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Advisor Human Resources

Are you a people oriented, experienced and entrepreneurial Advisor Human Resources?
If so, apply for this full-time vacancy for Advisor Human Resources at our office in the region of Queretaro.

The vacancy for an Advisor Human Resources at Rijk Zwaan

Within this role you are responsible for Human Resources in a rapid growing company. Mutual respect, team spirit and a strong sense of responsibility and employee engagement are the main aspects of the Rijk Zwaan company culture. To hire the right person for the right job it is essential to keep our company culture. An important focus for this job is to recruit and hire new colleagues for diverse jobs and levels. In addition, you focus on the development of the employees, like education, career counselling and coaching. You inform the employees about employee benefits by creating a HR handbook, where the most important topics and policies are covered. You maintain the relationship with external vendors / employment agencies and keep in touch with government officials, insurances and other matters. Therefore it is also important that your knowledge in labor law and social security is up-to-date. You give advice to the management and have a functional relationship with the Human Resources department at the head office of Rijk Zwaan in De Lier, Holland.


We are seeking an Advisor Human Resources with:

•              Preferably a Master degree in the area of Human Resources or Psychology

•              At least 5 years’ relevant experience

•              Experience with assessing and coaching of people


Furthermore you are enterprising, have empathy, focus on quality and like to work with a great diversity of jobs and levels. You are strongly intrinsic motivated and you like to work on projects in a pragmatic and enthusiastic way. Your social skills are very good.  Because of the international nature of the role, proficiency in the English language is essential. Sometimes international travel will be required.



Please send your c.v. and your motivation to apply for this job to with a subject “Advisor HR”.


We will consider your application carefully, which may take some time. You will hear from us as soon as possible.


Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?

Rijk Zwaan is an independent, international vegetable breeding company. We currently have 30 subsidiaries abroad and our organisation continues to grow, thanks to our focus on product development and product innovation. We are specialised in breeding, producing and selling vegetable seeds. Our company is one of the top nine breeding companies in the world, and we have a total of 3,300 highly motivated, loyal and dedicated employees all over the world.

Rijk Zwaan Promex SA de CV is a seed production company for mainly hybrid tomato and pepper seeds and part of an international family company with a people-oriented culture.