HR Director, Smurfit Kappa

Malmö, Sweden

As the HR Director of Sweden and Norway at Smurfit Kappa you are a senior level adviser to the CEO and all senior managers. With a business-oriented approach of talent development and engagement you work closely with the organisation. Are you interested to learn more?

Plats: Malmö, Sweden

Ref nr: A007215

Sista ansökningsdatum: Skicka din ansökan så snart som möjligt eftersom vi kontinuerligt intervjuar kandidater i detta uppdrag.

Malin Grundström

Consultant and Function Lead, HR

Main responsibilities of the HR Director:

  •  Together with the CEO, be the cultural change agent to challenge and professionalize the company culture
  •  Set the strategic development agenda relating to talent development and succession planning
  •  Identify and work closely with the talents in the organization to ensure succession
  •  Be involved in all key recruitments including the onboarding process
  •  Provide strong support to all senior managers, facilitating them through change and the development of their local management teams
  •  Implement and drive activities coming from group level
  •  Overall responsible for Comp & Ben related processes
  •  Drive the HR network cross sites in Sweden and Norway



  •  Academic degree in HR or equivalent
  •  At least eight to ten years’ experience as a HR leader
  •  Experience from an industrial company
  •  Experience from driving change
  •  Experience from leadership and talent development


• Experience from working in a larger corporation
• Experience from negotiation and knowledge of the Swedish labor law and collective agreements

Personal Characteristic

• Change agent
• Result oriented
• Structured
• Mature, stable
• Independent & self-driven
• Business oriented
• Energetic
• Interested in people

In this recruitment, Smurfit Kappa Sweden AB works with Harvey Nash Nordic. For questions please contact Malin Grundström, or + +46 70 665 31 58.

Smurfit Kappa
Smurfit Kappa is one of the leading producers of paper-based packaging in the world, with around 46,000 employees in approximately across 35 countries and with sales revenue of €8.6 bn in 2017. We have approximately 370 operations worldwide located in 22 countries in Europe, and 13 countries in the Americas. Smurfit Kappa’s worldwide headquarters are located in Dublin, Ireland.

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