HR Advisor

  • Company: Open Society Foundations
  • Job Location: Vienna - Austria
  • Date: October 11, 2018 15:32
  • Employment Type: Any
  • Experience: Any
  • Job Functions:

    Human Resources

Job summary

Reporting to the HR Business Partner, you will provide customer focused, comprehensive and pragmatic HR advice and support to managers and employees in line with organizational policies, procedures and legal requirements

Job description

HR Advisor
Competitive rates of pay apply
Fixed Term Contract for One Year
Vienna, Austria

The Human Resources team, comprised of 40 members, sits in our Budapest, London and New York offices and supports OSF staff across the global network of foundations, in over 40 countries. The team is comprised of generalists spanning the North America, Latin America, Europe, Eurasia, Middle East, Africa, South West Asia, and Asia Pacific regions, as well as HR specialists comprised of Talent Development, Human Resources Information System, Compensation & Benefits, Diversity & Inclusion and Recruitment.

Reporting to the HR Business Partner, you will provide customer focused, comprehensive and pragmatic HR advice and support to managers and employees in line with organizational policies, procedures and legal requirements. You will play an important part in striving for efficiency whilst continuously improving delivery of HR services, in collaboration with the HR Business Partner.

Job qualifications

To be successful, you should have experience in a generalist HR role at officer level within an international matrix organisation and hold a CIPD level 5 qualification (or equivalent) or have the ability and commitment to work towards one. Sound knowledge of Austrian employment law and Immigration controls for Austria, as well as HR best practice across the full spectrum of HR activity in an international setting.

For further details about this role and to apply, please visit the employment page on the Open Society Foundations’ website.   

Closing date: 26 October 2018.

We are strengthened by the diversity of our colleagues across the Open Society Foundations. We welcome applications from people of all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences, and are committed to providing reasonable adjustments so that colleagues with disabilities are able to fulfill the essential functions of the job.

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