Date posted:
Company: VF Corporation
Location: Stabio (TI), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

For our HR Structure We are looking for an HR Partner for VANS Emea, who will be based in Stabio and report to the Senior Manager HRBP VANS Emea.


In the role you will be responsible responsible for aligning the human resources practices to provide services and support to the VANS Emea team in all the aspects of Human Resources.


In strong partnership with COE, will support on all the HR topics: employee relations, talent management, develop customized training, internal talent growth path, organizational design, IDEA strategy, reporting, admin support, policy implementation, talent acquisition and recruiting.

Key Responsibilities are: 

•    Actively support the HRBP in translating business strategy into people strategy, through executing organizational re-design, org. effectiveness assessment and talent re-skilling activity, to support business growth and Brand regional needs;
•    Work closely with HRBPs and HR COE to support full spectrum of key HR processes and programs, as: onboarding, recruitment, total rewards, talent development, employee engagement, enabling talent growth, talent planning, People Service;
•    Support in implementing all aspects of HR strategies and drives HR initiatives in line with Brand objectives;
•    Collaborate with the Line Managers in developing their team, by supporting them on: internal career paths, coaching and performance management, team development;
•    Facilitate Talent Management practices, such as the talent identification process, succession planning, talent development, organizational design analysis and implementation;
•    Participate and contribute to talent review and talent conversation, ensuring follow up with action plans;
•    Facilitate organization ongoing needs analysis, in partnership with HRBP and Brand functional leaders; 
•    Partnering with Talent Development team to identify learning needs and support, provide individual coaching and mentorship needs, co-lead internal customized training ad hoc activity (team training, talent training, …).
•    Support in setting objectives, appraisals, and salary reviews, by also having a critical role on Brand OGSTM preparation and cascading down;
•    Provide support to Line Managers on day-to-day performance management including coaching, counselling, career development and disciplinary actions;
•    Support in partnering with HR Countries Team: local brand org change and alignment, career path, cross country talent growth, brand training needs;
•    Workday workflow and transaction partner work;
•    Admin support (contract, letters, …. ) when needed;
•    Develop and coordinate with the line managers internal announcements, support in organization of Global/Regional town hall, 
•    Ad hoc analysis. 


•    Education: University Degree, preferred in Psychology, Sociology, Economics, with a Master or Specialization in HR
•    Experience: 2 – 3 years of experience in a similar position, with previous experience in COE, with preference on Talent Management, Talent Acquisition, HR Retail
•    Strong passion for HR topics
•    Willing to learn
•    Confidentiality, discretion – essential 
•    Good communication skills, both verbal and written
•    Enthusiastic, with a 'can-do' approach
•    Strong orientation towards employees and capability to understand their needs
•    Ability to combine multiple tasks and to work against deadlines
•    Organized, able to prioritize
•    Flexibility 
•    Language skills: Fluent English. Other languages would be a plus