Sydney , Australia
ThoughtWorks' mission is quite simple: to better humanity through software, while creating a more socially and economically just world. We are a global company of passionate technologists. We specialize in disruptive thinking, cutting-edge technology, and a hard-line focus on delivery. Our clients have ambitious missions to change their industry, their government, and their society. We provide software design and delivery, pioneering tools and consulting to help them succeed.
We are looking for a People Operations Lead to work within our People team to drive exceptional performance and manage all people matters in a sensitive and professional manner. You will able to work closely with domestic and international stakeholders to deliver a seamless people support service. A key component of this role will be to run our bi-annual pay review and drive a quarterly grade review, showcasing your exceptional project management skills!
All days will be different, so we have assumed what a normal month will look like:
- Drive the bi-annual pay review
- Drive the quarterly grade review
- Managing underperformance & performance plans
- Development and communication of all policies
- Informal and formal support of employees in HR related issues / situations
- Gender equality reporting to the WGEA + Employer of Choice for Gender Equality
- Advisor to Australian Management Team on various people matters.
- Ad hoc reporting
We are looking for someone with 5+ years experience working in a HR Generalist role. You will ideally be degree qualified with a strong understanding of Australian employment law. You will be comfortable having those sometimes tough conversations and able to coach our leaders how to have them effectively. We will look to you as a subject matter expert on a number of people related topics, so you will have the experience required to navigate the team through this. With a positive attitude and strong communication skills, you will be excited about an opportunity to join ThoughtWorks and make this exciting role your own.
ThoughtWorks is a global technology and digital transformation consultancy. We are a community of passionate individuals who share a common purpose to revolutionize software design, creation and delivery, while advocating for positive social change. We help organisations challenge the status quo and create meaningful, scalable differentiation at speed through technology and design. We love to get better at what we do, at how we think. We love to learn. We love to share.
We are community that nurtures and celebrates talent, irrespective of gender, background and any bias. Diversity is in our DNA and is a core part of our culture. The decisions we make as a business revolve around inclusivity and equality. We are honored to have been awarded as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality and are proud to say that 48% of ThoughtWorks Australia identify as women, in an industry where the norm is much lower. Respect, continuous feedback and a non-hierarchical structure are all an important part of our culture. As ThoughtWorkers, we have equal opportunities to grow, share our ideas and even re-invent ourselves.
What’s on Offer
ThoughtWorks offers a community-oriented environment centred around learning, sharing, growing and feedback. All ThoughtWorkers receive an annual professional development allowance to attend conferences, courses, workshops and to purchase books. Our large network of mentors and coaches provide a supportive environment to connect with the ThoughtWorks' community, as well as the opportunity to develop professionally and personally.
Other benefits include a generous paid parental leave package, a communications allowance, free and discounted tickets to major industry conferences, and catered Friday lunches as a chance to connect with each other each week.
If you’d like to find your home in tech at ThoughtWorks, please apply.