Skip to main content

HR Officer – Work Force Administration Specialist, South-East Europe

Job ID:
Human Resources
Athens, Attica
Date posted:

HR Officer – Work Force Administration Specialist, South-East Europe

Background & Purpose of the Job

The HR Officer South-East Europe will act as the first point of contact for HR operation issues by both employees and external partners. Must safeguard the HR policies and procedures and can juggle various HR administrative tasks efficiently, in an accurate and timely manner. The role will report to Core HR Lead, South-East Europe.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Time & Attendance (including overtimes, leaves of absence, sick days, work schedules) and payroll preparation
  • Administering employment compensations and benefits
  • Organize and maintain personnel data/records and manage HR documents (from employment contracts, to onboarding guides)
  • Revise and keep UpToDate company policies
  • Contribute to the digitization and simplification of HR processes agenda
  • Liaise with external partners and ensure legal compliance
  • Maintain HR database and systems
  • Perform various HR administrative tasks, as scheduling training courses, logging and monitoring Purchase Orders etc.…
  • Participate in HR projects


  • Problem Solving
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to manage many diverse projects simultaneously and meet Deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Data & Analytical Skills - Ability to use data driven insights to support decision making and risk avoidance/elimination
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to run operations with multi-country teams, in a multi-cultural environment
  • Teamwork and Commitment (ability to work as part of a team, to achieve common objectives. Strong team influencing skills recommended)
  • Responsiveness, adaptation and flexibility
  • Service Business and Business Acumen

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in areas of Business Studies or Finance
  • Postgraduate degree, especially in HR, is a plus
  • Min 3+ years working experience in a similar role
  • Thorough knowledge of labor/employment laws and Social Security is a must
  • Knowledge on Epsilon HRMS and/or Workday, will be consider as a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of English (written & spoken - Level C2)
  • Excellent knowledge on PC based software (Microsoft Office Suite) and digital tools (like Microsoft Flow, Power Forms, DocuSign …)
  • No military obligations pending for male candidates

Our Company offers:

  • Continuous training
  • Progressive work experience and steadily increasing responsibility
  • International career opportunities
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Agile working

Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.

Join our talent network

Do you want to stay informed of new roles and programmes, receive interesting updates and relevant content? Then become part of our Unilever talent community so you know what’s going on when.

Join now

Sign up for job alerts

Make sure you see job opportunities when they become available. Just leave a few details below to stay up to date with jobs that suit you and your skills.

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Select a location from the list of options. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

Connect with us

We’re always looking to connect with those who share an interest in a sustainable future.

Contact us

Get in touch with Unilever PLC and specialist teams in our headquarters, or find contacts around the world.

Contact us