HR Consultant - Denmark & Sweden

  • Location:
    Lysaker, Akershus, Norway
  • Additional Location(s)
    Stockholm, Copenhagen, Amsterdam
  • Area of Interest
    Human Resources
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do

Key responsibilities:

  • You will partner with the country General Managers, providing coaching and advice, develop and implement HR strategies and plans which support their business priorities.
  • You will develop employee engagement initiatives to make Cisco a ‘great place to work’ for all employees, all functions.
  • You will develop inclusion and collaboration strategies to attract diverse talent into Cisco, increase awareness of I&D.
  • You will support with organizational changes and acquisitions.
  • You will work closely with the Centers Of Excellence to ensure delivery of Employee Relations, Talent Management and Total Rewards projects and initiatives.
  • You will be responsible for HR related local governance and compliance items across all business and functions in the region.
  • You will participate in any North Europe or EMEAR wide activities as identified by the Head of HR.

Who You'll Work With

The world of technology continues to accelerate innovation being our key differentiator at Cisco. Therefore our focus is on our people. They will allow us to move with the speed we want to. We in HR at Cisco thrive to make the difference ensuring the intended business outcomes are achieved. Over the last few years HR in Cisco has undergone a significant transformation to support our leaders during a phenomenal period of growth, while at the same time, never losing sight on HR delivering operational excellence in smarter ways year over year.


We are looking for a talented HR Consultant for Denmark and Sweden. This role is that of an HR generalist providing support for the region and reports to the HR Leader for the EMEAR North region (Benelux, Nordics & Baltics).

Who You Are

Are you keen to be part of an innovative adaptive organization, driving leading edge topics like team intelligence while ensuring high quality HR operational excellence support together with our Business Service Centers?


Do you like to work in a dynamic matrix environment viewing ambiguity as an opportunity to design the future?


Are you comfortable rolling up your sleeves to provide real-time support to the business in helping craft the thinking around how we best move forward understanding the needs of a very diverse and growing business within the EMEAR Region?


Are you comfortable being part of an agile organisation?


Then you will likely have the following skills and experience:

  • Proven organizational development and advising skills to serve as a trusted advisor to major business and HR leaders
  • Solid team experience with ability to inspire and willing to lead change through the team
  • Experience of working in complex, dynamic and constantly changing environments with a high focus on collaboration
  • Experience in the operational aspects of an HR role including sound understanding of the HR Calendar of services
  • Experience in supporting sales organizations or a North-American company desirable but not essential
  • Wish and ability to see the bigger picture in order to deliver against priorities
  • Ability and positive mindset to handle ambiguity and a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to engage and influence Senior Leaders in the business, with confidence and credibility
  • Confidence to work in a highly virtual environment
  • An advanced degree in business or HR
  • Fluency in Danish or Swedish as well as English

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference. 

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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