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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Cleaning & Landscaping
  • Languages
    English French
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      July 27,2022
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    Strategic HR Manager

    Strategic Human Resources Manager

    Basic-Fit continue its growth across Europe! Would you love to contribute to its success and are you excited to drive our HR strategy and be our trusted responsible to lay out all our strategic HR Projects and improve our Employee Experience? Then we must be looking for you!

    This is how your assignment looks like

    As our Strategic Human Resources Manager you will be in leading and implementing our major HR projects across all countries for our clubs and for HQ.

    You will be in close contact with our Head of HR and our HR Managers to operationalize our HR strategy. You will have the opportunity to review and improve our Employee Experience globally.

    You will be leading majors projects like: optimizing our performance appraisal and development program, improve our talent identification and succession planning, put in place an international onboarding, review our ways to measure engagement, and much more.

    You think you are fit for this role? We are looking for someone who is interesting by leading HR projects internationally and put in place strategic initiatives for our People. You are able to drive the HR agenda and facilitate consensus between stakeholders.

    The position can be located in any of our HQ in Hoofddorp NL, Jette, BE or Lille, FR. Travelling to our HQ in Hoofddorp, NL will be required on a regular basis.

    Your main responsibilities:

    • As Strategic Manager you lead global HR projects (from design through delivery to continuous improvement)and support HR infinitives across all countries

    • You steer and coordinate efficient collaboration of subproject teams

    • You define change management strategies to guarantee acceptance and proper engagement of all concerned parties

    • You are able to define the future state for HR and propose initiatives to get there

    • You strengthen the collaboration and stakeholder management across HR Managers and Specialists as proactive partner to understand, evaluate and improve our processes

    • You keep an overview of all ongoing global HR projects and ensure alignment between all ongoing (re)work

    • You are able to define the future state for HR and propose initiatives to get there

    • You set-up and maintain project plans

    • You support the improvement of our HRIS system, Workday, with a strong focus on reaching an overall smooth, integrated and streamlined employee experience

    • You coordinate follow-up timing and resource planning

    • You supervise, control and document project progress, incl. project cost controlling

    We ask:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Human resources with a combination or relevant experience.

    • 5 years of experience as HR Specialist or HR Advisor.

    • Ability to innovate and see outside of our traditional ways of working.

    • Like to work autonomously but also in team.

    • Desire to work in a fast-paced organization.

    • Interest in HRIT, knowledge of Workday would be an asset.

    • Good knowledge of HR good practices and trends.

    • Can do mentality and focus on action.

    • Knowledge of French would be an asset.

    About us:

    We are the number one low-cost and high-value fitness brand in Europe. We are determined to make fitness accessible to everyone and a habit people love. Together with our orange squad, we deliver affordable fitness solutions at 1000+ clubs across Europe, to over 2 million members combining our straightforward membership model with top-notch fitness technologies. However, where we are today is just the beginning. In the next years, we aim to further professionalize and to continue our growth. We move like a scale-up, making use of our strong corporate backbone.

    Are you curious, entrepreneurial, practical, and do you have a playful demeanor? Basic-Fit is the right place for you. Please feel invited to grow with us, to make an impact and to share our mission. Welcome to the Orange Family.

    Furthermore, you can expect:

    • An informal (you can wear jeans and sneakers if you like), international (many cultures and languages) and friendly, down-to-earth environment;

    • Plenty of opportunities for your own initiatives and to make an impact;

    • Unlimited access to the online training courses of GoodHabitz;

    • Good benefits, including travel allowance, a bicycle plan, discount on health insurance, work from home allowance and participation in our pension scheme (Basic-Fit pays 52% of the premium);

    • We work hybrid, this means two or three days per week to the office depending on your work hours per week;

    • A beautiful gym (fitness equipment, spinning bikes, virtual group lessons) at our Hoofddorp headquarters which you can use anytime;

    • And five values which are very important to us: Be (yourself), Accessible, Smart, Inclusive and Committed.

    Apply for this job

    Please apply via the button, and we will inform you as soon as possible. The process consists of one video interview and an interview at our office.

    Before applying, please make sure you are eligible to work in the Netherlands. Unfortunately, we do not sponsor new work visa or permits for this position. If you already have a sponsorship, it is possible to transfer this sponsorship to Basic-Fit.

    If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Sarne, Corporate Recruiter via

    For all recruitment agencies: recruitment is done by our Corporate Recruiter herself, this means there is no help needed. If I do need a bit of help, I have some great agencies I work with. Thank you!

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