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We are looking for candidates for the following position at our Breda office

HR Officer (1fte)

We are looking for candidates for the following position at our Breda office

HR Officer (1fte)

With headquarters located in Breda (the Netherlands), Vroon employs about 3,000 professionals in offices around the world and on board a diverse fleet of approximately 150 vessels. The Company is active - through various subsidiaries and under different brand names - in the following business segments: livestock carriers; offshore-support vessels; offshore maintenance and engineering services; dry-cargo vessels; container vessels; product tankers; high-heat tankers; car carriers and vessel-management services.

From our Breda head office, approximately 120 staff support the Company’s activities. The HRM Department provides support to the Company’s Management Companies and shore-based employees worldwide.


Why are we looking?
The focus of our HRM Department for the coming years will be on continuously improving Company-wide HR support. We are looking for an HR Officer to join our current team of five professionals. Our new colleague will have affinity for the business, and eyes and ears for people development.


What will you do?
As HR Officer, you will act as sparring partner and advisor for (line) management and colleagues on organisational developments. You will assist in development and implementation of tools and policies, aimed at optimising the level of professionalism in Vroon’s HR support. You will act as point of contact for specific HR tools and/or policies, such as Employee Performance Management, Training & Development or absenteeism.


In this position, you will be based in Breda and will report to the Head HRM.


What do we offer?

We believe that to be an employer of choice, we need to take care of our employees. This is why, if you join our team, you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • A salary in line with the market;
  • A wide range of development opportunities, including a (free) training programme and a yearly personal budget that can be used for your own personal and professional development goals;
  • A company restaurant, in which it is a pleasure to lunch or have meetings.


Who are we looking for?
Our preferred candidate has:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management;
  • A minimum of five years’ work experience in a similar position;
  • The ability to understand and develop HR policies in a range of specialisms;
  • Experience in an international environment (must-have);
  • Experience in the maritime or offshore industry (nice-to-have);
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and reporting skills in English and Dutch.

Job information:

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Are you the pragmatic, flexible, administrative- and process-minded HR professional who will join us in realising our mission within Vroon? If you recognise yourself in this description, do not hesitate to send your application (in English), including your Curriculum Vitae to:

Vroon B.V. / HRM Department –  careers@vroon.nl

For more information, contact Gerda Boere, Head HRM, telephone +31 76 2068 100

No agency acquisition please.