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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  Nov 23, 2022
Job ID:  6621

HR Business Partner

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). Our solutions make a visible impact, allowing people to enjoy compelling entertainment experiences; to foster knowledge sharing and smart decision-making in organizations and to help hospitals provide their patients with the best possible healthcare. Headquartered in Kortrijk (Belgium), Barco realized sales of 804 million euro in 2021 and has a global team of 3,000+ employees, whose passion for technology is captured in +500 granted patents.


As HR Business Partner, you will provide advice to your Business Unit Leaders and management, allowing them to build their people capability. You will plan and manage talent and develop & implement approaches that achieve shared organizational objectives. 

You will report into the Chief HR Officer and will be responsible to act as prime HR partner for one or more Global Barco Business Units.


Your responsibilities:


  • Identify business priorities, objectives and related needs of the assigned organization, ensure these get cascaded throughout the extended HR community (Centers of Expertise, Regional/Country HR, HR Operations), and work with this community to translate the needs into actionable HR plans
  • Act as a prime HR with business leadership to ensure an effective and efficient delivery of HR programs and services for the assigned organization (including compensation, levelling & grading, talent management, performance management, recruitment, workforce planning)
  • Coach and advise the leadership team on finding the right balance between the HR priorities of the organization and the realities, constraints and need for consistency across the company
  • Accountable for leadership capacity and effectiveness of the organization, including availability and quality of the succession plans for the leaders, quality and depth of the leadership pipeline across the assigned organization, as well as development and coaching of leaders and of key talents
  • Provide the business view and needs to Centers of Expertise to develop and improve HR programs and services (including diversity & inclusiveness)
  • Lead organization design and development as well as change management, in collaboration with the Centers of Expertise
  • Lead special projects related to strategic business decisions and needs

Your profile:


  • A Master degree in a relevant discipline (human resources, social sciences, business management) or equivalent combination of appropriate qualifications and experience
  • 5-7 years of experience in human resources 
  • Proven experience in a generalistic HR Management role, as an HR Business Partner or within an HR Center of Expertise, by preference in an international corporate environment
  • Able to set priorities, excellent organizing, planning and problem solving skills
  • Able to build a trustful partnership with internal customers through excellent customer focus, partnership skills & delivery orientation
  • Excellent communication skills, with experience in influencing others with well thought out recommendations, as well as strong presentations skills and ability to present to a wide range of audiences
  • Conflict management skills
  • Familiar with a minimum of two different HR specialities (staffing, payroll, HRIS, training, organisation development, business partner, …)


Our offer:


  • A permanent contract 
  • A competitive salary package with fringe benefits such as a health and group insurance, meal vouchers, bonus system, … 
  • An interesting, challenging job with lots of autonomy. 
  • The opportunity to work for an international market leader where innovation does matter. 
  • Internal training in our Barco University 
  • A modern and state of the art working environment

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