HR Business Partner


Job description

We invite you to bring your engagement and strong business skills  into play as you contribute to Ramboll’s development together with the management team you are supporting and the rest of the HR team. To succeed in this role you must have experience from a HR Business Partner role for at least 5 years and preferably from a knowledge based company. Are you our new HR Business Partner? Click the apply-button to send your application.

Inviting bright minds

Do you want to push the boundaries of your profession and develop your excellence in an open, collaborative and empowering culture? We work to create a sustainable future and our inspiring projects and innovative solutions aim to set the standard among our peers. You will join a global company that has been growing successfully since its founding in 1945. Together, we lead and leave a positive impact on societies, companies and people around the world.

You will join our HR department

As our new HR Business Partner, you will be part of a dynamic and highly competent team of three HR business partners and one HR Advisor reporting directly to HR Director Norway. Within HR you will also work closely with our teams in HR Operations and Talent Acquisition, in addition to Global HR. The HR BPs share the responsibility for following up seven  market areas and support the line managers both strategically and operationally in their work. Ramboll is a highly value driven company and we think you are too. Ramboll works every day to make a difference in the communities where we work, and we hope you can identify with us and our projects.

This role will be responsible for several of our smaller business units as well as lead responsible for some of Ramboll’s yearly HR processes. The HR department has been going through exciting times establishing a new way of working, and you will become an important contributor in this process.

Your key tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Establish a strong professional relationship with the management team and other leaders in the business unit you are supporting – to become a trusted advisor
  • Contribute proactively with professional expertise to support the strategic development of the business unit
  • Be responsible and drive strategic and operational development of a learning organization with competence development in the forefront, hereunder implementation and follow up competence strategy and use of Ramboll Academy as a tool
  • Facilitate annual HR processes, e.g., Performance & Development Process, Succession Planning, Employee Satisfaction & Engagement Survey follow-up
  • Drive HR processes and projects according to HR business plan
  • Lead and support the improvement, creation and implementation of HR tools and concepts
  • Assist the management team in order to bring the best solutions to the employees
  • Orchestrate collaboration with, e.g. recruitment, development, rewards in the strategic needs presented from the business to make sure overall delivery is feasible and includes the experts needed to deliver
  • For the right candidate it is a possibility to have broader responsibility (in particular Employer branding and EDI) including a direct report
  • Contribute to the development of global processes and tools by participating in the global projects and initiatives representing Norwegian organization

Your starting point for constant growth

From the moment you join Ramboll, we will support your personal and professional development so that you grow with the company. For this role, we believe your starting point is:

  • At least 8 years of relevant experience
  • A relevant master’s degree related to HR

Demonstrated business integrity, insight and empathy in addition to insight in multiple human resource disciplines including HR policy, systems, processes and tools, applied in Norwegian context.

  • Ability to work in a matrix organisation in a role which contains both global and local aspects and with all organisational levels
  • Proven track record with driving learning and development initiatives to meet strategic organizational needs
  • Experience from working with topics such as EDI, Employer Branding or Talent management
  • Project management/process facilitation experience is an advantage
  • Fluency in both English and one of Scandinavian languages

Personal qualities that will help you succeed in this role include: good at establishing and maintaining professional relations with internal clients and various functions across organisation, knowledge sharing with managers as well as colleagues within HR, self-managing with responsibility for own tasks, ability to manage complex and difficult HR projects cross-functionally, ability to work with different industries and processes in parallel.

Welcome to our Support Organisation

In Ramboll’s Support Organisation we take pride in keeping Ramboll running smoothly, enabling bright minds throughout the organisation to focus on their areas of expertise as we tie together all parts of the business. We provide support within areas like Finance, HR, IT, Legal, Communication, Facility Management and more, coordinating efforts and securing common ground for the development and servicing of clients and markets.

Ramboll in Norway

Ramboll is the 4th largest engineering, design and consultancy company in Norway. Here, you can apply your professional passion for high quality and innovation to services like Sustainable Cities Development, Planning, Buildings, Railroads, Roads and Environmental Consulting. Together, we strive to create the right solutions for our clients, always exploring and considering new concepts, methods and technologies to deliver more value.

How to apply

Apply online. Attach your CV, cover letter and relevant documents showcasing why you are the right fit for the role, and when you are available to start. We look forward to receiving your application.

If you have questions, please contact Victoria Bodak, HR Director at +47 406 26 390, or Lene Rutle, Recruiting Lead at +47 992 03 604.

Deadline: 29.05.22


Johanna Hardacre
Telefonnummer: +47 464 32 132
Lene Rutle
Recruiting Lead
Telefonnummer: +47 992 03 604
Victoria Bodak
HR Director
Telefonnummer: +47 406 26 390

Hvem er Rambøll?

Rambøll er en global samfunnsrådgiver med eksperter innen bygg, arkitektur & plan, transport, vann, miljø & helse, energi, olje & gass og management consulting. I Norge er vi 1500 medarbeidere fordelt på 16 kontorer og internasjonalt har vi totalt 15 000 medarbeidere lokalisert i 35 land. Sammen med våre kunder søker Rambøll mot nye løsninger som balanserer menneskelige og kommersielle behov. Slik inspirer vi hverandre til å se forbi det åpenbare - hver dag!

Les mer om Rambøll og se flere ledige stillinger