Global Director/Head of People & Culture (all Genders)

Vienna, Austria


About the company

waterdrop® is an Austrian brand providing innovative solutions to encourage the well-being of consumers by offering premium products and experiences surrounding the quintessence of life — water.

Drink More Water, together we grow.
All the great people here at waterdrop have been shaking up the market with our innovative microdrinks, microteas and microenergys that make drinking more water fun, convenient and more sustainable. We’re proud to have saved countless plastic bottles in the process as well as having significantly reduced carbon emissions compared to pre-filled beverages. Following our rapid growth to well over 1 million satisfied customers, 20+ stores across Europe and the US, numerous dedicated B2B customers and being listed in over 11,000 retail markets, we can’t wait to take this journey to the next level.

Job Description

  • You take over full responsibility for the expansion, further development and management of all People & Culture topics globally. 

  • You report directly to the founder and CEO and act as an essential member of the executive leadership team. 

  • You ensure an outstanding and unique people experience across all countries. 

  • You actively shape all strategies and processes relating to employer branding, recruiting, HR operations, learning & development, team happiness, compensation & benefits and our corporate culture. 

  • You serve as a strategic partner and advisor to the leadership team on all markets. 

  • You are are a passionate advocate of waterdrop’s culture and ensure that our values are embedded in all people experiences. 

  • You understand the strategic goals of waterdrop® and the critical role that People & Culture plays in achieving them.


  • Proven track record of 10+ years experience in a leading People & Culture (or HR) role in a global organization. 

  • Extensive experience leading interdisciplinary teams. 

  • Experience managing rapid global growth and all the complexities that come with it. 

  • Experience building a high performing global organization. 

  • Entrepreneurial drive, high energy, hands-on mentality and a desire for continuous learning. 

  • You bring a high ambition and passion for People topics and impress with your positive problem-solving mindset.


ambitious and international team, individual development opportunities, €1000, - gross annual training budget, MyClubs sports vouchers, Lunch allowance of € 5, - per working day, Discount on your waterdrop purchases, free merchandising items, legendary summer and Christmas parties, monthly sports events

We are offering an attractive compensation package which depends on your qualifications and experiences and which we would like to personally discuss with you during the first steps in the interviewing process.

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