Director of HR – EMEA APAC

Global responsibility – Leadership support – People development

We are looking for a new Director of HR with international HR experience 
to take on the full responsibility of Thinfilm´s Human Resources function in the region EMEA & APAC (Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia/Pacific). As the Director of HR you will be responsible for supporting the management to grow the company by bringing technologies and take electronics into applications never before possible, to new markets. This mission requires you to recruit highly qualified employees, ensuring outstanding on-boarding and recognizing high-potentials within the company.

A key task is to support Thinfilm’s staff to ensure the customer gets top quality service provided by the best and happiest staff around. The Director of HR should work closely with the management to ensure that HR plans are being followed. You should also develop and implement global policies and compensation & benefits programs. The role is both operational and strategic, high and low. It’s expected to ensure an HR culture and HR strategy that is in line with the vision and tone set by the overall company strategy.

The person we are looking for has minimum 5 years experience from an international HR position and higher academic education. The ideal candidate is a skilled and professional HR leader or specialist with experience from an international company, small or big. To succeed you need a solid understanding of basic HR, specialist knowledge of recruitment and compensation & benefits and the ability to quickly adapt to a changing business environment. Finally, good English communication skills are required.

Thinfilm offers a great opportunity to be engaged in a global environment and, together with the HR team of two, develop and maintain the HR operations. You will be able to work independently and report to the CFO in Oslo.

Work location: Oslo/Norway

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For further information please contact Mercuri Urval, Cecilie Knudsen tel. +47 97 55 90 31. Please apply by submitting your CV and application, in English, before February 15th 2018. All applications will be treated confidentially, also towards our client if requested.


Thin Film Electronics ASA (Thinfilm) is a global leader in Near Field Communication (NFC) mobile marketing and smart-packaging solutions using printed electronics technology. Thinfilm creates printed tags, labels, and systems, including software, that allows consumers to wirelessly interact with physical objects by tap of a smart phone. Thinfilm’s roadmap integrates technology to bring intelligence to everyday, disposable items. Its mission is to effectively extend the traditional boundaries of the Internet of Things to fuel the Internet of Everything.

Thin Film Electronics ASA is a publicly listed Norwegian company with global headquarter in Oslo, Norway. The R&D and production hub is in Silicon Valley, California, and the company has subsidiaries in Sweden, Hong Kong, China, UK and Singapore.