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European Senior HR Business Partner

Do you have a Bachelor's degree in HR or Management?

Are you action and detailed orientated, organised, a self starter and collaborative?

Do you have regional experience of delivering training and coaching LMs?

Are you able to work in a fast paced and remote environment?

We have an exciting opportunity as a HR Business Partner for Europe, reporting to our Exec HR Director. This is a new and truly extensive business partnering role - you will have the opportunity to support on a wide range of HR areas as well as partner with our centres of expertise in Employee Relations, Talent Acquisition, Learning and Development and HR Operations plus our legal team.  As we scale into Europe, you will proactively help resolve issues and offer your advice to enable a rapidly growing team in our showrooms. As a member of the Regional HR team, you will also contribute to various HR projects and improve processes.

About You

  • Bachelor's degree in HR or Management.
  • 5-7 years of HRBP experience in a fast-growing team, preferred experience in European retail.
  • Regional experience of delivering training and coaching LMs
  • Regional experience or working knowledge of HR practices in European markets essential.
  • Proficient to facilitate performance improvement and talent conversations and handle basic data consolidation and analysis.
  • Capable communication skills and a problem-solving mindset.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and remote environment.
  • Desired type of professional: action and detail oriented, organized, self-starter and collaborative.
  • German language skills would be desirable.

About us

We put our customers first and we love what we do

The Watches of Switzerland Group is the largest prestige luxury jewellers and timepieces specialist in the UK with over 140 collective stores. The retail portfolio comprises of brands including Watches of Switzerland, Mappin & Webb and Goldsmiths. We have mono-brand boutiques in partnership with TAG Heuer, Omega Breitling and Tudor and you will find us at Heathrow airport with representation in Terminals 2, 3, 4 and 5 as well as Gatwick North Terminal.

The business began its exciting global expansion in 2017 with the acquisition of Mayors Jewellers – who have Stores across Florida and Georgia and a history dating back to 1910. Following on from this we have opened a Watches of Switzerland Store, Rolex, Breitling and Omega boutiques at the Wynn Resort in Las Vegas as well as a Watches of Switzerland Store in Soho, New York, the ground-breaking Hudson Yards Development in Manhatten and Boston.


Here at The Watches of Switzerland Group our benefits include profit related bonus and staff discount. We have internal training and development programmes to nurture you through your career and make the most of your talent. Opportunities are endless!

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Braunstone - Leicester
3 Elland Road, Braunstone, Leicester, London, UK, LE3 1TT
  • Salary:
    Competitive + Benefits
  • Location:
    Braunstone - Leicester
  • Brand for Website:
    Watches of Switzerland Group
  • Contract type:
    Permanent - Full Time
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