Associate HR Business Partner

Netherlands Europe, Middle East and AfricaNetherlands
HID Global
Job Type: 
Functional Area: 
Human Resources
Job Level: 
Mid-Senior Level

Associate HR Business Partner

Preferred Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Company Overview
HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world's people, places and things. Every day millions of people in more than 100 countries use our products and services to securely access physical and digital places. Over 2 billion things that need to be identified, verified and tracked are connected through HID Global’s technology. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. We work with governments, universities, hospitals, financial institutions and some of the most innovative companies on the planet—helping them to create trusting and trusted physical and digital environments so that they and the people who use them can fulfill their potential. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 4,000 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit


What we want to achieve and who we are looking for:

You are strategic HR Business Partner who thrives to implement people-centric solutions to solve business challenges. You are a HR subject matter expert adept at implementing established programs to meet the needs of the business as well as championing new ways of working to address unmet needs. 
You have a global mindset, are culturally aware and had the opportunity to work in a global environment. The group you will support will be located in multiple countries and regions across the world. You are skilled at building relationships, gaining the trust of your peers and leaders, and challenging the status quo. You understand the complex challenges leaders face in a dynamic, changing business environment and use your existing experience, skills, network, and colleagues to solve challenging problems. You are someone who has the ability to collaborate, contribute and thrive within a fast-paced team environment and a matrix environment.

Main Responsibilities for the clients groups assigned. Other duties may be assigned.

•    Support the HR Director to execute HR strategies of the that enable accomplishment of the business and/or functional objectives. 
•    You will work closely with all levels of the Organization but particular attention will be given to Leaders the BU or Functional Organization they will support. 
•    Support the HRD when it comes to managing the Merger and Acquisition deliverables within the BU or Function, coordinating and involving the applicable HR Generalist on the execution of tasks when needed. 
•    Serve as a consultant and advisor to the defined client group with regards to talent acquisition, employee relations, engagement, coaching, performance management, organizational design, change management, talent assessments, leadership development, succession planning             programs and more. 
•    Offer guidance and advice to client group team on operational HR activities in accordance with the local, regional and global policies and procedures and employment legislation and guide teams to regional/local HR support as required. 
•    Provide direction and insight in recruitment and selection of key talent. In this role it is considered you will play a more active role in key recruitments a middle management Level within your BU or Function. 
•    Collaborate and work closely with local HR generalists to follow up on activities needed to support the Business / Function
•    Continually monitor HR compliance requirements in the business and insure that risk to HID. 
•    Proactively participate in both the HID-wide and ASSA ABLOY-wide HR initiatives. 


Education / Experience / Requirements:

•    Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field (Human Resources, Business, Social Sciences or equivalent), 
•    7+ years in Human Resources with at least 3+ years’ experience in Human Resources Business Partner or Consulting HR.
•    Specific experience in multi-countries and cross regions. Experience at a global level is a plus. The ideal candidate knows how to drive and implement transformational program with a strong background in change management.
•    Experience advising and counselling managers on how to identify and attract key talent, develop succession plans, utilize recognition and rewards to incentivize right behavior, and help managers drive performance improvement and career growth within their teams.
•    Strong knowledge of key HR processes and practices – recruitment, training, compensation, performance management, talent development, employee relations, change management and Employee Engagement 
•    Language Skills Fluency in written and spoken English, any other language is a plus
•    Ability to travel internationally when needed


We make it easier for people to get where they want to go!
On an average day, think of how many times you tap, twist, tag, push or swipe to get access, find information, connect with others or track something.  HID technology is behind billions of interactions, in more than 100 countries.  We help you create a verified, trusted identity that can get you where you need to go – without having to think about it.  
When you join our HID team, you’ll also be part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the global leader in access solutions. You’ll have 50,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally. As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences.