HR Manager, Global Mobility

Helsinki, Finland Full-time

Would you like to work in a Global Mobility role where you can truly have a lasting impact on the success of an amazing company? Do you hate hierarchy and bureaucracy, preferring to always look for the smartest solution to the right problem?

Do you have the potential to be the best International Assignment expert in Finland, but aim to develop your career even further into different areas of People Operations?

If you got excited, this might just be the perfect opportunity for you!

What you’ll be doing

Your first mission is that Relex has an easy-to-understand, fair and efficient Mobility process in place to ensure successful, timely relocations and international assignments. You will be supported by and working side by side with our legal advisors, People team colleagues in different countries, and of course our wonderful Team and Business leads.

We expect you to act as a trusted advisor to the people considering relocating to another country, and their team leads. You will be responsible for creating easy-to-find and easy-to-understand guidelines and materials on relocation for assignees and their team leads. You find the best partners and vendors for us to team up with when it makes business sense.

In addition, you will be the contact point and information provider for different country officials, stakeholders and external partners in relation to relocation matters. All of our assignments are currently from different European countries to the USA (Atlanta), but in the future the scope might be even broader.

We hope that you will eventually grow into a wider, senior level People Operations role, and will support you in this path.


What you’ll bring to the table?

  • An expert level of understanding of and experience on global mobility with a focus on US as the host country
  • Good project management skills
  • Ability to create easy-to-understand, user-friendly written materials
  • Exceptional communication, stakeholder management and interpersonal skills
  • Understanding of / interest in key People Operations topics
  • Flexibility in changing situations.
  • Excellent English skills, Finnish is a bonus but not required


What we offer to you:

  • A chance to create a Global Mobility process and ways of working for a quickly growing company, according to your vision – we trust you.
  • Freedom and support in equal measures (but as a senior level expert, we do expect you to tell us how international assignments should be done).
  • Plenty of new career opportunities around People expertise in a growing, exciting company.
  • Low hierarchy and an environment where the smartest argument wins and people support each other – do check out our core values!
  • Talented, motivated colleagues who see the value of what you do.
  • A chance to have a meaningful impact from your work in reducing food waste globally and improving supply chain effectivity on a large scale
  • Remote work is normal for us, as are other flexible work arrangements to fit your personal preferences and situation
  • Good level of benefits and plenty of vocational clubs 

Next steps:

Sounds like a match to you? Great!

Please send your application as soon as possible, but no later than 7th of July! Potential candidates will be invited to an interview during the first weeks of July. We hope you can start in this position already in August-September.

For questions, please contact our VP People Tiia Rapeli by email tiia.rapeli[a]! Tiia is on holiday 20.6.-7.7.2019, but will try to get in touch with you as soon as possible.


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About Relex

RELEX is a fast-growing, Finnish software company developing its own products that help retail companies plan and operate more efficiently. By accurately forecasting consumption of goods, we reduce inventory costs, increase availability and cut waste. One example of this is helping retailers eliminate spoiled food. RELEX is trusted by leading brands including WHSmith, Morrisons,, Coop Denmark and Rossmann, and has offices across North America and Europe.

Here at RELEX we work in small teams where everyone’s input is valued. We believe in transparency and using common sense; putting an end to stupid things and treating your colleagues as your friends are some of our core values. We are serious about what we do, but don’t take ourselves too seriously. We get excited when facing new challenges where we can put our skills to the test, but make sure to have fun while doing so.



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