Head of People

Job Title: Head of People
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Reference: KH/16611
Contact Name: Kirstin Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 29, 2022 19:17

Job Description

This role represents an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing fintech business with a proven track record in the market. The successful individual will be able to combine their industry experience with a vision for further development in a dynamic and supportive environment.


The Head of People will be responsible for setting and executing the overall people strategy and managing human capital.

  • Day-to-day HR operations

  • Talent acquisition

  • Compensation, payroll and benefits

  • Career development, retention and succession planning

  • Culture and employee feedback

  • Leadership training

  • KPI reporting for senior management in relation to the above

  • Responsible for overseeing day-to-day HR operations across the full employee lifecycle; in particular, driving efficiencies in processes and systems

  • Ensuring the business is able to attract the right talent in a timely and cost-efficient manner

  • Providing strategic advice to the business on market standard employee incentive packages

  • Championing appropriate career development, retention and succession planning strategies

  • Ensuring the firm’s values are embedded in the employee experience and obtaining relevant employee feedback

  • Spotting opportunities to develop existing talent into leadership roles through internal and/or external training

  • Identifying, measuring and presenting appropriate KPIs and trends to senior management that could impact the firm’s objectives


The successful candidate must have experience of working in a high growth environment and ideally from fintech or an innovative financial services organisation.  International exposure across US and APAC would be desirable.


For further information on the position and requirements please get in touch with Kirstin at

Job code: KH/16611

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