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Title:  HR Business Partner, Hungary

Job ID:  21579
Country:  Hungary
City:  Budapest
Professional area:  Marketing
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

JTI is a leading international tobacco company with operations in more than 120 countries. We’re the global owner of world-renowned brands such as Winston, the number two cigarette brand in the world, and Camel (outside the US). Our global brands also include Mevius, LD and Natural American Spirit, and we manufacture the internationally recognized Logic e-cigarette brand and Ploom Tech, a major brand in the heated tobacco category. 
Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, we employ over 40’000 people across the globe. We were recently awarded Global Top Employer for the fourth consecutive year with regional Top Employer Certification in Europe #1, Asia #1, North America #1, Africa #2 and Middle East #3. This is recognition of our outstanding talent strategy, energizing culture and commitment to learning and development. 
We are a member of the Japan Tobacco Group of Companies. For more information visit  


Why does this role exist?

To be a business partner to assigned stakeholders providing high-level HR advisory (such as recruitment, rewards, people retention and development, compliance with labor legislation and HR policies and procedures) in order to achieve KPIs by the most effective way.


What do we offer?

· Opportunity to build multi-cultural relationship, as well as personal visibility across Czech, Hungary and Slovakia cluster and local Management Team

· Working with multiple stakeholders

· Exciting career prospect, as we are recruiting a star performer for the JTI global succession pipeline



· Manage all level sourcing activities (recruitment, talent review, succession development, employer branding)

· Drive and execute the learning and development activities

· Manage HR driven internal communication strategy, which are in line with JTI corporate values.

· Maintain fruitful relationship with stakeholders - employees, Work Council, Trade Union etc.

· Support general administration activities at central office.

· Contribute to engaging company culture by driving engagement / organisational development surveys, diagnoses & drive motivational programs.

· Ensure that HR activities are compliant with Hungarian Labor Code, as well as global & local HR related regulations. Taking active part in Compliance tasks with Legal function.

· Manage HR admin and payroll related activities

· Ensure high level of  quality of HRIS data (SAP HR) and timely global and local HR metrics reporting

· Manage one direct report and external providers 


Basic requirements:

· University degree , special HR qualification is a plus 

· 5+ years of HR experience in a multinational organization (preferably,  FMCG) 

· Languages: Hungarian is a must. Fluent written and spoken English.

· Emotional intelligence (maturity) is a key, sound judgement

· Ability to make decisions and take responsibility


You are the right candidate, if you

· Get the things done: drive the results by taking initiatives, solving issues proactively, support the ongoing achievement of business goals and facilitate change.

· Empower people: communicate openly and overcome obstacles by respecting others and leveraging the diversity. Open to learn how to work in a corporate, complex and at time political environment, with variety of stakeholders

· Challenge the status quo: curious and innovate, find solutions, make the things simple.

· Act responsibly: impact positively and carefully balance the needs and interests of our shareholders, consumers, employees and wider society.


We are welcoming applications until 14th December included.


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