HR Manager

  • Category: HR & Communication
  • Location: Lyckeby, SE

Opportunity to Lead and Develop People & Culture at NKT 

Do you thrive in a fast-growing, international, and culture-positive environment? Are you an experienced HR professional seeking to inspire, motivate, and lead an HR team in a fast-expanding business? Join us at NKT, an important part of connecting a greener and sustainable world.  

At NKT we work closely with international customers to develop, manufacture, and install high-voltage cables (HVC) for land and offshore applications worldwide, providing flexible and reliable cable solutions for a greener world. 

Ensuring High-Quality HR Delivery within an efficient and capable HRBP team and HR specialists  

Our local Human Resources (HR) organization, consisting of approximately 20 team members, seeks a new colleague to join and lead our HRBP team. As an HR Manager, you will play a crucial role in connecting our Managers, HR Business Partners, HR Specialists, and other stakeholders. Your focus will be on maintaining a unified direction within HR to provide efficient and effective services. 

Responsibilities include implementing local HR strategies aligned with business needs and our overall strategy. You’ll drive organizational development, process improvements, and global initiatives. Additionally, you’ll collaborate with our HR specialist to ensure compliance with Swedish labor laws and collective agreements. 

Leading, developing, and motivating the HRBP team and HR specialists will be essential. You’ll emphasize collaboration with Group HR, drive process efficiency, and encourage continuous improvement. Change management initiatives, supporting leaders and staff, will also be part of your role. The HR Manager oversees a group of 6 employees and reports to the VP, HR HV Solutions Karlskrona. 

Collaborative experienced leader 

The ideal candidate is an internationally experienced leader with business acumen and high stakeholder management skills. You should possess excellent collaboration and communication abilities, be motivated by supporting the business and its leaders, and demonstrate altruism.

In addition to the above the ideal candidate’s background should include:  

  • university degree within HR or equivalent experience 
  • 10+ years of experience from HR and relevant manager roles 
  • experience with international HR and experience with global mobility is meritorious 
  • experience with HR Processes
  • fluency in Swedish and English 

If you have solid management experience and a great drive for people & culture, we might have the perfect opportunity for you. 

Join us connecting a greener world!  

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.  

Can you picture yourself contributing to the success of our growing business? Then reach out and apply on our website by 31th August. Personality test and background control will occur in our recruitment process.  

If you have any questions regarding the position or the recruitment process, please reach out to Talent attraction Manager Jenni Aronsson at Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.  

We look forward to receiving your application!  

About NKT
At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 5.000 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 2.6 billion in 2023. We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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