversity as building a greenfield company allows a unique possibility to get things right from the start with regards to equal representation and pay.
Your colleagues will be the the Talent Team consisting Growth (mass recruiting, search and Talent Acquisition) HR, Brand & Offices. You will lead a current team of one HR Coordinator and will over time be expected to hire and lead a stellar HR team in Northvolt Ett, and belong to the operational organization.
You will report to the Director of HR in Stockholm, as well as to the growing operational organization in Skellefteå, and are expected to over time be able to lead the HR agenda in the building up phase of Northvolt Ett.
In general you have a long experience in the field and have been driving large, innovative and challenging HR projects with high demands on both strategic and operational excellence.
Specifically, you have a deep understanding of working with HR related questions within preferably a manufacturing context and with a proven successful achievment from union relations and collective bargaining agreements, as well as from creating all HR policies to comply with legislation.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The person we are looking for is a strongly business oriented people's person, decisive and knowledgeable. You need to be strategic but also operational (especially during first years while factory and team are being built) - prestige and ego have no place at Northvolt.
You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden and Skellefteå (to start with), and really see the results of your work. Our organization requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.
Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is asap.
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.
The future needs high-quality, green batteries. And it needs lots of them.
We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå.
We want to work with experienced battery experts as well as talented and purpose driven people from all kinds of disciplines to make this happen. Those of us already on board share a bold streak and a passion for our mission. We are prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!