hr manager

mads alexandersen, randstad danmark
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ballerup, hovedstaden
HR & ledelse


Mads Alexandersen
+45 92 92 05 04


Can you see yourself in an international and multicultural environment? Are you driven by organizational and employee development? Do you wish to be part of creating chemistry for a sustainable future? Then maybe it is you, Randstad is looking for on behalf of our client BASF for the position as HR Manager.

about the role

With reference to our Head of HR Nordic/Baltic, you will be part of the Nordic/Baltic HR Team and the local Leadership Team at the Danish site in Ballerup.

Your primary tasks will include:
- Drive the related organizational development, leadership development and employee development at the BASF Ballerup Production site
- Be a trusted partner to the Site Manager and local Leadership Team, and a sparring partner to leaders at the site in general
- Act as the local change consultant, manage and support local HR projects, facilitate workshops and meetings, ensure involvement of key stakeholders at the site and help secure successful transformations
- When needed, implement central initiatives locally and make sure they fit the need of the siteAssess organizational needs and identify, develop and implement necessary training to help maximize individual competencies, optimize the allocation of roles and responsibilities and focus on having the right person in the right role
- As part of the HR organization in the region and the division, drive or contribute to the development and implementation of cross-functional HR projects and events, e.g. joint leadership training and talent management activities
- Manage the relationship with the Union representatives and Work Councils

about you

Your skills:
- Relevant experience from a similar role, preferably in the industry
- Master’s degree in HRM or postgraduate diploma in HR management and 5 years’ experience from a similar role, experience may compensate for a degree
- Knowledge of employment law, collective agreements and experience in working in a unionized environment – ideally with experience of negotiation and consultation
- Experience with recruitment from A to Z and qualified in occupational testing is preferable
- Capability in managing change as part of ongoing organizational development
- Proven track record of building strong relationships and trust with leaders and colleagues, offering HR expertise and coaching on people issues
- Fully fluent in Danish and high level of English orally and written

As a person:
- A high level of human relations skills is required as a large amount of the job holder’s activities will involve dealing with sensitive people-related issues or having to influence and facilitate change
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to manage ambiguity

application process

If you find this position interesting, please apply via Randstad's website by clicking the button "ansøg nu" (apply now) to the left. We review applications on an ongoing basis and call in for interviews as soon as the right candidate applies. If you have any further questions about the position, feel free to contact Chief Consultant Mads Siersbæk Alexandersen on +45 92 92 05 04 or via mail to

about basf group

BASF creates chemistry for a sustainable future. They combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The 110,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of their customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. The company’s portfolio is organized into six segments: Chemicals, Materials, Industrial Solutions, Surface Technologies, Nutrition & Care and Agricultural Solutions.
By constant innovation during the years, BASF A/S Ballerup has developed a unique powder formulation technology. BASF is specialized in microencapsulated formulations of vitamins, carotenoids and Omega-3 mainly for the beverage, food and pharmaceutical industries. BASF A/S Ballerup employs approximately 160 employees in Production, QA, QC, R & D, EHS, Engineering, Maintenance, Logistics and Administration.
For further information, please visit the website

about randstad

At Randstad, we support people and organizations in realizing their true potential. We do this by combining the power of today’s technology with our passion for people. We call it Human Forward.
Randstad DK is part of the international Randstad Group, which is the global leader in HR services. With more than 4,700 offices in 38 countries, we are providing work to more than 650,000 people every day.
In Denmark, we are among the leading temp and recruitment agencies with branches in Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg and Kolding. A position we have achieved due to our expertise in matching qualified candidates with the right job opportunities.