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HR Subject Matter Expert - Talent Acquisition

Stockholm, Sweden
Corporate Shared Services

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Nov 7, 2018

Ericsson Overview:

Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and services to mobile and fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, and more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business, and society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people and society to help shape a more sustainable world.

We are truly a global company, working across borders in 175 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture and an innovative and engaging environment where employees enhance their potential every day. Our employees live our vision, core values and guiding principles. They share a passion to win and a high responsiveness to customer needs that in turn makes us a desirable partner to our clients. To ensure professional growth, Ericsson offers a stimulating work experience, continuous learning and growth opportunities that allow you to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to reach your career goals.


Job Summary:

We are looking for an HR TA leader, a Subject Matter Expert to build the Business Areas talent strategy, drive flawless execution and bring in over 2000 change-makers into the company. The incumbent should be able to work with the business leaders to understand the business strategy, the competence/skill gaps and then pull together a plan that advises/ coaches leaders right from their resource mix strategy all the way to the site selection strategy. The candidate should be able to provide innovative solutions driven by technology evolution in the TA area. The incumbent will also be required to design and secure deployment of policies, processes, and tools, while ensuring consistency and globalization, managing suppliers, and providing expert advice.

The successful candidate will possess the ability to influence the relevant stakeholders within a global corporation, and have experience working in an RPO environment. Experience in the software and/or services delivery sector will also be an advantage. Large-scope and strategic recruitment delivery in a dynamic environment is also required.

The role location has not been determined, could be either Sweden, India or Romania.  The role will be reporting to the Head of HR Business Area Managed Services and as well be part of the Group Function HR TA SME Leadership team.


Responsibilities & Tasks:

You will also:

  • Develop SME strategy, establish and maintain processes, frame-works and infrastructure
  • Plan and develop HR solutions enabling strategy
  • Ensure deployment of HR practices and solutions
  • Ensure effectiveness and efficiency of SME area
  • Build expertise in functional area


Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in a Human Resources or related fields is required
  • Master of Business degree is preferred
  • Knowledge and understanding of market trends and Best in Class practices in TA
  • Substantial business acumen
  • Experience in working in virtual global teams
  • Past-experience in delivering in a matrix organization
  • Past-experience in implementing new ways (technologies, marketing) to drive TA
  • Strong interpersonal, presentation and communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office


Behavioral Competences:

  • Ability to engage, inspire, and influence people
  • Driving the function and influencing leaders in the organization
  • Entrepreneurial and commercial thinking
  • Analytical and creative
  • Formulating strategies and concepts


Position is flexible in terms of location. Location can be Sweden, India or Romania. The selection and interview process is ongoing. Therefore, send in your application in English as soon as possible. If you have any specific questions you are welcome to contact  Sameer Khanna, BMAS HRBP at or Monal Jain - Recruitment specialist at



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Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || || Stockholm || SharedServ

Req ID: 254393