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ES - Head of People


Madrid, ES

  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: HR
  • Industry: Digital Work
  • Post Date: 01/23/2023
  • Website:
  • Company Address: Paseo de la Castellana 93, 4º, Madrid, ES, 28046
  • Salary Range: $50,000 - $150,000

About Jobandtalent

Jobandtalent is the world's leading digital temp staffing marketplace. Our on-demand staffing platform aims to tear down all the barriers to job search and hiring, and make the increasing flexibility of the labour market beneficial for businesses and workers alike. We believe we can play a key role in reducing unemployment and putting workers in control of their livelihoods, while also giving businesses a platform to grow and flourish.

Job Description

About us
Jobandtalent connects good people with endless opportunities. We created a revolutionary staffing platform that seamlessly matches workers with growing companies. Jobandtalent is the world’s largest and most successful job platform, with the highest NPS in the industry and having placed over 100,000 jobseekers so far. 
At the heart of our on-demand job platform is the data-driven job matching technology, which tears down the barriers to job searching and hiring. Jobandtalent radically simplifies hiring processes so that workers are supplied a steady flow of job opportunities. International companies like DHL, FedEx, eBay, P&G, IKEA, Gorillas, and Just Eat have put their growth into the trusted hands of our people.  
Jobandtalent is currently valued at $2.4 billion and is backed by leading investors including SoftBank, Kinnevik, Atomico and BlackRock. With a growth rate of 130% and $1 billion in revenue last year, Jobandtalent is the 10th fastest growing startup in Europe 2021.
Who we are
Work, work, work. At Jobandtalent, we don’t get tired of hearing all about it. That’s because we are set out on a mission to increase the employability of millions and want to put people square back at the center of employment - a mission we believe is pretty cool to be a part of.  
Headquartered in sunny Madrid, Spain, but home to the world, we are a remote-first company operating in 9+ markets across Europe and the Americas - with ambitious plans for further expansion. We need a passionate team to revolutionize the employment market with us. If you want to help us work on the future of work, keep scrolling; your next adventure awaits!
The position
The Head of People Iberia is a key role partnering with the Jobandtalent organisation and the global leadership team. You will have responsibility for developing and implementing the people strategy and execution of HR strategies in alignment with the current and future needs of the business.  
You will orchestrate across different teams to ensure that all HR strategies are seamlessly executed to the highest of standards and delivered with the appropriate business lens. You'll be well-versed in all things HR at Jobandtalent and work closely with your main stakeholders to understand the business. 
You are hands-on, not afraid to roll up your sleeve and get stuff done - and approach your work with a people lens and a data-driven, analytical mentality. This role requires a strategic understanding of the business - and while ensuring HR is executed with excellence today you'll have an eye on the future, thinking about the business needs of tomorrow and developing the talent required.  
This role requires you to act as an owner on business issues, and a coach to leaders and managers ultimately equipping them to be better at managing their people. Most importantly, you are the living image of our cultural norms and are well connected to our people, providing a pulse on the overall health of the organisation. 


    • Lead the People & HR Organisation in Iberia (team of 3-5 people)
    • Be a thought partner and trusted partner of the management team and your stakeholders in HQ
    • Craft and execute the appropriate strategies and ensure execution for key talent processes - talent assessments, organisational planning, leadership development and other key interventions
    • Ensure we bring and develop the right talent in order to raise the bar of our internal capabilities
    • Build and implement Jobandtalent’s culture: the strategy, approach and philosophy of HR
    • Educate business leads and communicate with employees

A successful candidate will have

    • 5+ years of experience in HR leadership functions
    • 5+ years of experience in management consulting, business operations, or other strong business leadership roles
    • Solid understanding of global HR programs including compensation, performance management, and leadership development
    • Very strong analytical skills
    • Demonstrated ability to partner within and outside of HR - we are looking for a strong business partner
    • High EQ, cultural awareness, and compassion
    • Hands-on approach with experience making things happen
    • Experience in fast-growing environments/start-ups
    • Native Spanish; English fluency (C1)

What we offer

      • The chance to make an impact in one of the fastest growing start-up companies in Europe
      • Attractive compensation package, including eligibility for our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
      • Develop your career working in a super exciting environment with a great working atmosphere, with an international and multidisciplinary team
Not looking for free fruit? Good, we offer much more:
Purpose: Make an impact in one of the fastest-growing scale-up companies in Europe and develop your career while working alongside an international, diverse and multidisciplinary team. Our exhilarating working environment gives you a seat at the table that's transforming the employment market
Pay: With financial recognition ingrained into our company philosophy, we offer our employees highly competitive salaries. Your performance and salary are reviewed regularly. With our ESOP (Employee Stock Option Plan) you can benefit from our skyrocket growth (program available only for selected positions). 
Place: Being headquartered in Madrid but at home in the world, we let you work wherever you please and thrive. Even though an average 7,5 hours of Spanish sunshine a day seems pretty ideal, we are a remote-first company. We provide all the technical equipment you need to do your job, and hold regular team camps across Europe where you can meet your colleagues IRL
Play: We offer complimentary learning and development opportunities, such as an annual personal learning budget of 1,000€, as well as language classes for English, Spanish, German, Italian and French. It’s like an open bar, but better
Pace: Stagnation is boring. We believe every year gives us 52 opportunities to try something new and challenge yourself. With Jobandtalent you will be growing with us, at rocket speed 
Prop Up: We won’t leave you standing in the rain. That’s why we help you put your mind at ease and offer free emotional and psychological guidance with Therapy Chat because, well, we care about mental health. We also support European Visa Sponsorships

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