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HR Business Partner (People & Culture)

  • Bachelor
  • Full-time

Are you passionate about contributing to a dynamic start-up dedicated to electrifying vehicles and machinery worldwide? 


Do you possess a wealth of experience in fostering leadership capabilities and nurturing a high-performance culture? 


If so, consider joining the ELEO team, where innovation thrives, and fresh perspectives are valued. ELEO is on a continuous growth trajectory, necessitating the addition of bright minds to our workforce.  


Currently, we're seeking a driven People and Culture/HR Business Partner supporting the fast energy transition and fast growth. 


As a Business Partner in the People & Culture Team here at ELEO, you will play a pivotal role within our newly established People & Culture team. Reporting directly to our Head of People & Culture, you will serve as a trusted advisor and tactical partner to our organization, working closely with management and team members to influence the alignment of our People and Culture strategy with overarching business objectives. Your focus will be on nurturing organizational capabilities and fostering a dynamic, motivated, and dedicated team, ultimately propelling ELEO to a market leading position in the global energy transition sector. 


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Enable team members and the leads to drive impactful change and build high-performing teams through team forming, supporting development cycles and   succession planning. 
  • Cultivate a culture of innovation, collaboration, and diversity, empowering team members through the support of the leads to excel in their roles. 
  • Utilize data-driven insights to understand talent landscapes, identify growth opportunities, and facilitate proactive talent management and succession planning. 
  • Lead the design and implementation of employee engagement, performance management, and cultural transformation. 
  • Foster a culture of continuous learning and growth by encouraging experimentation, knowledge sharing, and continuous improvement.
  • Be the voice of what happens in the company on people's topics.  



  • Proficiency in Dutch labour law is essential, while fluency in Dutch language is required only for legal comprehension purposes and communication with the UWV, IND and Tax office. Internal communications and documentation are conducted in English. 
  • Experience in policy writing and collaboration with stakeholders across various business functions. 
  • Ability to challenge the status quo and collaborate with leads to devising innovative solutions. 
  • Hands-on approach with a knack for collaboration and prioritization, striving for simplicity and automation where possible. 
  • Previous experience in start-up or scale-up environments is highly valued. 
  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role, with a focus on expertise and knowledge rather than solely years of experience. 
  • Experience within high-tech, logistics, or technical production industries is advantageous. 


If you thrive in a fast-paced, innovative environment and are passionate about shaping the future of People & Culture, we invite you to join us in our mission to electrify the world. Apply now and be part of our exciting journey at ELEO! 

What we offer

  • The freedom to work hybrid with flexible working hours
  • A generous pension scheme
  • Daily lunch with the whole company
  • Commuting allowance or OV Business Card
  • Freedom to work flexible hours as well as opportunity to work from home twice a week
  • 35 holidays per year including a company closure during Christmas & NYE

/ Our process

How we hire

The hiring process varies depending on role. We’ll keep you informed of what the next steps will be throughout the course of your interviews.

  • 1 Application
    If this position seems like a fit to you, send us your resume and motivation letter via the application via the 'Apply Now' button. We'd love to hear about how you'd contribute to the ELEO team!
  • 2 Interviews
    If we think you could be a great fit at ELEO, we'll invite you for a range of interviews with different ELEO team members. These interviews will help us to get to know each other better and decide if it's a great match on both sides—both professionally and personally. We love to have fun and also get the job done!
  • 3 Assessment
    If everyone is still vibing and it's looking like a really great match we will dive a little deeper into the applicable process. That means more in-depth discussions with your potential colleagues and a possible test case to show off your skills.
  • 4 Signing a contract
    If we're both sides are super excited after the assessment then we'd love to come to an agreement with you! As soon as you sign the contract, we'll strive towards building a long-term agreement in which we can both bring out the best in each other.
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