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About Splyt

Splyt is the leading global network for mobility and lifestyle services. Our technology integrates ridehailing, airport transfers, micromobility, public transport and food delivery into our partners’ platforms, so they can unlock the world for their customers. Splyt has offices in London, Singapore, Tokyo, and Kuala Lumpur, but we feel at home, anywhere. Our amazing partners are the largest in the business, with over 2 billion users in total, and we are constantly expanding our footprint beyond the 150 countries we already cover.

Working with us

We are a fun, diverse and enthusiastic bunch from all corners of the world (with 25 nationalities and 20 languages spoken among our employees). We live and breathe our values of Ingenuity, Independence, Collaboration, and Laughter. Our exceptional culture is underpinned by an empowering, collaborative learning environment where our people are constantly stretched and growing to be high-performing and, most importantly, happy.

The People team currently consists of an experienced HR Operations Manager, as well as three driven internal recruiters, each for our offices in London, Singapore, and Kuala Lumpur. HR collaborates very closely on a daily basis with the Leadership team (CEO, CTO, and COO), the Management Team, and frankly, everyone in the company.  We have outsourcing partners for Payroll and suppliers of learning & development in each of our office locations. This is a very exciting time to join the company as we are preparing the People department for significant growth.

The role

We are looking for a Head of People (Head of HR) to join our Management Team in London. In this role, you will lead and implement a global HR strategy, roadmap, and organisation structure within Splyt to support the future growth plan of our company. 

The Head of People will have full responsibility for the Human Resources activity of our organisation, both driving people management strategy, and managing the HR team, procedures, and processes. 

The successful candidate is also expected to take a leadership role in developing a culture that enables employees to perform in accordance with our values and objectives.

What you will be doing

  • Lead the organisation’s global expansion of hiring and supporting in opening offices around the globe both strategically and operationally
  • Update and review performance reviews, HR policies, procedures and guidelines and enforce organisation values. Ensure that managers and staff are fully aware of HR policies
  • Lead and develop the HR team, including our recruitment team (across three countries)
  • Coordinate remuneration policies and advise senior management on staff salaries in reference to external benchmarks
  • Ensure legal compliance is met in all HR activities
  • Give counsel and oversee complex employee relations issues such as grievance and disciplinary cases and manage difficult cases with professionalism
  • Evaluate and make recommendations on cost-effective training and employee development programmes
  • Continuously review the responsibilities of the HR department and make bold decisions when necessary
  • Act as the externally facing representative for HR for the organisation

What we are looking for

  • Min 5 years’ experience in a senior HR role
  • CIPD qualified with evidence of continuous professional development.
  • Strong track-record as an HR generalist, HR business partner, or change manager
  • Extensive experience of managing a team, including fast-paced recruitment
  • Faultless communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to see the strategic big picture, and continually problem solve toward that goal
  • Thorough working knowledge of UK employment legislation
  • Ability to influence at all levels

It is beneficial if you also have

  • Experience on employment legislation in Singapore and/or Malaysia
  • Worked in a scale-up environment and experienced fast paced growth from People and headcount perspective  

What you'll get in return:

  • Competitive salary
  • Daily food allowance of ÂŁ15 through Deliveroo
  • Flexible working 
  • Annual holiday allowance of 25 days (exclusive of UK bank holidays) + 1 day off for your birthday + 1 day per full year of service 
  • Employee option scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Fun, regular team events
  • Annual training allowance 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Working at Splyt

Splyt is a hub of ambition. We are driven by an eagerness to grow, and to leave a lasting and meaningful impact on the world around us.

Innovation at Splyt means finding new ways to do more of what we love. This means we think fast, work smart, laugh often, learn from the lows and celebrate the highs. We support and motivate each other in order to influence change that we truly believe in.

Though we are a diverse team from around the globe, we’re unified in our mission to transform mobility into an integrated and connected experience for people all over the world. We won’t stop until we get there.

Sound like fun? Come join us - we’re hiring!

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