Human Resources

Compensation & Benefits Specialist

Göteborg, Sweden

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Compensation & Benefits Specialist

Polestar is a fast-paced, rapidly growing start-up company with a mission to change one of the largest industries. This mission puts high focus on innovation, performance and acquiring the right talent. Do you want to be part of a disrupting business in a time of change when Polestar will advance its position as a leader in sustainability?


Let us describe the challenge we offer

We are looking for you who’s passionate for both people and numbers. Who pays attention to details but also enjoy working in a fast changing and dynamic environment. Someone who wants to make a real impact with what you do, who takes pride in the excellent support and value you bring to the business.

We are a high performing team of HR professionals who love working together and having fun while doing so. We are now seeking a committed and collaborative colleague who wants to join us.

The role based at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden, will be an important part of the Global HR Team and report to our Global Head of Compensation & Benefits.


What you’ll do

As a Compensation & Benefits Specialist at Polestar you will work with areas such as global mobility, incentive programs, job evaluations, salary review (and more). You will work closely with your colleagues in the HR team, but also with other functions both at the headquarter and at our global markets.  

For example you will:

  • Monitor and administer our incentive programs
  • Handle our International Assignees in cooperation with our external partners
  • Work with our job evaluations and internal job structure
  • Create reports and do analysis of various compensation elements

Who you are

To be a great fit for this position we believe you pay attention to details and can work independently with confidential subjects. We are looking for someone with a strong interest to organize, structure, plan and get things done. You have a highly collaborative style and a flexible approach with a willingness and demonstrated ability to work in teams.

We also believe you:

  • Are an experienced HR Professional with minimum 3-5 years’ experience from different areas of HR.
  • Have experience from working in an international environment or with leaders from different countries.
  • Preferably have experience from working with Mobility and Compensation and Benefits.
  • Have very good understanding of Excel and preferably you have experience from working with HR systems like Workday or other HR related systems.

At Polestar, you will be part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication. Since Polestar’s in a scale up phase you thrive by working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Polestar - the guiding star.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.

At Polestar, the sky is the limit.


Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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