HR Business Partner


Haulchin, FR

Our context

Etex, with headquarters in Belgium, is a leading industrial group that specialises in the production and marketing of high-quality building materials and solutions. Etex operates in 42 countries and has more than 11.000 dedicated teammates.

E-Loft acquired in 2020 by Etex is in Ploufragan (Britanny). Established in 2012, e-Loft responds to the growing market for offsite housing construction in France. It offers innovative B2C and B2B solutions in three domains: modular single-family homes, modular multi-family residential complexes and custom-designed buildings using “3D wood” technology. The company employs more than 200 people and operates a state-of-the-art production facility of 22,000 m², providing solutions to customers in Brittany and in the West of France.

What you will do:


  • You will deliver a value-added service related to the whole employee life cycle (from recruit-on board-develop-retain) to the management and employees of the company and support all levels of the organisation during their further growth.  
  • You will be responsible for the implementation of the Etex people strategy within the e Loft companies.
  • You will drive and execute all the talent management activities with the leadership team to ensure the business has appropriate talent to deliver results now and in future
  • You will develop excellent relations with the social partners and assists the management in the field of labor law and human relations
  • You will provide support and guide in maintaining effective and positive employee relations within your area
  • You will lead and continue to develop your HR team, which will provide a wide-ranging of HR services. 
  • You will be a member of the management team of e Loft representing the voice of the people and HR. You will also be a part of the Country HR leadership team. 


If you like challenges, here is what you can expect

  • You will get a chance to flex your change management muscle
  • You will be the champion in setting up a proper HR organisation and an excellent service to the business in alignment  with the country HR Lead and our Strategic HRBP of the New Ways division.
  • You will have the support of dedicated and energetic teammates within France

Do you recognize yourself?


The Senior HR partner will join an exciting and dynamic country HR team of  professionals and a larger global HR community .

  •  Is energized by partnering with the business and various stakeholders to achieve the company strategic and operational ambitions.
  • is always looks for HR Best in-class practices and enjoys the challenge of implementing them within your area
  • Strives in building and maintaining positive and constructive employee relations
  • Enjoys partnering with your team members and contributing to their personal and professional development.

What we can offer you

  • The opportunity to make a difference and have an impactful contribution in the further development and implementation of our HR processes within this new acquired company.    
  • A working environment where the values of care and connect are demonstrated everyday
  • We can support your future growth within Etex with multiple career path opportunities within and outside the HR function to support your specialisms and interests
  • The opportunity to work in a strong HR country team, where your contribution will be highly valued
  • Competitive salary & Benefit package

What you will bring:

  •  We would like for you to have demonstrable relevant HR experience,
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in labour relations, business management or human resources is required 
  • We also recognize that a number of other critical skills are essential to the position and they are:
    • Verbal and written communications skills (French and English)
    • Interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
    • Action oriented and able to stand alone in ambiguous situations
    • Demonstrates business acumen and act as a valued member of the management team    
    • Thorough knowledge of employment-related laws and regulations
    • Ability to deal with various stakeholders at different level
    • Ability to navigate a matrix organization

Why work at Etex?

At Etex, we might be leaders in modern, sustainable construction, however our people are our priority. We care about our teammates, and they feel it. We are driven by a core set of values that is woven in through everything we do. A passion for excellence drives us. Through dedication, innovation and adherence to the highest standards, we deliver the very best quality to our partners and customers. 

We connect and care about those around us. We nurture teamwork, communities, partnerships and new ways of working, placing the highest importance on the safety and working environment of our people. When we combine these two elements, we are able to pioneer to lead. We actively seek to outperform and act as a leader in our ever-changing sector. We harness the power of sustainable construction and take responsibility for the impact our people, our operations and our legacy make on the world.

We make a positive human impact – motivated by changing people’s lives, improving the future of our planet, and over-delivering for our customers.

Etex is a place for people who want to inspire change and build inspiring ways of living.

NB: If you want to learn more about this role before applying please refer to the full job description which is available at > Careers, you may also upload your current CV and indicate your desire to speak to someone before formally applying within your cover letter.