HR Business Partner with focus on learning

Your role

As HR business partner, you work closely with business units’ managers in order to develop an HR agenda that closely supports the overall aims of Isabel Group. You support and advise Managers in terms of management, organization structure, teamwork, performance management, succession planning, internal communication, etc.

Key accountabilities: 

  • Acts as a single point of the contact for managers in your business units. Builds a strong business relationship with the management team.
  • Manage HR processes such as salary review, training needs collection,… in close cooperation with Business Leaders and CHRO, provide expert inputs across a range of HR issues (Comp& Ben, learning & development (L&D), performance management, organization design, job rotation,…).
  • Monitor and report on workforce and succession planning, contribute to create a solid workforce engagement and execution of workforce planning. Challenges the organizational structure and proposes changes. Support manager to identify and prepares development plans for employees. Identifies employees ready for the promotion and rotates best talents across different functions in the organization.
  • Work in a team to identify training and development needs within an organization through regular consultation within the team and with business managers. Design and expand training and development programmes based on the needs of the organisation and the individuals.
  • Monitor L&D initiatives and create awareness around it. Consider the costs of planned programmes and keep within budgets. Plan and assess the 'return on investment' of any training or development programme.
  • Participate in cross-functional taskforce projects (Employer of choice, Develop Growth opportunity, Facilitate Talent mobility, On-board faster, Select to fit & Source, On-going feedback, High impact learning culture,…).
  • Take part in the works council when needed. Build and maintain good relationship with Union representatives.
  • Ensure that the company complies with all relevant employment legislation and internal company policies to ensure compliance with all local social and labour laws.
  • Keep up to date with external trends and best practice in the areas of expertise and HR more broadly. Continuously drive improvements in tools and policies through external market trends, insight and internal best practice.


Your profile

  • Self-belief in their personal ability to make a difference to the business
  • Belief in the value of the HR function
  • Confidence to have a strong point of view and express it even if it proves unpopular
  • Knowledge and experience of the business and its intricacies and an ability to communicate in business terms
  • An ability to build long-term, trusting relationships with internal clients and with HR colleagues
  • A focus on delivering business outcomes through making best use of the whole HR function and acting as a strong role-model for the rest of the team
  • Talent & development background is a plus
  • Team Player
  • Good communicator
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Project management and change management background
  • Strong business acumen
  • Time management and priorities management
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Labor law knowledge skills
  • Interested by the IT sector
  • Very good trilingual (F/N/EN)


Why choose Isabel?

  • You will work for the first & leading Fintech of Belgium (°1995). We know our stuff and we can rely on an eco-system of strategic partners to work with…
  • …and we look ahead and think about our customers’ future needs when developing new features and portals.
  • During lunch, you can attend knowledge sharing sessions at the company. Next to these IsaTalks sessions, we currently have seven Communities of Practice you can join.
  • It takes about 42 steps from Brussels Central Station to our front door.
  • Naturally, you will receive a competitive salary package with company car accompanied by fringe benefits. You will start with at least 30 days of holiday and the possibility to work from home.
  • We are open for a fulltime or part-time engagement for this position.


Isabel Group was founded in 1995 at the initiative of the major banks, its shareholders, and became the leading provider of multi-bank internet and mobile banking services for professional users in Belgium. 75,000 users and 30,000 customers including major companies, SMEs, schools, the self-employed, and government agencies are able to choose the best products and services offered by over 25 banks at the best conditions. The Isabel 6 solution enables 400 million secure transactions to be processed every year, for a total value of 2,600 billion Euros.

Isabel is also the driving force behind Zoomit, the free Internet and Mobile Banking service used by 13 banks which enables invoices to be quickly and easily paid with a single click. Zoomit is used by 900,000 consumers and processes 95 million documents every year from over 100 different senders of invoices and payslips.

Isabel Group employs 250 experts, its registered office is located in the heart of Brussels and it achieved a turnover of 55.24 million Euros in 2014, more than a third of which was entirely invested into innovation.