HR Business Partner - Human Resources

HR Business Partner
Hotel Okura Amsterdam is an international five-star hotel. Step into our world and discover how Eastern and Western influences are uniquely intertwined through our blend of Japanese and Dutch culture. All our employees work together to provide an outstanding, authentic service and experience for every guest. To achieve this, we are looking for a proactive HR Business Partner to support our team. Are you communicatively strong, organized and a team player? Then this vacancy is really for you!
What you can expect    
The HR team manages the entire personnel policy for over 380 employees and is a sparring partner for employees, department heads and MT members in the field of Human Resources. It is a very dynamic work environment, where every day is different. This is a unique opportunity to work in an international five star hotel. In this hotel you will have the opportunity and freedom to develop yourself within and outside your field of expertise.
In the position of HR Business Partner, you are responsible for aligning our objectives with employees and management in your designated departments. You act as an HR advisor to the department heads within the overall HR playing field. You develop and integrate HR solutions and deliver added value to management and employees. You find it interesting to keep abreast of the latest developments and to apply them in practice. You are also aware of the rules regarding absenteeism.
Your main tasks are:
  • Act as a sparring partner to department heads to implement the entire HR policy;
  • Provide a full range of HR services in the areas of on-boarding, advancement, development and leadership and off-boarding;
  • Execute HR policies and processes within the 35 departments (+/-350 employees);
  • Talent management;
  • Change management: we adopt a LEAN culture within our hotel;
  • Act as a point of contact for department heads and employees;
  • Coordinating and advising role in the field of absenteeism;
  • Taking over tasks of the Human Resources Manager in his absence;
  • Project leader of various HR projects;
  • Maintaining and expanding a good relationship with schools and training;
Don't worry, you are not working alone! Besides working within your own team, you will also work closely with other teams within the hotel. Because only by working together do we achieve the best results. Work is performed from Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. We are flexible in this. You are expected to occasionally attend projects and networking events.
What we offer
  •  Contract: 1 year, possibility of extension, we want you to stay!
  •  Salary: Job group 8, click herefor salary overview;
  •  Bonus: 1 week's salary if you achieve your SMART goals;
  • 8% holiday allowance (pro rata);
  • 25 vacation days per year (pro rata).
  • Compensation for National Holidays.
  • Horeca CAO applies;
  • General Pension Scheme of Hospitality and Catering;
  • General Survivors pension;
  • Attractive family and friends rates on overnight stays at Hotel Okura Amsterdam;
  • Once a year staff discount in one of the restaurants (50%);
  • Staff discount in our restaurants (20%);
  • Contribution to travel expenses from 10 km (one way);
  • After obtaining the probationary period, you will receive an overnight stay with breakfast as a gift (2 people), so that you can experience the hotel as a guest!
What we ask
Of course we are first and foremost interested in you and what we can do for you as an employer. In addition, we expect from you: 
  • You are curious, can cope with high level of dynamics and work pressure, you have sufficient ability to put things into perspective;
  • You have at least 2 years of work experience in a similar position in a dynamic work environment;
  • You have knowledge of the Wet Verbetering Poortwachter and you find it interesting to supervise absenteeism cases,
  • You have good knowledge of and experience with relevant laws and regulations;
  • Excellent command of both the Dutch and English languages (written and spoken).
Are you interested in this position? 
Would you like to be part of Okura's experienced and enthusiastic team? Then apply quickly via the button below!
Contact information

Hotel Okura - Amsterdam
Ferdinand Bolstraat 333
1072 LH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

020 678 79 89