France HR Manager


France HR Manager

  • Paris, IDF, France


At Vueling, we love things to happen. We always try to go one step further and do it better. More than a job – it's a way of life.

That's why we work together as a team made up of talented and passionate people, collaborating, supporting and complementing each other.

We are one of Europe’s leading low-cost airlines, with special relevance in the Spanish domestic market, as well as in France and Italy.

Job Purpose

Plan, coordinate and carry out the People (HR) management of a country in line with the Company’s strategy and policies in order to support the local management in all HR related matters.

Main Accountabilities
• Review and advice on the correct implementation of the local (outsourced) payroll and personnel transactional administration.
• Plan, organise, advice on and execute the local labour relations acting as the main liaison with the local trade unions.
• Act as the local People business partner.
• Act as the local single point of contact for all HR related matters for employees in coordination with the line managers, employee contact centres and specialist HR instances.

Main Responsibilities - Tasks
• Provide hands-on HR support and guidance to business leaders and managers.
• Oversee personnel administration and ensure compliance with labor laws and company policies.
• Act as the main point of contact between management and employees, facilitating effective communication and conflict resolution.
• Collaborate with the CSE (Comité Social et Économique) and engage in constructive negotiations with unions.
• Conduct regular audits and assessments to ensure compliance with labor laws and company policies.
• Address international HR matters and navigate a multicultural work environment.
• Liaise with the local labour and social security authorities to assure the necessary local compliance and resolve labour related issues.
• Plan, organise, coordinate, and document the local periodic meetings with trade unions as well as follow up on agreed actions.
• Advice on local legislation on labour issues as well as act as the main liaison with the local labour legal advisors.
• Manage disciplinary actions.
• Manage individual and/ or collective employment conflicts including the settlement and the litigations in coordination with external legal advice and internal line and corporate HR functions.
• Coordinate all Staff talent acquisition processes to assure the sourcing of the right talent in the country. Support crew recruitment processes when needed.
• Facilitate the correct execution of all HR processes: transactions and changes, promotions, disciplinary actions, performance management, training and development, compensation, and benefits, etc.
• Provide guidance, advice, and coaching to local people managers on all HR related matters while ensuring the compliance with the Company’s strategy and policies.

Main Relationships
• Local line managers.
• HR corporate HRBPs.
• HR specialist departments: labour relations, talent management, and C&B.
• HR Administration and payroll.
• HQ Operations: Flight Operations and Cabin Crew offices.
• Local trade union representatives.
• Local labour and social security authorities.

• Bachelor’s degree ideally in Labour Law and/or Labour Relations – required.
• Master degree (ideally in HR, labour relations) - ideally.
• International exchange program - ideally.

• Strong legal background and expertise in labor law and personnel administration.
• Proven experience in a hands-on HR role, managing labor topics and negotiating with unions.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with diverse stakeholders.
• Ability to conduct HR audits and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
• Experience working in a multicultural environment is advantageous.
• Make it happen: action and results oriented, accountable, decisive.
• Make it better: learning and growth mindset, self-development, constant improvement and forward thinker.
• Make it cost (and efficient) focused: financial acumen, manages complexity, resourceful
• Make it customer oriented: instils trust, manages conflict, balances stakeholders
• Win together: collaboration, interpersonal savvy, inclusive and a good communicator.

• English (advanced level).
• French (advanced level).
• Desirably, Spanish.


Orly Airport, Department of Essone (91).


People Manager 4

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Category : Human Resources Specialist
Posted : July 27, 2023
Salary : N/A

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