Headquartered in Hilleroed, Denmark, FOSS is an international family-owned company providing analytical equipment that helps to improve production processes and product quality in food, agricultural and other industries.

We are looking for a Student Help to work with Employment and Labor law

Are you looking for a relevant student job where you will get exciting challenges?

We are adding extra resources to our HR department and we are therefore looking for a student helper who is interested in gaining practical experience within the field of Employment and Labor law.

At FOSS, we are driven by a strong sense of purpose, and we hope you are too. A fast growing population means that the global food production will have to increase by 60% by 2050 to meet demand. We want to come up with smarter ways to make the best use of agricultural resources, and to help eliminate food waste. 

If that sounds like something you would like to get out of bed for every Monday morning, then read on.


About the job

You will be part of the Global HR and Sustainability team, which is composed of 12 ambitious members who are responsible for Development, Operations and Recruitment for our 1500 employees worldwide.

We are based in Denmark and Poland, and your work location will be Hillerød, Denmark, where our Innovation Center is located.

We value strong teamwork, and in this role, you will work in close cooperation with highly skilled colleagues from our HR department. You will get practical experience with different HR tasks and cases, while assisting in the legal processes, including recruitment.


Primary tasks

You will be assisting our HR legal advisor with (legal) tasks such as drafting contracts, agreements, and regulatory cases, both locally and internationally. You will also be in contact with Danish authorities and assist on specific legal cases.

On a typical day, you will be involved in a broad range of topics, from operational tasks such as contract drafting, work permits, to more specific tasks such as researching specific legal topics. You may occasionally be working with other HR related topics. 


About you

The nature of your job calls for an outgoing personality with a high degree of independence and quality assurance of own work. At the same time your alignment and cooperation with the rest of the team is essential.

We imagine you are on your second to fourth year of a relevant Bachelor’s Degree, such as stud.jur. or stud.cand.merc.jur.and have a strong interest for employment and labor law. You are analytically strong and you possess good administrative skills, you are eager to take the initiative and  talented when it comes to communicating.

We expect you to be able to communicate in English with our colleagues in Poland and other places outside Denmark, as well as being able to communicate with Danish managers reaching out to you. You thus have excellent oral and written skills in both Danish and English.

You take responsibility for your own assignments, and most of all, you are curious and eager to learn!


We offer

We offer you a job in a dynamic and international environment with high development opportunities both professionally and personally.

We offer you a chance to grow and take responsibility in an international context. You are expected to work approximately 8-10 hours a week and your work place will be at FOSS Innovation Centre in Hillerød. Working hours can be flexible, with the possibility of home office. We understand that your education is important.

As student helper, you will be able to enjoy our fitness center, our canteen, and if you are here on a Friday morning, please join us for breakfast.



Send your application using the link below. Note that we only receive applications via the link. We conduct interviews on an ongoing basis. Therefore, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Kira Grønlykke Mondrup, HR legal Advisor: or +4527616863.

All applications for vacant positions will be welcomed and considered on the relative merits of the applicant against the role profile for the position regardless of race, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, family status, age, or religion.



FOSS is the world’s leading producer of innovative analytical instruments that monitor and control food quality. We provide solutions that improve customers’ business by running a sustainable and profitable operation while helping deliver high quality products for consumers.

We live in a world with a fast growing population and to meet the growing demand for food, the global food production will have to increase by 60 per cent by 2050. The world’s population is becoming wealthier and the global middle class is growing, which create new food demands. This means the food producers need to find smarter ways to make the best use of our valuable resources and to eliminate food waste. At FOSS, we have the know-how to help companies address these global trends and turn them into opportunities – in a way where sustainability and good business go hand in hand.

The family-owned FOSS Company was founded in 1956. FOSS headquarters are based in Hillerød, Denmark and development and production takes place in Denmark and China. FOSS products are marketed and sold through a global network of sales subsidiaries in 30 countries. FOSS employs around 1,400 highly qualified employees worldwide.


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