Oferta pracy

Manager French Operations

Volvo Polska Sp. z o.o.

  • Mydlana 2a, Psie Pole, Wrocław
    Wrocław, Lower Silesia
  • offer expired 11 days ago
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • team manager
  • hybrid work
  • Immediate employment
  • remote recruitment

Volvo Polska Sp. z o.o.

Mydlana 2a

Psie Pole


Your responsibilities

  • Stabilize and develop HR business deliveries towards our French market

  • Establish and maintain efficient communication flow with the internal customer and relevant stakeholders, drive decided actions and initiate own

  • Lead the team through the transition from SAP HR to SAP SuccessFactors solutions starting in spring 2022

  • Proactively identify and implement modern technology opportunities

  • Build the competences and deliveries for future needs according to the strategic direction

  • Provide mature line and business leadership to 20+ employees

  • Take proactive decisions in order to secure operational readiness; secure business continuity to mitigate the impact of unplanned events

Our requirements

  • Fluency in English and French, both written and spoken

  • Demonstrate high level in leadership competencies with prior leadership experience

  • Proven experience working with geographically distributed colleagues and in operating in global matrix organizations with multiple layers and stakeholders

  • Ability to analyze and present results in a structured manner

  • Strong business acumen and good delegation skills

  • Proactivity, can-do attitude, and solution focus

  • Ability to establish successful customer relations and build successful teams

  • Genuine care for employees, their engagement and development

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to present at senior management level

  • High energy level, ability to multitask and respond to dynamic changes

  • Problem-solving and judgment skills, attention to detail, prioritization skills

What we offer

  • Opportunity to lead your team through the major change of a transition to the HR cloud-based solution, moving from SAP HR to SAP SuccessFactors

  • Cooperation with local and global HR network, working closely with colleagues to coordinate common activities globally

  • Remote work opportunities, employment contract and flexible working hours

  • Global working opportunities: you will be working with other HR leaders from all around the globe to coordinate common activities globally

  • Good atmosphere in a team of Global Center leaders, who are eager to share own experience and knowledge with you

  • Collaborative environment based on Swedish organizational culture

  • Health & Safety: private healthcare (Medicover) with dedicated medical facility available onsite in Wrocław, yoga classes, healthy spine sessions, mental health support, and a subsidized MultiSport card

  • Development & Career: internal workshops, training sessions, mentoring and coaching programs discussed individually and regularly on touchpoints with your manager

  • Benefits

  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • life insurance

  • remote work opportunities

  • flexible working time

  • corporate sports team

  • doctor’s duty hours in the office

  • no dress code

  • parking space for employees

  • extra social benefits

  • pre-paid cards

  • redeployment package

  • sharing the costs of holidays for kids

  • christmas gifts

  • employee referral program

  • charity initiatives

  • My Benefit Cafeteria

  • Work-life balance

Recruitment stages

Short phone interview


Interview with hiring manager


Interview with main stakeholder



Position Description

Did you hear about Volvo Group? I bet you did!

We are a global manufacturing organization which products you can easily spot every day. We are on and off the road, in the city and at sea – on our trucks, buses, engines, construction equipment are involved in many of the functions that most of us rely on every day.

But it is not all. Firstly, we are a people business, so meet the Global Center located in Wrocław and check what we can offer you!

Together with all People Services units in Wroclaw we are an international group of over 160 professionals (and growing!) who take care of major HR processes for Volvo Group globally. Our teams make sure payroll is delivered in France, employment contracts are prepared for Swedish colleagues or US employees have their holiday days correctly calculated. We also support global HR processes such as salary reviews, talent management or internal learning and we can be proud of working with top notch innovations such as digitalization and robotics process automations.

We are currently looking for a Leader - a proactive people & business manager, who will lead our French Operations Team, and who will help us take the employee experience and HR efforts to the next level. A person in this position will also work closely with French market & colleagues as well as with a number of colleagues across the globe.

Volvo Polska Sp. z o.o.

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success.


At Group People & Culture we work to create the foundations and frameworks that support people and organizational development of the Volvo Group, to enable the realization of the Group strategy. We create a global people & culture strategy, develop common policies, directives & guidelines for HR in the Group and monitor progress and quality based on agreed objectives and measurements. With Volvo Group People & Culture you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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