Job offer: HR manager

Ghent  -  HR

The Haerens Group is a fast-growing family business, active in high-tech fire and security doors, international museum installations and high-tech glass under the Eribel, Meyvaert and Haerens brands. Our team consists of more than 230 employees in 2 production sites in Belgium and various hubs abroad. We work in a challenging environment, constantly welcoming new colleagues due to acquisitions and expansions. To strengthen our ambitious HR team, we are looking for a M/F/X at our headquarters in Gent for the new role of HR Manager.

This is just the thing for me


Due to strong growth within our group, we are expanding our HR team with an HR manager. Together we build an ambitious and progressive HR policy.

As an HR manager, you stand and go for an excellent HR policy. You support and advise on strategic and operational matters with a focus on people and organisation.

Your focus:

  • Acting as a sparring partner and warm confidant for all employees on HR-related topics
  • Aligning HR strategy and processes with business objectives
  • Managing and optimising Compensation & Benefits
  • Optimisation of wage policy 
  • Management and optimisation of HR budgeting, reporting and analyses

Your profile

  • You fully recognize yourself in our core values: passionately committed, solution-driven, team, care
  • You have a Master degree, ideally in HR/Economics 
  • Several years of relevant work experience as HR Manager or HR Business Partner
  • Experience in and talent for working in an SME in evolution
  • Experienced and skilled in "hard" and "soft" HR
  • Strong analytical skills and good knowledge of Excel
  • Experience in our Joint Committees is an asset: 115, 124, 126 and 200
  • Good language skills: Dutch and English; French is a big plus
  • Communicative skills: constructive, clear, with an eye for the human aspect
  • Integrity and discretion

We offer

  • A dynamic company in full development as part of a large group
  • A good work-life balance, with flexible working hours (time allocation can be discussed)
  • A job where autonomy, initiative and responsibility are encouraged
  • A close and positive team atmosphere where cooperation is paramount 
  • An advanced HR policy with attention for every individual
  • A modern working environment with a colourful and light interior
  • Various initiatives concerning well-being & fun at work: a running club, a relaxed lunch area, healthy food, fun events, etc. 
  • A salary in line with the market according to education and experience
  • Additional benefits
  • Work time reduction ("ADV") days in addition to the statutory public holidays  


Does this position match your experience and ambitions? Then apply with your CV and cover letter. In your application letter, we would also like to hear your answer to the following questions: 
  • What realisation(s) are you proud of? 
  • Which 5 adjectives describe you best? 
  • What has been your biggest challenge/ learning point recently?



Apply now with your resumé & motivation letter

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