Head of section – HR Direct Sweden
Boliden, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position HR Director
Work model On location
Application due date 19 June 2024
Are you the one?

Are you an HR professional committed to enabling employee engagement and fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace culture? Do you want to be part of a Nordic organization characterized by care, courage and responsibility? Do you want to lead change and develop processes within HR, and be part of creating a function that in alignment with other HR functions will support our internal customers? Then we want to hear more about you, apply now!


As a Head of Section for HR Direct in Sweden you will lead and develop a supportive HR in transformation. Together with your team you will work to improve ways to build a modern, data driven and digital way of working with HR-support.

You will have an essential role developing the HR Direct function for Sweden, the heart of HR. To lead and develop way of working in best way to support the Managers within Boliden and our two business areas Mines and Smelters.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of employees within HR, located at different business units
  • Manage and develop employee life cycle within HR
  • Develop and secure the service and support for internal customers
  • Deliver HR operations based on best practices, continuous improvements and with a service delivery leveraging on digitalization
  • Represent HR operations in collaborations and networking within Boliden

The position is located in Boliden. You will report to the Department Manager for HR Direct Sweden.


We are looking for you with a good understanding of HR processes and labor law. You are a person who takes ownership, continuously develops and involves stakeholders and people along the way. To be familiar with HR information systems and technology is also qualifying.

You have integrity, care for people and operations and like to facilitate modern ways of working to support customers and meet their needs.

For this role you need to be fluent in Swedish and English. You have a relevant academic degree.

Apply now

Every journey at Boliden is different, what could yours look like? Apply now with your CV up until June 19th 2024. Selection for interviews takes place continuously, the position may be filled before the last date for the application. Please submit your application to us as soon as possible. Thank you!


We are happy to have you in Boliden! We prioritize providing our employees with a supportive onboarding process to ensure a good introduction to our team and company culture characterized by care, courage and responsibility. For your dedication we offer good benefits and great opportunities to make the most of your potential. Take your next step in Boliden and help build the future of smelting and metals! 

Contact us

For more information about the role please contact me, Helena Örnberg, Department Manager HR Direct Sweden, Helena.ornberg@boliden.com. I appreciate your interest!

Questions about applying are answered by Head of Talent Acquisition, Emma Alexandersson, emma.alexandersson@boliden.com.

Union information

Union information is available from Giovanni Cibrario, SACO, +46 70 225 6753, Andreas Mårtensson, Unionen, +46 70 541 83 93 or Peter Markström, Ledarna, +46 910 77 40 09.

Warmly welcome to apply!

If you are a representative of a recruiting firm, please refrain from contacting us about this posting. We appreciate your consideration.

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About the employer
For more than 90 years, Boliden has been exploring, extracting and processing base metals and precious metals. Our production is based on experience, innovation and modern technology, developed in collaboration with Nordic technology and engineering companies. Today, we are an industry leader in terms of sustainable metal production from deposits to recycling used metals.