Head of Employee Experience

Job description

We are looking for a passionate Head of Employee Experience to join our second-stage rocket ship! 

Within a growing, agile, and fast-paced organization, you’ll be responsible for supporting the company's growth by acquiring and developing an amazing team. Based in Brussels, you’ll be responsible for the end-to-end employee journey.
Although you’ll be supported in your role by a Talent Acquisition Manager (soon by a second one), you’ll maintain the helicopter view from attracting, hiring, and onboarding candidates all the way to their personal and career development.
You’ll be joining the Employee Experience team at a very exciting time where many new HR initiatives are implemented to help the company to thrive.

You will report directly to Olivier Verdin, CEO at AppTweak.

In a nutshell, all the fun of a fast-growing company with a human-centric approach ;)

Your Responsibilities:

  • Drive a strategic, proactive approach to ensure people and culture is at the start of business discussions and aligns with the annual business plans across all divisions.

  • With your business partners, proactively be out in the business so the HR team has a seat at the table, their finger on the pulse and are seen as trusted advisors by the business on all people matters.

  • Create and deliver annual people strategy for attracting and developing high-performing people.

  • Provide clear and effective counsel to management on people-related issues including performance management, employee relations and organizational design.

  • Lead development of people by overseeing appraisal, career planning, and feedback processes to strategically map and deliver development requirements for the business.

  • Creatively find solutions to deliver training to global employees beyond classroom learning.

  • Maintain in-depth knowledge of legal requirements related to day-to-day management of employees, actively reducing legal risks and ensuring regulatory compliance.

  • Ensure recruitment and learning & development processes are relevant and meet regulatory and legislative requirements.

  • Provide management information and reports on recruitment and development as required.


Your profile:


  • Master’s degree in Business, Organisational Psychology, Human Resources, or any other relevant field.

  • You are fluent in English;

  • 5+ years of experience working in the HR domain, with a proven track record of working as an HRBP, HR Manager or Talent Acquisition Manager.

  • Previous experience in fast-growing scale-ups or environments and in leading projects including multiple stakeholders.

  • Ability to plan strategically while taking into account the company context and culture.

  • Outstanding leadership capabilities, including the ability to successfully motivate and challenge a team.

  • Entrepreneurial mindset: you're hands-on! You find creative solutions to problems in a fast-moving environment.

  • Results-driven, and highly adaptable to change: you always strive for excellence.

  • Brilliant communication skills (written & verbal) both with external stakeholders and within an organization.

  • Strong active listening skills, and the ability to interact with a broad set of people in a tailored approach.


  • You speak an additional language,

  • Experience in the tech industry or in a SaaS company,

  • Knowledge of current advances in people and culture change,

  • Completed coaching training, or have experience coaching people,

  • and you love food!

What's in it for you?

      1. We care about you

  • An exciting and fast-growing company with a people-first culture. “Diversity” and “work-life balance” are not just buzzwords at AppTweak.

  • Flexibility in your work and opportunities for continuous learning and creative thinking.

  • Supportive and collaborative environment focused on personal growth.

  • Hybrid office/work from home policy.

  • 20 paid holidays per year + 12 days RTT on top of the fundamentals (meal vouchers, annual “éco-chèques”, hospitalization & group insurance, end-of-the-year bonus, etc.)

  • Fresh fruits, nuts, and snacks self-serve in the office.

  • 1 volunteering day every quarter is dedicated to helping a Brussels-based organization.

  • Chance to discover new food recipes, because yes, we love food!

    2. An inspiring environment

  • A unique company culture based on 4 values: Learn, Play, Perform, Friendly.

  • A diverse team within a flat hierarchy. Altogether we speak more than 15 languages.

  • Bi-yearly company-wide team building in Europe to meet your colleagues from all over the world.

  • A combination of personal and company growth to accelerate your career and help you reach your goals.

  • Regular general team meetings and demo days to make sure everyone is aligned with AppTweak's growth path, mission and vision.