Human Resources Manager

Our employees are essential for the success of our company. Together with your team, you’ll be the one to ensure we have a happy and productive workplace where everyone works to realise our established mission and objectives in the fitness industry. Apply now!

Communicative • Management driven • Culture minded

32-40 hours • Amsterdam

Your future

You will take ownership of all HR matters across the company, from recruitment to performance reviews, wage reviews, learning and development. To perform well in this role, you should have experience as an HR manager and knowledge of all legal requirements in this role. You will lead a team of 4 HR executives and report directly to the Chief of Staff. We offer you a key position in one of the fastest-growing companies in the fitness industry. In addition, you will:

  • Leading and developing a team of 4 human resource executives;
  • Consistently recruiting excellent staff for HQ and our clubs;
  • Maintaining a smooth onboarding process;
  • Training, counselling, and coaching our staff;
  • Carrying out excellent L&D strategies;
  • Conducting performance and wage reviews;
  • Developing clear policies and ensuring policy awareness;
  • Managing and acting on all HR KPIs;
  • Creating clear and concise reports for the board;
  • Maintaining and reporting on workplace health and safety compliance;
  • Handling workplace investigations, disciplinary and termination procedures;
  • Maintaining employee and workplace privacy;


  • hold a bachelor’s degree in human resources management or equivalent;
  • have a minimum of 5 years of experience as an HR manager;
  • posses experience in a retail environment with a variety of locations;
  • have the ability to build and maintain positive relationships with colleagues;
  • have experience in setting up learning & development strategies;
  • are a critical thinker, hold exceptional organisation & communications skills;
  • are attention to detail-minded and hold good judgement;
  • have substantial experience in KPI based management;
  • posses excellent knowledge of relevant laws;
  • are sufficient in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook;
  • are good in HRIS software;
  • feel strongly connected to our core values;
  • hold a can-do mentality, the ability to deep dive into topics;
  • have excellent knowledge of Dutch and English language.

Join our mission in creating an entertaining fitness environment with an engaging member experience, where members feel they belong, matter more, connect more, train more and have more fun!

About Urban Gym Group

A world leading fitness group

We’ve been pushing the boundaries of what we can do to empower our community to get the most out of themselves.

In doing so we create places in communities with a purpose, where people come to transform their lives from good to great.

We place our community left, right and centre in everything we do. By tailoring our future facing and innovative urban gym concepts to their specific needs, we offer them the care, the energy and the challenge they need to create an ever-healthier lifestyle.

Application proces


Let us know who you are

Send your resume and motivation letter to We contact you within 24 hours.

We meet

After a brief meeting online we plan a face to face meeting at one of our clubs or at HQ. When applying for an audition as trainer or performer, you will be invited for the next planned audition.

Culture fit

Fitting our culture is the most important part of the application proces. We believe character, ambitions and expectations are more important than skills. Together we find out if there is a mutual match and if we meet each others expectations.

A day in our club

Sometimes we skip step 4, but depending on the vacancy, we ask you to step in our club and experience real life a day in our club. This way you know for sure the UGG family suits you.


We expect to offer you a contract within 10 working days after your application. The proposal will inform you on all primary and secondary conditions (including unlimited training at all of our labels!).

Apply now