Since 1852, Hästens Beds has been committed to crafting the best sleep. The skilled craftspeople at our factory in Köping, Sweden, have been refining our work for generations. Every bed is bespoke and made by hand using only the best natural materials. The difference lies in the details and our quest to provide the most restful sleep for people who want to lead a higher quality of life. With operations in 40+ countries and over 200 partners in Europe, Asia and North America, our family-owned business continues its growth as the highest quality global wholesaler and retailer. Power and Empowered through providing the world´s best sleep.

Recruiting Manager to Hästens

In this recruitment Hästens collaborates with Jefferson Wells.

Seeking a World Class Recruiter Manager to support us not only grow our business through people, but also to help grow our brand, so that we can bring the best sleep in the world to more and more people. This position will include recruiting globally. The main focus will be hiring successful Retail, Wholesale sales and Marketing teams to help us grow the business 100%. The position is based in Köping.

Key areas of responsibility

  • Develop and ensure strategic implementation of high-quality global recruitment, including requisition management, development of ads, conducting first screen of selected applicants, interviewing, candidate selection, and support of the on-boarding process.
  • Design and implement global talent attraction programs focus on the business mission & vision and company's values & mindset.
  • Build the skills and commitment of hiring managers to follow best practices in all stages of the talent attraction life cycle.
  • Conduct recruitment strategy meetings with Hiring Managers to ensure a complete understanding of the job requirements, candidate matches, and the qualifications needed to fill the role. Use findings to develop and execute effective sourcing strategies, assessments, and closing approaches.
  • Source and recruit international, diverse, high-caliber, high energy, and dynamic talents for corporate and sales (wholesale and retails) and business areas. 

As a manager you have one direct report based in London. Together your mission is to hire people with the best mindset in Europe and USA. The Asian market is growing fast and Hästens is a strong brand there. We all operate with the Spirit of Hästens: details with the highest quality. In Köping there is also a HR-manager and two HRBPs. You will report to the Head of HR.

Who are you?

We are looking for a role model person with positive mindset and high energy/vibrations, creative, open minded, curious for learning, self-motivated, high energy and stamina to work across time-zones, service quality oriented, organized and excited to be a part of this growing global company. This is for someone who thrives in an international and growing business and can work with minimal supervision. Within Hästens it's important to work according to our Blue Check values and culture.
Creativity: At Hästens, everyone is a Creator!

  • Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of experience including progressive work experience in talent attraction/recruitment in the international development industry
  • Experience with job boards and social media tools, working with an applicant tracking system or related software as Teamtailor
  • Amazing tactics to attract talents
  • Demonstrated strong communication skills and ability to work in a selfdirected, results-oriented at a fast pace, prioritize tasks, organize large volume of work, perform independently; and undertake multiple tasks under tight deadlines
  • Driven by getting the best results and focusing on finding solutions.
  • Outstanding communication, presentation, and relationship skills
  • Excellent communications skills in English and Swedish, written and spoken
  • A true team-player

Do you love the idea of making the world a better place? Do you greet each day and each challenge with high vibration, always striving to be your best in any moment? Hästens vision is to make the world a better place by helping people have a better, happier life by sleeping better. Everyday people, as well as A-list celebrities choose Hästens because being well-rested can change lives.

Contact Information

Apply at If you have any questions about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Thomas Andersson, recruitment consultant at Jefferson Wells 016-15 57 33. Interviews are held ongoing, so do not wait to submit your application.