Senior Relocation Coordinator (EMEA based) Job

Date: May 18, 2019

Location: Luzern, LU, CH

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Requisition ID: BEN000134

At MSD we have an exciting opportunity for a


Senior Relocation Coordinator (EMEA based)

The Senior Relocation Coordinator supports relocation into region. Responsibilities include the consultation of and facilitation of all administrative and relocation related services to employees, line managers and HR necessary to initiate and execute a relocation. This position provides lifecycle oversight of the Global Assignment and relocation creating a creating a positive user experience that is flexible, efficient, and compliant.


As Senior Relocation Coordinator you can be based in one of our EMEA MSD offices.

  • Manages the administrative day-to-day activities of International Assignments and relocations. 
  • Provides support for relocation letters, GOA tracking and maintenance, cost estimates and any other compensation related calculations. 
  • Serves as the primary point of contact for supplier day-to-day initiations and issue resolutions.
  • Tracks and resolves all service escalations. Provides status reports to International Assignment Manager and HR/Business clients.
  • Manages all onboarding activities to ensure smooth transition to the host location. This may include Amex, Comet, email set up, benefits, payroll, etc. 
  • Identify opportunities for process enhancements.
  • Partner with relocation, tax and data external providers to provide a high level of service to relocating employees.
  • Support special projects as needed. 



Your profile
  • Bachelor’s degree with a track record of academic success. Minimum of six years of Human Resources or related experience (With a Master’s degree, four years of minimum experience required)
  • HR business partner experience preferred
  • Global Mobility experience preferred 
  • HR Centre of Expertise experience preferred 
  • Strong consulting and negotiation skills required
  • Ability to grasp complex situations and facilitate solutions with multiple parties
  • Ability to persuade and influence others using communication and diplomacy skills with colleagues in other areas and at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work independently with a high level of attention to detail
  • Exceptional analytical and organizational skills
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to develop relationships and work effectively with many different cultures and styles from around the globe
What we offer

We welcome you to a truly global, dynamic and challenging environment with great opportunities for personal development.


If you are interested in this challenging role, you are invited to apply online by uploading your resume and application letter in English.

About us

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us. Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.


Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.


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