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Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products?


Then look no further and join our HR team at Männedorf, Zurich as

Head of Global Rewards and HR Services 80-100%

What you will do

You will be responsible to develop the global centralized HR services compromising of Compensation, Benefits, HR Information Systems, HR Operations/Payroll and HR Controlling. You will act as an important interface from HR to other Group Functions in addition to providing valuable information to the Management Board.


Your Impact

  • Responsible as the subject matter expert to lead a team of technical specialist and work internationally in the matrix with the HR organisation
  • Design, concept and implement new global HR processes in close collaboration with the Senior HR team and the Chief People Officer (CPO)
  • Develop the organization`s global compensation policies, programs and processes according to HR strategy and business needs
  • Define and report KPIs for HR, Management Board and Compensation Committee
  • Lead the HR planning stream within the group budgeting process
  • Drive the global process digitalization within HR while monitoring HR information needs  
  • Ensure an accurate, efficient as well as compliant payroll and overall employee life cycle process
  • Advance HR controlling and analytics to enable fact-based decision-making for senior management
  • Lead in close collaboration with CPO due diligence and PMI M&A activities for HR data


What you bring along

  • You have a bachelor's degree in a related field. Further education in Compensation or IT certification a big plus
  • You bring more than 10 years of experience in the fields of Compensation, HR IS and HR Controlling in an international environment leading a team of specialists
  • You have a comprehensive understanding of HR processes and hands-on experience with various HR tools
  • You are an analytical influencer who knows how to create and rally alignment and build consensus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English a must


What you will get

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Progressive employment conditions
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Wide range of training courses
  • International and diverse environment (30+ different nationalities)
  • Strong company culture with rich history
  • Global mindset with “Swissness” at heart
  • Extremely attractive location overlooking the lake of Zurich


Look no further and apply now!

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We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).

We will only consider applications that fully meet our requirements.

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Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Trading AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH