HR Business Partner / Generalist (m/f/d) - German & English Speaking

Permanent employee, Full-time · Leipzig, Ilmenau, Erfurt

Shape the utilities market of the future with us!
Join our People, Talent & Culture (HR) team in Leipzig, Erfurt or Ilmenau as HR Business Partner / Generalist (m/f/d)
What is the role about?
  • Employee support: You act as the primary HR contact for employee inquiries - delivering assistance and promptly resolving HR-related issues to ensure a positive employee experience throughout the whole employee lifecycle.
  • Leadership guidance: You collaborate closely with supervisors/hiring managers - offering day-to-day support in areas such as feedback, staff development, coaching, staffing, compensation, and organizational development.
  • HR operations and compliance: You contribute in implementing individual HR measures, administer employee compensation and preparatory payroll and ensure continous legal compliance and coordination with all internal and external stakeholders.
  • Employee engagement and HR process optimization: You contribute to building an attractive employer brand, execute employee engagement initiatives, coordinate performance reviews and appraisals, take over the re-/staffing of positions in recruitment and the onboarding/offboarding of employees, furthermore you orchestrate training initiatives and contribute to HR policy creation and enforcement.
You fit in with us, if…
  • you have a successfully completed academic degree or vocational training with a focus on HR - we also appreciate career changers with relevant professional experience in the field of HR / People Management.
  • you have at least thre to five years of professional experience in human resources management in a generalistic / not specialized role.
  • you have exceptional communication skills, are fluent in German and have very good skills in the English language (both German & English skills necessary in day to day operations!).
  • you have very good knowledge of the current MS Office tools and already experience in working with a HR management system.
  • you are passionate about working with people from different cultural backgrounds in a technologically challenging market environment and have an affinity for networking.
What’s in for you?
  • Working in our People, Talent and Culture team, you can expect diverse and interesting topics in the HR management of an international and constantly growing tech company.
  • Flat hierarchies and the chance to really make a difference and see your ideas grow into real projects.
  • You like to think outside of the box and try new stuff? Great! :-) - We strongly support personal development and appreciate curiosity!
  • Fair conditions, flexible working hours and the possibility to work mobile - no ifs and buts
  • Come as you are! We appreciate your uniqueness and nerdiness and you will find a bunch of colleagues that actually "speak your language"....even if it's Klingon ;-)
  • Deutschlandticket support for your travels, day-care allowance for parents, bike leasing, Udemy learning for free, company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits and many name it
About us
Cuculus is the key to providing utilities to all, while protecting the world’s precious resources. Jointly with our international partner network, we provide cutting-edge software and technology solutions to address utility challenges now and in the future. Cuculus will never tire of creating innovative technology and services that enable utilities and organisations to successfully transition to a new era of providing and managing electricity, water, and gas. The work we do is important for individuals, cities, and entire nations. Our work is serious, but we have fun with it, too. 

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