Senior People Partner, US



Before we dive into the role, let’s talk about flexibility. At Zip, our office is in New York City but we can hire from anywhere across the United States. Our Zipsters can choose where and when they work by taking full advantage of our hybrid-work environment.

So whether you’re fully remote, mostly in the office or a mix of the two, you’ll be empowered to do whatever brings out your best.

About us

We are Zip, a global Buy Now, Pay Later company providing fair and seamless solutions that simplify how millions of people pay. Our journey began in Australia, has taken us to 14 countries (so far) - and we’re just getting started.

We exist to create a world where people can live fearlessly today, knowing they’re in control of tomorrow. Focused on product innovation that puts people at the centre, we put the financial well-being of our customers and merchant partners at the heart of everything that we do.

The role

As a People Partner for our Zip US team you will design, implement and embed initiatives for our geographically dispersed US organisation that will propel us toward our ambitious growth goals.
You’ll be comfortable in a fast paced environment and can balance strategic thinking with  hustling and getting things done. You will also be someone who strives for excellence and is passionate about doing things differently

What you will do:

  • Work closely with our Head of People & Culture US to build a world-class people strategy to attract, retain, develop and scale our US Technology (Engineering, Product and Data & Risk) organisation
  • Develop, execute and relentlessly iterate on our Technology employee engagement strategy that will create a world class experience for our Zispters
  • Lead cultural integration with new teams and Zip acquisitions
  • Design, deliver and lead a memorable and impactful Technology onboarding experience to ensure Zipsters are ramping up at scale
  • Partner with our Talent Acquisition team to optimise how we structure teams, prioritise roles and create an impactful pre-day 1 experience
  • Work closely with our DEI committee to develop and scale initiatives across our Technology teams to create a more inclusive work environment
  • Curate onsite and offsite US Technology Zipster experiences and events that reinforce our values and Engineering principles
  • Own the strategy, design and execution of moments across Zip’s US Technology employment lifecycle not limited to celebrating milestones, team experiences, how we recognise transitions and company-wide moments
  • Launch and embed people programs designed in partnership with Technology employees and leaders, including our compensation, benefits and levelling across our global organisation
  • Identify opportunities to improve ways of work with a focus on how to better leverage data and feedback to level up how we scale processes globally
  • Be a trusted advisor and consultant for your key stakeholders

To help us level up, you'll bring:

  • 5-7+ years in a People Business Partner, People & Culture or Generalist role where you were responsible for developing implementing best practice people initiatives and advisory
  • Experience working closely with a high growth Engineering, Technology or R&D  team/function
  • A creative flair for creating experiences and moments that matter
  • A proven track record executing end-to-end programs and projects with proven organisational impact (ideally in employee engagement)
  • Passionate about listening, analysing and drawing insights from various sources of information
  • Analytical approach to leveraging data to support decision making 
  • Interest in working in a fast-paced, growth-oriented tech environment
  • Thrives on and actively seeks feedback to continue to grow and improve
  • Our values in your DNA: Customer First, Own It, Stronger Together and Change the Game
We’re proud to be a values-led business. They guide us in everything we do - how we work together and create game-changing experiences for our customers and fellow Zipsters.

If you only meet some of the requirements for this role, that's okay. We value a diverse range of backgrounds and ideas and believe this is fundamental for our future success. So, if you have the curiosity to learn and the willingness to teach what you know, we'd love to hear from you.

We pride ourselves on creating an inclusive workplace that provides equal opportunities to all persons regardless of their age, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or anything else.

What’s in it for you?

We offer a variety of perks and benefits to support you at both work and home. Here’s a taste of what you can expect!

●     Flexible working culture
●     Share incentive programs
●     20 days PTO every year
●     Generous paid parental leave
●     Leading family support policies
●     100% employer covered insurance
●     Beautiful Midtown office with a casual dress code
●     Learning and wellness subscription stipend
●     Company-sponsored 401k match
●     Remote First Friendly!

We want to make sure our recruitment processes are accessible and inclusive for all people. If there's any adjustments that need to be made to ensure you have a fair and equal experience in our recruitment process please let your Talent Acquisition Partner know. We are also a proud 2022 Circle Back initiative employer and commit to respond to every applicant.

Join us on our mission to be the first payment choice, everywhere and every day.
  • New York, NY
  • Full-Time
  • People & Culture
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