Head of Human Resources

Volvo Autonomous Solutions is a brand new entity within the Volvo Group with the mission to offer transport solutions never seen before. Together we will work on autonomous solutions that will challenge conventions and take us to the future. With entirely new business models and advanced technology we will meet and exceed expectations from customers and contributing to a society that we want to live in. There’s about 120 of us and together we form a team that is stronger than the sum of its parts and is ready to tackle the big challenges we have ahead of us.
This is the role
As Head of HR your key mission is to drive and develop a people focus across the organization and to support the new organization in reaching its strategic objectives
You will develop the Human Resource strategy and drive HR activities that are aligned with business needs, and enable HR partnerships and cross-functional collaboration.
In this role you will also contribute with your solid knowledge of both current and future competence needs, to give insights and advice that support strategic business decisions.
The Head of HR will set the HR strategy and define the direction in order to ensure a solid people focus in the new organization and give advice in HR related matters of strategic importance, such as acquisitions and organizational changes
Furthermore, you will be a key player in developing a strong, value-based culture with high ethical standards and you strive to enhance the employee experience, both in order to engage current employees and to attract new talents.
You continually strive to improve business performance and secure an agile organization, by making sure there are programs, tools and objectives to support change management, people growth and organizational design.
On a strategic level, you are responsible for core HR processes such as leadership sourcing, succession planning, performance management, compensation & benefits and strategic competence
This is you
Our values are Customer Success, Trust, Passion, Change and Performance, and if you believe as strongly as we, that they are keys to success, you might be our new Head of HR.
We believe it is only together we can create great business, and it is only together we will make this world a better place. If you have great capability to involve, motivate and engage others then we are certain that you would be a great asset to our team.
You have extensive (10+ years) professional experience in Human Resource Management, and as a leader in international and multicultural environments, where you have worked on both a strategic and operational level.
You are also able to demonstrate a clear vision, a global mindset and you have a proven track record of successfully developing people and culture leadership.
You are a true HR professional with high integrity who actively strives for continuous development and keeps up to date with the latest HR trends.
Your leadership style is characterized by managerial courage, business acumen and trust and you have strong interpersonal skills, communicate in a clear and engaging way and facilitate cross-functional collaboration and networking.
Our new Head of HR holds a master’s degree or equivalent, preferably within the fields of HRM or Management and is fluent in English, both written and spoken.
We believe our new Head of HR is above all an effective business leader, embracing all aspects of diversity, safety, quality and the environment.

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta

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Application Process


An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile.


If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.


All candidates will be notified when a final candidate is selected for the job. You can choose for us to keep your resume in our database and activate a search agent that will look for other jobs that match your profile.


When you begin your employment, you will receive an introduction to help you quickly become part of the team and start working with your tasks in the best possible way.


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