Latvian-speaking HR Manager to Riga, Latvia

Posted 13 February 2024
Discipline HR
Contact NameErik Holstein

Job description

We are now looking for a HR Manager for our client in Riga, Latvia. Are you interested in the Fintech world and want to challenge yourself in the city of IT? Apply today! 

Our client represents the connected world, offering innovative and customer-centric information technology experiences, enabling Enterprises, Associates and the Society to Rise. They are a USD billion company with professionals across 90 countries, helping 988 global customers including Fortune 500 companies. Our client's convergent, digital, design experiences, innovation platforms, and reusable assets connect across a number of technologies to deliver tangible business value and experiences to their stakeholders. Our client has been recognized amongst India’s 50 best companies to work for in 2020 by the Great Place to Work Institute.


HR Manager - Your responsibilities

We are seeking an HR Manager to lead the HR function at our newly established entity. The HR Manager will play a pivotal role in setting up and managing all HR activities for the new site including onboarding, performance management, employee relations, and compliance with local regulations.


Key Responsibilities (% of Time) 

  • Set up and lead all HR activities for the new site in Latvia including developing HR policies and procedures in compliance with local regulations.
  • Handle employee relations issues and provide guidance and support to employees at the new site fostering a positive work environment.
  • Ensure compliance with Latvian employment laws and regulations, including labor contracts, working hours and employee benefits.
  • Collaborate with global HR teams to share best practices, align HR strategies, and implement global initiatives at the Latvia site.
  • Provide leadership and support to the HR team onsite, fostering their professional development and growth.
  • Stay informed about local employment laws and industry trends, continuously seeking opportunities for improvement and compliance


Qualifications & Requirements

  • Bachelor´s degree in Human Resources or related field. Master´s degree preferred.
  • Min 5 years experience in HR Management roles in an international organisation.
  • Strong knowledge of local employment laws and regulations with experience in ensuring compliance.
  • Proven experience in employee relations, performance management and talent development.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal with the ability to work effectively with employees at all levels.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to lead and develop a team.
  • Fluency in English and Latvian languages for effective communication with local and global teams

Is this you? Then we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV and application letter to us as soon as possible. We interview candidates continuously.


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Multilingual Jobs Worldwide is a leading multilingual recruitment specialist agency matching European-speaking talent with the most exciting jobs all over the world. Over the past 2 years we have recruited and helped over 1200 multilingual speakers to land their dream job with our partners in over 28 different countries.