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Director of Human Reso­urces

Join The Reykjavik Edition as the new Director of Human Resources.

Capacent auglýsir fyrir hönd Edition eftir framkvæmdastjóra mannauðsmála fyrir nýtt hótel í miðborg Reykjavíkur. Öll samskipti fara fram á ensku og er umsækjendum bent á að skila bæði ferilskrá og kynningarbréfi á því tungumáli. Leitað er að reynslumiklum einstaklingi með mikla leiðtogahæfileika.

The Director of Human Resources is an integral member of the property executive committee. In the position you will be accountable for talent acquisition, succession/workforce planning, performance management and development for property employees, using technology efficiently, and coaching/developing others to help influence and execute business objectives in the most efficient manner.

In the pre-opening you will establish the HR department, set up all processes and requirements to be compliance with local labor law.

You generally work with considerable independence, developing processes to accomplish objectives in alignment with broader business objectives. Additionally, you utilize a Human Resource Business Plan aligned with property and brand strategies to deliver HR services that enable business success.


Education and Experience

  • 2-year degree from an accredited university in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related major; 4 years experience in the human resources, management operations, or related professional area.


  • 4-year bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or related major; 2 years experience in the human resources, management operations, or related professional area.
  • In depth knowledge of the local labor law
  • Fluent in English verbal and written


  • Managing the Human Resources Strategy.
  • Managing Staffing and Recruitment Process.
  • Managing Employee Compensation Strategy.
  • Managing Employee Development Activities.
  • See detailed descriptions of the responsibilities in the application form.


  • 1 Opið fyrir umsóknir
  • 2 Umsóknarfrestur liðinn
  • 3 Mat umsókna í gangi
  • 4 Viðtöl hafin
  • 5 Ráðningu lokið

Umsóknarfrestur er liðinn og nú stendur yfir mat umsókna áður en viðtöl hefjast. Haft verður samband við alla umsækjendur.

EDITION is a leading luxury, culturally connected global hotel group, recognized for world renowned design, globally relevant entertainment and cultural programming, personalized luxury service and best in class food, beverage and nightlife offerings.

EDITION is an unexpected, refreshing collection of individualized, one-of-a-kind hotels that caters to guests expecting, and in turn demanding, a unique experience – not merely a place to sleep. EDITION employees embrace our Ethos, Core Values and Ideals to bring our brand and exceptional service to life.

This exciting and high-profile project will bring the EDITION brand to Iceland, one of Europe’s most dynamic and interesting cites. Created through an industry changing partnership between boutique hotel impresario and real estate developer Ian Schrager and global hospitality powerhouse Marriott International, The Reykjavik EDITION will represent a new category of hotels, combining the style and design of a boutique with the service and quality of a luxury hotel.

The Reykjavik EDITION will be positioned as the leading luxury hotel in the city. With a planned opening in 2020, the hotel will manifest the people and the culture of the city and will become synonymous as a stunning microcosm of one-of-a-kind food, beverage and entertainment offerings, innovative design, and luxury service.

Located opposite the Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center, the hotel will showcase 250 bedrooms and suites, 800SM / 8,600SF of dedicated meeting and events space; a specialty restaurant, rooftop bar, entertainment venue, and spa and pool facilities. For more information, please visit https://www.editionhotels.com/

We invite you to join us today!