HR Business Partner (m/f/d)

Permanent contract|Frankfurt am Main|Human Resources

HR Business Partner (m/f/d)

Frankfurt am Main, Germany Permanent contract Human Resources


  • As HR BP you will contribute to the definition of strategy by providing managers with strategic HR input and support the local management in leading change.
  • You will advise and provide managers and employees with the level of support needed on all HR related topics to meet their activity needs. This includes a variety of tasks, such as recruitment, internal and international transfers, career management, exit management, compensation related topics as well as training and development.
  • You will ensure, managers and employees act in compliance with labor and social law.
  • In your role as HR BP you will also liaise with the local workers' council and maintain a good relationship with them.
  • Working in a global organization, you will also have to implement global HR guidelines locally and support global HR processes, such as the annual compensation review, evaluation campaign, strategic talent reviews, etc. This involves a frequent exchange with our expert teams and/or counterparties in the Head Office.

Profile required

Experience and Technical Skills: 

  • You have a relevant university degree and at least 5 years of professional experience as HR BP.
  • You are used to working in an international and multicultural environment as well as in a matrix organization.
  • Ideally you have experience in the financial industry or a similar environment.
  • You have excellent knowledge of both, individual and collective labor law.
  • Ideally you have previous experience in change management and restructuring. You are fluent in German and have excellent written and oral English language skills.  
  • You are proficient with MS Office and have a good command of HR tools.

Personal Abilities and Competencies:

  • You are proactive and take initiative.
  • You have strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • You have good analytical capabilities.
  • You are curious and open for change, as well as flexible and able to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
  • You are highly people and client orientated and display a result-orientated way of working.You are a team player, while also being able to work autonomously.
  • You are capable to systematically balance benefits and risk.

Why join us

What we offer

  • An international team
  • Exciting missions
  • A dynamic working environment
  • Development opportunities within the Société Générale group

If you feel you have the required experience and qualifications, thrive on a challenge and want to become a part of a dedicated and driven team, then please apply with a CV, cover letter and all relevant work certificates.

At Société Générale, we believe our people are our strength and are core to the success of our business.  As such, we search for, recruit and appoint the best available person based on aptitude and ability, regardless of sex, nationality or ethnic origin.

Business insight

Do you see yourself standing alone or standing out? Make the difference and join our team! We are looking for an HR Business Partner (m/f/d)

Société Générale is one of the largest European financial services groups. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial solidity with a strategy of sustainable growth, and aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognized on its markets, close to clients, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams. More than 149,000 employees, based in 67 countries, accompany 31 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis.


What you can expect


As HR Business partner you will work closely with local managers of a dedicated perimeter and support them to face their business challenges related to HR topics. You will not only advise managers, but also employees in your scope and contribute to their development. As HR Business Partner you will ensure HR efficiency, accompany compensation questions and support change. You will also collaborate closely with global HR Directors, global HR Business Partners and the local Head of HR.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000DKY
Entity: SG CIB
Starting date: 2021/06/01
Publication date: 2021/04/26