Judith Zimmermann, Master of Economics

    Interim and Projects Human Resources /
    Executive Consulting

    Human Resources
    Interim Management

    - topHR productivity for your company -


    At a glance

    • HR Senior Interim Transformation Management and Executive Consulting in the field of Human Resources:
    • for global industrial and IT -companies,
    • International companies with multinational teams,
    • Line Management/daily and strategic HR business,
    • Negotiation partner of works council,
    • Consolidation of new structures, Change Management - and Restructuring projects,
    • Transfer Projects, Reward & Compensation, people and management development projects,
    • HR benchmarks, HR KPI’s, optimization of key HR processes,
    • Coaching and mentoring of HR Professionals.


    Consolidation HR Function

    Consolidation of the HR Function: Optimizing of Center of Excellence and Governance: main focus, connection to other HR Roles, structures, processes, key figures, behavior change, customer orientation

    Vacancies of HR Management Roles

    Filling vacancies of HR management roles and strengthen the HR capacity in critical business situations, extension of the management experiences in M&A projects, starting with Due Diligence till the Post-Merger Integration

    Project Management

    Implementation of HR systems, e.g. compensation systems, people development systems, competency-based selection processes, multimodal interview structures, assessment center und management audits, project partner in Bid Management processes of outsourcing und outtasking Projects


    Restructuring, Change-Management and personnel adjustments under consideration of retaining measures, social plans and reconciliation of interests

    Expert Check

    Benchmarking and Assessment of your personnel department, industry related regarding costs, performances, processes, key performance indicators


    Coaching and Mentoring to HR Directors and other HR Professionals




    topHR GmbH

    Managing Director, Interim Manager Human Resources, Executive Consultant



    Interim Manager & Executive Consultant Human Resources

    Judith Zimmermann



    Direktor Human Resources



    Deutsche Leasing AG

    Senior Manager Human Resources


    Siemens Nixdorf Informationssysteme AG,

    Human Resources Manager


    Projects and References

    Automotive Industry


    Japanese market leader of cable systems and door modules
    2.000 employees
    Consolidation and Extension of the HR Organization of the European Headquarter in Germany caused by growth objectives

    Renewable Energy Industry

    Energy Group

    Global Service Business Unit
    Post acquisition
    Harmonizing of complex (Tarif) renumeration systems,
    regarding cost savings, feasibility and company environment

    Engineering Industry

    Engineering Group

    world market leader of pharma high tec machines, 2.000 employees, 

    de-escalation management with works councils, HR operation,  establishing a high tec renumeration system  (ERA Tarif)

    Information Technology Industry

    IT Service Provider

    M&A Projects:
    Outsourcing of Customer Service Desks, bid management, works council negotiation 

    Merger: due diligence, complex works council negotiation, change architecture, concept and realisation

    Methods and Tools


    •  HR Toolbox of HR core processes, e.g. competency-based selection systems, multimodal interviews
    •  Labor law, individual and collective to manage the social partners like works councils

    •  Systemic advising approaches to manage social dynamics

    •  Economic analysis, e.g. expenditure-benefit-analysis

    •  Agile and classic project management

    •  Change-Management Knowhow, certified Coach dvct and European Business Coach


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