ScreenCloud helps businesses communicate better with their teams and customers using simple digital signage software. Think of us as the operating system for all the screens at a company.
We have over 5000 customers around the world, including household names like Amazon, BBC, Sonos, Dropbox, and Uber.
We’re a globally distributed team – with offices in London, Belfast, Los Angeles and Bangkok. About a third of the ScreenCloud team work remotely from their homes, cafes or the beach.
We love the breadth and diversity of our organisation but growing fast and maintaining our culture are challenges. We are looking for a Head of Talent who can work closely with the three founders to instil best practices in HR process, support the careers of our wonderful team and help onboard our new joiners smoothly.
This is a great time to come on board. We’re well-funded, have a growing customer base, and now we’re building top-notch teams across various disciplines where you’ll have a massive impact on the direction and future of our people strategy.
The key elements of the role are:
We are looking for a highly experienced and strategic HR Professional who is able to play a key part in leading and delivering people initiatives to support the business strategy, to ensure the foundations of good people management are embedded within the company as well as leading the business through change.
The successful candidate will be action-oriented and credible. They will have the ability to develop a longer term people plan yet drive execution tactically and manage the balance between the two.
We need help to build a world-class, self-sustaining, high-performance culture that supports the business at scale and meet its business targets for 50 until 200 employees (and hopefully beyond) in our different locations.
Some specific tasks:
Hiring & Onboarding:
Recruit and work with a tactical internal recruiter to identify talent for our new positions pipeline
Being heavily involved in how we assess candidates at each stage of recruitment and communicate both internally and externally
Establishing a stronger 3-month new joiner onboarding experience and take ownership of continually improving this
Most hiring into engineering, although we will also be adding to marketing, support, sales and internal functions like finance
Organisational Design & Development:
Defining our future organisational structure and plan on when to fill roles with senior management
Build out an internal programme for upskilling our employees and helping them establish greater career progression within ScreenCloud
Improving our existing 1-2-1, 6 month review and salary review processes
Work with the senior team codify our HR process so it is consistent regardless of location, line manager or department
Coach senior management on how to drive the effectiveness of their organisation and their teams while delivering commercial performance
Helping us with the hard stuff - moving people on when required, bringing in experience above those who have been here from the start, resolving any internal conflicts
Employee Experience / EVP:
Reviewing and building up a stronger employee benefits scheme for all locations
Taking ownership of the company annual offsite
Helping to build our employer brand a company of choice to work at
Extensive experience of working as a senior HR Advisor at leadership level
At least eight years of experience in HR in a fast-moving environment
Understands the commercial drivers and pressures that dictate the pace and decision-making process
Proven track record of understanding key drivers in a business area and working in partnership with leaders to measurably improve people management practices
Personally resilient and skilled at working in challenging and changing environments
High emotional intelligence with good self-awareness
Is collaborative and able to adapt own approach and style to the situation
Demonstrates an agile approach and an ability to change direction with minimum disruption to others
Personable with a preference for developing strong working relationships
Demonstrates high personal energy and is comfortable working at pace
Driven by a strong desire to do the right thing for the business and the people
Is self-disciplined and takes pride in managing self to deliver agreed objectives
A confident and inquisitive communicator who actively listens and questions
Demonstrates influence with humility – is able to provide advice and guidance without being a ‘knower’
Customer-focused; someone who thinks deeply to understand business issues and then who acts decisively
Positive, execution-focused and committed to delivering on time and at pace
Employee shares programme
Regular team social events and annual offsite trip
Pick the gear and software you need to do your job well
Work around your schedule – we’re all adults, there’s no time tracking here
International team with opportunities to travel