Confo Therapeutics



HR Officer

Confo Therapeutics, a spin-out of VIB and VUB, is a drug discovery company built around a disruptive technology which enables it to address ‘undruggable’ GPCRs. The company is building a portfolio of transformative medicines in various disease areas. Confo Therapeutics is currently located on the Etterbeek campus of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and on the Technology Park in Zwijnaarde/Ghent. More information about Confo’s technology and strategy can be found on

For the expansion of our administrative team in Ghent we are currently looking for a (m/f):
HR Officer

  • Monthly payroll (> 50 employees) in collaboration with the social secretariat

  • Follow-up of expat employees in collaboration with external consultants

  • Organization and coordination of recruitment

  • Structuring and maintenance of job leveling

  • Compensation and Benefits - fleet organization

  • Answer all HR questions from employees

  • Assisting in the evaluation process and performance management

  • Provide support in the preparation and implementation of HR-SOPs

  • Submitting HR budget to the finance department  

  • Minimum 3 to 5 experience in an HR role

  • Strong administrative and organizational skills

  • Familiarity with legal and financial terms and procedures

  • Experience in the Biotech environment is a plus

  • Collaborative working style, accurate and motivating

  • Be discreet with sensitive and confidential information

  • Enthusiastic team player willing to work in a start-up environment

  • Good communication skills in English and Dutch

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook


  • Competitive salary package including various benefits such as group insurance, meal and Eco vouchers and extra vacation days.

  • An entrepreneurial and stimulating environment in a growing and ambitious biotech company


Do you have the right qualifications and are you up to the challenge of joining our entrepreneurial team? Then forward a short motivation letter and
your CV to