Enkhuizen, Nederland (Fulltime)

HR Manager


Passion for people

HR operates as a sparring partner for the business and focuses actively on the development of people and teams in relation to the continuous growth of the organisation.

What are you going to do?

As HR Manager you will operate in an international working environment in all HR areas for the departments of Seed Operations and Staff. Current themes are, among others: strategic workforce planning, talent selection & recruitment, talent development and change management.
You will be part of the Global HR-MT and actively cooperate towards the further development and implementation of the Global HR Strategy. In short: a dynamic, substantive HR role, with plenty of room for professionalization and personal development. You will report to the Global HR Manager and supervise an HR Generalist.

Your power

The ideal candidate is a professional with a passion for HR and excellent communication skills. You are persuasive and able to actively cooperate with Managers towards the development of people and teams, in relation to the constant changes in the business. You will cooperate with others in the Global HR-MT towards the development and implementation of our HR strategy. Finally, you are willing to travel internationally several times per year.


  • MSc level;
  • At least five years of experience as an HR Manager in an international working environment;
  • Coaching skills, pragmatic approach;
  • Excellent interviewing and presentation skills.

Our power

We are an independent vegetable seed company, breeding, producing and marketing our varieties all over the world. There's a good chance that you'll find our tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet peppers, lettuce or other vegetables on your plate, no matter where you are. We are a company with a supportive, energetic culture.

As an employee of Enza Zaden, you’ll have more than 1800 colleagues of 40 nationalities worldwide. Strong team players with an entrepreneurial spirit who easily take responsibilities is exactly what we like to see in our employees here at Enza Zaden. Are you going to join us? We offer you a positive working environment and ample opportunities for personal development. Plus a competitive salary and excellent benefits.


Please send your application to the HR department, via the button below. For more information please contact Frank Oudendijk,  Global HR Manager, phone +31 (0)228 350 100.