HR Manager

Are you eager to have impact? Do you want to use your PEOPLE skills to make the economy fairer, more inclusive and more sustainable? And do you want to be of part of an ambitious, young and fast-growing organization?

Are you passionate about people and have a track record in working with executive teams and senior leaders to deliver strategic HR business partnering, then you could be the person we are looking for.

We are looking for a HR manager / People manager.

HR Manager

Your role

As our key aim for the coming years is to professionalize and scale the organization. We are a team of 50 highly skilled impact professionals with a common mission to empower organisations and individuals to realise the impact economy. To be able to be ready for the future we aim to double the team by the end of this year. Therefore, having a professional HR people manager on board is a critical success factor.

You will report to/support the Operations Manager and will work in partnership with the team managers, on the following main focus areas: recruiting, training & onboarding, talent management, employee value proposition.

Your responsibilities

  • Providing expert HR advice and guidance to MT on all HR matters, supporting the team in organisational design, talent management and change programmes, performance, attendance and employee relations issues.
  • Facilitate the end to end recruitment process; including attract highly skilled professionals, recruit, interview, selection and on boarding of new hires
  • Providing advice and guidance to the managers on all employment matters;.
  • Identifying HR priorities from corporate and business plans, translating business requirements into effective HR practices and delivering people solutions aligned to business objectives.
  • Delivering key HR initiatives across the HR spectrum, including workforce planning, restructuring, resourcing, talent management, pay and reward, employee relations, employee engagement and performance management.

Your opportunity

You will contribute to a movement towards managing impact that can change the world. You will have the opportunity to contribute to the development of the People strategy and further development and growth of the team of Impact Institute, as we are a fast-growing organisation which continues to evolve quickly.

The ideal candidate 

The ideal candidate for this role is a HR professional with:

  • Strong track record of developing and implementing policy, experienced in implementing HR strategy.
  • Eagerness to realize a positive impact on the world.
  • Intrinsically motivated, ambitious, hard-working and a true team player
  • An educational background at bachelor level in a relevant field.
  • Min 4 years experience as HR advisor and/or 2 years as HR manager
  • A proven track record of effectively interacting with senior management.
  • Fluency in Dutch and English

Moreover, the candidate will preferable have:

  • Work experience in a growth business/ scale up environment

What we offer

  • A dynamic, flexible and stimulating scale-up working environment

  • Intrinsically motivated colleagues who want to change the world with you
  • Access to a strong network (partner-organisations, board members)
  • Actual responsibilities and the opportunity to make an impact

Are you ready?

If you recognize yourself in the above, we welcome you to apply for this position by sending your resume and cover letter (in English) to We review applications on a rolling basis.

If you have questions about the role, please contact Anne Barendregt (Operations Manager), +31 613004316.

We prefer to have direct contact with our applicants, therefore we do not work with intermediaries, such as recruitment agencies.

About Impact Institute

The Impact Institute is a social enterprise. Our mission at the Impact Institute is to empower organizations and individuals to realize the impact economy. We do this by creating a common language for impact through the publication of open-source standards and by providing the tools, training, and services to implement those standards. We give organizations – multinationals, SMEs, NGOs, governments – the information needed for sustainable risk management, innovation and stakeholder management. Read our Vision and Mission to learn more about us. The Impact Institute team also powers True Price.