We are people who want to make a difference.
Everything we do starts with people. It’s what makes us different from all other car companies. If you share our belief in the power of people and our passion for human-centric innovation, you will thrive together with brilliant, like-minded colleagues who are committed to making a true difference?
What’s in it for you?
Labour Affairs is a sub-team within the department Employee Affairs, with great interest in labour law issues and union relations, with a responsibility for labour law issues for Volvo Cars Sweden as well as a global governance for the entire Volvo Car Group. We are now in an industry transformation with new challenges to bring out the best in people. If you are the right person for this job, you will realise the opportunity to play a key role for the development of way of working within the Labour Affairs area for Volvo Cars in Skövde. You will work in collaboration with local People Experience and managers within the VCES Plant as well as the Unions and the Employers' association. You’ll see how coaching and supporting in labour law issues will drive positive change throughout the company, and how the results in terms of you being a good negotiator, working to find solutions on coming challenges, will contribute both to the company’s growth and to your own professional development.
What you’ll do
As a team member of Labour Affairs sub-team, you will be responsible for the Labour Affairs area in the VCES plant with both workers and salaried employees, supporting in union negotiations, labour law issues and agreements, managing personnel issues, wage systems, working hour schedules as well as labour law related projects and trainings.
Do you fit the profile?
- University education within the Human Resource and/or Labour law area or corresponding experience
- Several years of experience in working with labour law issues or other relevant competence area
- Knowledge in labour law and interest in collective labour agreements
- Experience of union collaboration and negotiation work
- Comfortable in excel and with every day mathematics as well as analytics
- Good communication skills, oral and written, both in Swedish and English
- Ability to travel
On a personal level
To succeed in this role you need to be able to interact with people on different levels in the organization. In order to fully enjoy the job you also need to have high integrity and feel comfortable in the role as an employer representative. Furthermore you need to find analysis work and problem solving relaxing, with an ability to find solutions in collaboration with others. Lastly you have a structured and driving personality with an ability to embrace challenges with curiosity, as this is required for you in this position.
How to learn more and apply
For questions about the position please contact Head of Employee Affairs, Susanna Bestelid at email@example.com For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Senior Recruiter, Donika Sejdiu at Donika.firstname.lastname@example.org. We want your application at the latest April 7th 2019. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted.
Who are we?
Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.
Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.
We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automotive industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.