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HR Business Partner – Global Services

Prague, Czech Republic
Human Resources

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805685276W

Johnson & Johnson Global Services, the global shared services organization supporting the businesses of Johnson & Johnson, performs select functional work in a consistent manner across regions and sectors using simplified, standardized end-to-end processes and state-of-the-art technology. The vision of Johnson & Johnson Global Services is “to be trusted business partners who deliver increasing value by creating and sustaining globally standard world-class services that enable the power of Johnson & Johnson.”


There are more than 2,000 employees in Human Resources, Finance and Procurement who work for Johnson & Johnson Global Services in key service centers located in Manila, Suzhou, Prague, Bogota and Tampa, as well as in local country-based hubs.


Human Resources Business Partner – Czech Republic

Location: Prague

Full time permanent contract

Role Overview


We are looking for HR Business Partner for our Global Business Services division in Prague, Czech Republic. If you are successful you will contribute to the overall performance of the business by partnering with the local leadership team and helping them develop and implement best in class people management practices. Provides the leadership team with a broad HR support with emphasis on organization design, talent management and succession planning, as well as employee/manager coaching. Creates a trusting, collaborative and ethical work environment that drives employee engagement. Opportunity to gain local and regional project exposure throughout Europe/Middle East/Africa.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Adapts and implements global and regional HR strategies, creates and oversees plans and programs that support organizational design, talent management, orgaisation health and change management efforts for one or more functions in Global Services (HR, Finance, Procurement, Strategy & Operations)
  • Supports the accomplishment of short- and long-term business goals through effective execution of core HR processes pursuing solutions that drive work effectiveness, and providing a hands-on HR support to all planned and on-going organizational changes
  • Supports the leadership team in building the Credo-based high performance organizational culture as ell as in effective team management and talent development through promoting efficient collaboration, facilitating x-functional communication, giving feedback, managing conflict, and providing an on-going coaching and counselling
  • Ensures accurate and timely reporting of selected HR metrics (e.g. headcount, people cost, people moves) and on-going/planned HR activities
  • Participates in regional/cross-sector initiatives and projects, ensures local business alignment
Selected On-the-job Activities:
  • Acts as a single point of the contact for the employees and managers for all HR related matters.
  • Proactively supports the delivery of HR Processes and initiatives at the client’s side
  • Manages complex HR Projects cross-functionally
  • Builds a strong business relationship with internal clients
  • Actively identifies gaps, proposes and implement changes necessary to cover risks
  • Supports identification and talent development of key talents for internal clients
  • Facilitates the management team to bring best solutions for employees
  • Acts as the performance improvement driver and provokes positive changes in the people management
  • Designs succession plans for key talents and key job positions
  • Challenges the organizational structure of the internal client and proposes changes
  • Acts as the member of the cluster HR Management Team

  • 5+ years of experience in total – out of that at least 2-3 years of relevant experience in similar role
  • We prefer previous experience with HR Business Partner role, but we are open to HR experience in general
  • Fluent English & Czech/Slovak
  • Good working knowledge of labor law
  • Computer literacy (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint), experience with HR systems (Workday)
  • Driver’s license B
  • Willingness to travel across selected CEE markets when necessary
Soft skills
  • Excellent communication, negotiation as well as coaching skills
  • Passion for people development
  • Stakeholder management on excellent level across functions and job levels 
  • „Can do“ and „winning“ attitude
  • Independent and mature personality, delivering task with responsibility and reliability
  • Ability to manage complexity, prioritize and decide in ambiguous situations
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Project management and change management
  • Time management skills

We offer:

  • A challenging and interesting job in one of the biggest global healthcare companies
  • Extensive long-term opportunities for personal and professional development
  • Healthy and active work environment
  • Competitive salary based on experience and comprehensive benefits package:
    • 5 weeks of vacation, Home office, Flexible working hours, Sickdays, Notebook
    • Meal vouchers, Flexi Passes, Referral Award, Life and accident insurance, MultiSport Card
    • Contribution for: Prague public transportation, language study, illness leave, Pension contribution,
    • Refreshment in the workplace, Free sport activities, Corporate events


The benefits are regulated by internal policy which contains the full details regarding the entitlement and conditions for the benefits.

Primary Location
Czech Republic-Prague-Prague
JNJ Global Business Servi (7761)
Job Function
Human Resources
Requisition ID