GrandVision is a global leader in optical retailing and delivers high quality and affordable eye care to more and more customers around the world. The high quality eye care offered by GrandVision includes a wide range of services provided by its vision expert, prescription glasses including frames and lenses, contact lenses and contact lens care products, and sunglasses both plain and with prescription lenses. These products are offered through leading optical retail banners which operate more than 40 countries across Europe, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia. GrandVision serves its customers in over 7,000 stores and with more than 37,000 employees which are proving every day that in EYE CARE, WE CARE MORE.
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Our vision is to provide high quality and affordable eye care to more and more people around the world. By doing so, GrandVision aspires to help them realize their full potential in life.
Developing Careers & Potential
Within all GrandVision companies we recruit for a career, not just a job. We are passionate about customer satisfaction and develop our people to look for growth potential within the job and within the company. Our preference is to always promote internally where possible. So, wherever people start, there’s always somewhere else to go. We strive for continuous improvement and our new recruits help us to further raise the future potential of our company. Our whole business is full of people who have gone on to achieve a successful career through experiencing a variety of different roles in different locations and area of our business. We continually support and develop our people who have the desire, ambition and potential to grow.
With customers, stores and employees located in over 40 countries, GrandVision shows diversity to be at the core of its success. Grandvision is a global company proud and committed to be an equal opportunity employer.
Director People & Culture - VisilabGroup Switzerland
VisilabGroup Switzerland, subsidiary of GrandVision, is providing high quality and affordable eye care through Visilab, McOptic, Kochoptik and +Vision banners. Those banners are completed by one Contact Lenses pureplayer (www.linsenmax.ch) and one laser eye surgery clinic (www.eyelaser.ch).
VisilabGroup is the undisputed leader in optical retail in Switzerland. The team is composed by ca. 1300 people serving customers in 165 stores.
The Director People & Culture guides and manages the overall provision of people services, policies, and programs for the GV company.
Leads the formulation and delivery of P&C strategy, employee services and organization development in the entire OpCo. Protects GV interests by managing relationships with key employee representative (e.g. unions) and local regulatory bodies and ensuring line manager compliance with key people policies.
The Director People & Culture assumes other responsibilities as assigned by the CEO.
Excellent analytical and synthesis skills, inquisitive; able to manage several projects at once and a very high workload; highly comfortable with figures and budget concepts
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More info, also a detailed job description, via Rob van Elburg, inhouse Recruiter a.i.