HR Specialist (m/f)

  • Location

    Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen

  • Sector:

    Retail, Luxury & Lifestyle

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    €40000 - €45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ekaterina Iankovskaia

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Our client is an international retail business. For their team in Cologne our client is hiring a

HR Specialist (m/f)

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Work as part of the HR team in Cologne and report directly into the HR Manager
  • Act as first point of contact for employees providing generalist HR support and advice to employees
  • Support and advise the management and employees in applying HR policies, employee relations issues, disciplinary issues and related risks in accordance with German law and the values of the organisation
  • Provide administrative support with regards to all HR matters throughout the whole employee lifecycle, starting from the recruitment stage up to off-boarding (contracts and references writing; on-/off-boarding; labour law related issues)
  • Support the HR Manager with various HR projects
  • Be involved in the performance management process, ensuring the effectiveness of the existing instruments and participating in designing new ones


  • Several years of experience in a HR admin/advisor role
  • Working knowledge of German labour law, HR procedures and policies
  • Strong MS Office and HRIS Skills
  • Ability to work in and adapt to a fast-paced working environment and a team with a flexible approach and 'can do' attitude.
  • A strong communicator, with the ability to listen, organise and prioritise
  • Business fluency in German and English are a must

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to Ekaterina Iankovskaia at or call her on +49 211/2479-1133. We are looking forward to your application.

The SR Group (Germany) GmbH is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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