Junior People Operations Manager (M/F) // Chantelle Lingerie

January 11, 2019

About our company

At Chantelle Lingerie, we create digital products people love, improving the way in which women find and buy their perfect bra by offering an intuitive and enriching experience. The “Digital Lab” of Groupe Chantelle, a French lingerie maker with 142 years of history, is managing a portfolio of intimate apparel e-commerce sites for thousands of customers across the globe. Our team consists of over 20 brilliant minds and we are looking for more creative thinkers to expand our operations.

What we are looking for

We are currently looking for a junior people operation manager (M/F) to join our digital team in Berlin. Our ideal candidate has a true passion for people and culture and feels obligated to help those around them, and, of course, it would be a nice plus if the candidate is a customer of Chantelle Lingerie!

We have a diverse and inclusive workforce in our digital team and we are committed to keep building such a team that would deeply believe there’s no voice that would be too weak and there’s no idea that would be too silly.

What you’ll do

HR Administration

  • Be the first point of contact for all Berlin office employees regarding HR topics
  • Handle HR-related documentation and compliance with labor, immigration, and social insurance law for the employees, e.g. health insurances sign-ups, set up new employees, forms for parental leave etc., and maintain digital and physical HR records
  • Prepare contracts, certificates of employment, reference letters and other employee-related documents
  • Prepare regular reports on HR and recruiting activities
  • Obtain overview for current visa status for incoming employees and aid new visa applications
  • Support payroll processes and work closely with the external payroll provider and finance team
  • Track sickness and holidays accordingly as well as any other absence
  • Roll out our Human Resources Information System and advise accordingly, and maintain employee records in the system

Training and development

  • You own our onboarding process and ensure to provide every new hire with the knowledge needed for being a successful team member
  • Act as liaison for the global HR team to progress global HR projects
  • You provide support on key organisation effectiveness processes including: change management, employee engagement and high performing culture


  • Prepare all necessary material for the creation and publishing of job ads
  • Communicate and collaborate with external agencies on talent sourcing
  • Ensure good candidate experience end to end

Office Management and employee experience

  • Opportunities to identify, design and implement creative and influecial people projects
  • Be the first point of contact for external vendors (cleaning, office supply, landlord, security etc.)
  • Take care of our keys and fixed assets management
  • Handle the travel administration for our employees through shared business travel platform
  • Be responsible for office supply orders
  • Plan and organise team events

A good candidate has

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Human Resources or related cultural study majors
  • Ability to work in cooperation with all levels of employees and to handle and protect highly confidential information
  • Fluency (native or C1+) in English and German
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Solid relationship skills
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills
  • Solution-oriented approach: turn problems into opportunities
  • A multitask hero in them – they can handle any inquiries & projects with excellent organizational and follow-up skills
  • Demonstrated resilience and flexibility in a fast-moving environment
  • A curious mind always eager to learn and develop quickly

A perfect candidate has also

  • Experience in organising language training
  • Fluency (native or C1+) in one of the following language
    • French
    • Spanish
    • Mandarin
    • Arabian
    • Russian
    • Turkish
  • Experience in working in a similar position within an international and dynamic environment
  • Knowledge of the German labor law
  • Experience in successfully building up employee experience settings
  • You love lingerie! Even better, you are a Chantelle customer

What we offer

  • Generous education allowance that benefit each team member
  • Modern and cool office in the heart of Berlin
  • A dynamic, vibrant and highly motivated team
  • Flexible working hours and remote working allowance
  • Open minded and friendly attitude in the workplace
  • Sharpen your gaming, kicker or lego building skills during breaks in the day
  • Employee discount on Chantelle products

Let’s talk – we’d love to get to know you!

Be part of the adventure and send us your CV and whatever you think might help us to get to know you better. We will get in touch ASAP.

Send your application to: [email protected]

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Chantelle Lingerie