Experienced HR Officer

HR and Recruitment


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The opportunity

HR at Backbase is about building relationships and empowering people and organizations. As an experienced HR Officer, you must take pride in helping Backbase to be an environment full of happy employees. You want to make a difference in the lives of people. You are a first point of contact for HR questions from employees at our Amsterdam office. Also, you will be involved in cases given to HR by managers, such as absence or professional development. You are service-minded and a true problem solver. You are talkative, but your best skill is listening. After analyzing the case, you’re able to come up with solutions.

Your Responsibilities

You will work or support on the following topics:

  • Contracts and other HR admin

  • First and second line employee questions

  • Absence management

  • Relocation support

  • Onboarding and offboarding procedures

  • Operating benefits policies

  • Employee feedback

  • Training and development

  • Insurances

  • Mobility.

The HR Officer is part of the global HR & Recruitment team based in Amsterdam. The team consists of 14 professionals who love what they’re doing. Passion is what drives us. You will report to the HR Manager.

Your profile

You have a natural passion for people and are familiar with Dutch HR legislation and institutions. You are skilled in building strong relationships and have a couple of years’ HR experience. You also tick these boxes:

  • Dutch Master or Bachelor Degree in HR

  • 5-10 years’ experience in HR field in an international environment

  • Able to build trusting relationships with candidates and hiring managers

  • Able to prioritize multiple tasks, meet deadlines, and be flexible

  • Respect the importance of confidentiality

  • Native Dutch, and fluent communication in English

  • Full-time availability.

​Next steps

If this job appeals to you and you think you are up for the challenge, please use the apply button on this page.
For more information please contact Sebastiaan van den Ouweelen by email: sebastiaan(at)backbase.com

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Sebastiaan van den Ouweelen


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