Final application date

21 March, 2021



Company Description

At IFS you will work in a growing, global enterprise software company where informal hierarchies promote simplicity and trust with responsibility. We strive to deepen our expertise by taking on challenging and varying work assignments in a collaborative environment together with committed colleagues. With professionalism and a strong customer focus in everything we do, from R&D to Sales and Consultancy, we are proud to serve world-class customers all over the globe with our leading products.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.


Job Description

IFS is looking to recruit an experienced and impactful HR Business Partner, providing first class global support to our HR Director R&D and key stakeholders within the R&D organization.

As an HR Business Partners (HRBP) you collaborate, challenge & enable the organization to accelerate & achieve IFS business strategy. The HRBP contributes to company performance by providing tactical and strategic consulting on people and organization development strategies in support of the business objectives. In addition, the HR BP partner with the management and coach, challenge and provide managers with guidance in everyday work regarding how to use Global HR processes and work as a leader and with employee engagement.

The HRBP is often a member of the management team/s of the part of the organization the HRBP is supporting and is expected to take an active part in fulfilling the objectives for the management team.

This role will mainly support our R&D functions Business Applications as well as Service Applications on a global scale (Approx. 550 FTE). Partnering Senior Leadership and various layers of management in each function to deliver full life-cycle operational excellence across the globe and implement HR strategy to achieve business goals.

The HRBP is will personally own full HR support to our Global resources in the defined functions and work through the matrix organization. Working closely with the local/regional HR teams, Global Finance and COO Office as well as our HR Experts for Talent/Reward/Recruitment, you will contribute to people plans by providing analytics and insight to translate business need into people initiatives. You will build strong relationships with key client stakeholders yet be flexible to pick up projects and other work as required across R&D HR or HR in general.



To be successful in the job we believe that you have good collaborating skills and are used to work with stakeholder management, act on own initiative / a self-starter. You need to enjoy working in a fast-changing environment, can deal with high levels of ambiguity and handle changes with integrity and a positive approach when concealing managers and leaders. Since you are acting as a coach and advisor to Leaders and Managers in a Global context you need good communication skills in both Swedish and English.


Additional Information

Interviews and selections are being made continuously. If you are interested, apply as soon as possible, no later than March 21.

As a step in our recruitment process, all final candidates will undergo a background check, to get us an understanding of our future employees.

We respectfully decline all offers of recruitment and/or advertising assistance.


IFS Fact
IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, build and maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with a commitment to delivering value to every one of our customers, has made IFS a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 4,000 employees and growing ecosystem of partners support more than 10,000 customers around the world challenge the status quo and realize their competitive advantage. Learn more about how our enterprise software solutions can help your business today at