People & Culture Manager

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People & Culture Manager

Full-time / Part-time · Utrecht

We're looking for a People & Culture Manager to nurture our open culture and take care of our growing team. 

Do you have a genuine passion for people and want to make an impact by creating a value-led culture? 

Apply and let us know what you can bring to the team. 


CLEVER°FRANKE is an enthusiastic, multi-disciplinary team of 40 + people with 11 different nationalities from across the world and we use English as a primary language to communicate and collaborate. We are interaction designers, visual designers, developers, project managers, data analysts and others. All with a passion for what we do. We are curious about the world around us, and apply the same curiosity to our work and projects.

As our PEOPLE & CULTURE MANAGER, you play a vital role in our team by proactively and strategically leading the People & Culture roadmap whilst nurturing a positive culture. You oversee our employee lifecycle from the attraction, engagement, and development of the talent.


Alongside maintaining our HR administration and managing day-to-day HR aspects, you work closely with our HR coach to identify specific development needs and provide our specialist team (designers, developers, and project managers) with the support they need. 

As a leader, you are people-focused and know how to build effective relationships. You are a great communicator who can inspire change and adapt your approach to the situation. You are open-minded, willing to learn new HR software tools, and keen to streamline and improve processes. You are a supportive co-ordinator who knows how to help, organise, and get buy-in from a diverse team. You are a self-starter who easily switches between daily tasks and long-term projects/strategic HR. 


You’re welcome at CLEVER°FRANKE regardless of your appearance, identity or background. It’s not a place you have to 'fit in' but somewhere everyone can feel themselves and be their best to do their best.

Studies suggest that women, and others, tend to hesitate to apply for a job if their CV isn’t a perfect fit. Here, we look for talent and potential — not just formal experience and expertise. So if you like the role and think you could be awesome at it, go ahead and apply.


  • Full-time role (32-40 hours per week); 
  • Guidance from a friendly, passionate, down-to-earth team;
  • Trainings tailored to your personal and professional growth;
  • A competitive salary, based on your background and experience;
  • Hybrid working from our studio (3 days from our studio);
  • A healthy, abundant lunch every day in the studio;
  • Paid train expenses from your home to the studio;
  • A personal development coach and time to explore your interests;
  • A personal MacBook and all the peripherals you need;
  • A collective pension plan;
  • Inspiring team events; such as our annual team prototyping day, team trainings, sport events, conference visits, etc.


In addition to the above, we offer training courses, personal development planning and feedback, and an HR coach who will support you. We find it important that you challenge yourself and we want to help you do so with this kind of support.


  • Experience working in a small/medium team and working independently.

  • Experience with HR administration and employee lifecycle.
  • Experience with topics like Talent Development, Health & and Wellbeing, Compensation and benefits.
  • Experience with talent attraction, onboarding and offboarding.
  • Awareness of Dutch employment law.
  • Fluent in English.


Hit the button below. Send us your CV and we'll ask you some questions to get to know you a little better. 

If you successfully pass through our screening, we’ll invite you to the interview process, which entails two further conversations to ensure you get to know our culture, the role better, and identify whether there is a fit from both of our sides.


Please contact Charlene Benjamins for more information about this job opening at

Acquisition based on this job opening is not appreciated.