Solarwinds Inc. HR Department Head in Minsk, Belarus

Opportunity Details:


SolarWinds is looking for a highly motivated HR Department Head for our Minsk office, who thrives in a challenging and fast paced environment. We are an international company, currently we have employees in 12 countries world-wide. In this position you will be responsible for executing relevant human resource strategies to support the growth of the business in our Minsk office where we currently have 80 employees.


Primary Job Responsibilities;

  • Effectively handle employee relations issues, including investigations

  • Coach and develop Managers

  • Assist in the development and implementation of Employee engagement, retention and development activities

  • Facilitate the Performance management process including coaching and managers on Solwarwinds: high performance culture and helping ensure full participation in the semi-annual review cycle.

  • Onboard new employees in the Minsk office

  • Coordinate with HR Operations to ensure all local employee data is accurate and up to date

  • Prepare reports for internal stakeholders

  • Manage the Human Resources team in Minsk

  • Build strong relationships with relevant functional leaders and HR Partners across the globe

  • Ensure all company policies are compliant with local legislation whilst maintaining the requirements of the business



  • 5+ years experience in an HR Generalist role including 3+ at manager level

  • Fluent English & Russian speaker with business level writing skills in both languages

  • A self-starter who can deliver with minimal supervision

  • Creative & able to demonstrate ability to assess people requirements, identify potential issues and develop proactive solutions

  • Good understanding of Belarussian labor laws and practices, and compliance requirements

  • Experience and enthusiasm working in a fast paced and changing business environment, effectively managing multiple priorities, and building relationships across functions

  • Comfortable with ambiguity, and able to influence key stakeholder to move the HR agenda forward

  • Aptitude and proven ability to resolve conflicts creatively and collaboratively

  • Ability to exercise good business judgment, problem-solve and analyze data

  • Experience in performance management, employee relations & investigations and an understanding of total reward practices

  • Solid background in talent management, organizational & people development. Experience facilitating training programs is advantageous

  • Experience working in a software or technology company is highly preferred as is working with an international Company

  • Experience with MS Office Suite, and HR information &/or recruiting systems required


SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2017-9274

# Positions 1

Location BY-Minsk

Category (Candidate Search) HR

Position Type Permanent