Senior HR Generalist/Senior HR Business Partner (m/f/d)

We are looking to fill the following vacancy within the Corporate Human Resources Department at our headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Airport/Gateway Gardens):

Senior HR Generalist/Senior HR Business Partner (m/f/d)

Your responsibilities will be to:

  • Independently advising and assisting people in several roles reporting directly to the CTO on all HR matters.
  • Acting as a sparring partner for the manager in leadership matters and strategic HR issues.
  • Systematically developing talented assets, filling key positions, and maintaining a stable succession plan within your areas of responsibility.
  • Contributing change management measures as a way of supporting processes of change within the organization.
  • Working effectively with international stakeholders and establishing a tight-knit partnership network both internally and externally.
  • Helping to organize corporate HR initiatives and rolling them out within your areas of responsibility.

Your profile:

  • You have several years of general professional experience in HR-based roles 
  • You have extensive expertise when it comes to working methods, which you have ideally gained within central and operational departments at industrial enterprises.
  • You are used to taking a leadership role for transformation processes within organizations.
  • You communicate confidently with different target groups at all levels and work well within complex matrix structures.
  • You have a relevant degree or equivalent training behind you.
  • You are business fluent in English and have previous experience working in an intercultural environment. You are willing to travel nationally and internationally around 25% of the time owing to the wide spread of the company.

We offer:

  • Extensive onboarding related to your area of responsibility
  • Collaboration with a dedicated team
  • A modern, comfortable working environment
  • Performance-based compensation
  • Additional social security benefits


If you think that you would be a good fit for this interesting and diverse role, we would be delighted to receive your application (along with your earliest possible start date and salary expectations), which you can submit online via the application link (at Your contact person is Christine Wallauer (Phone: +49 [0] 69 20110 7433).

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