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Head of Talent

Full Time, Permanent — Sydney, NSW

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Head of Talent

What you'll do

  • Manage and lead the recruitment operations.
  • Bring creative ideas on how to attract the best talent in the market. We will work together to be unique in our sourcing strategy to help Brighte’s teams grow.
  • Be a champion for our employer brand. We have an incredible story to tell and a lot of people to share it with!
  • Develop a talent pool framework that helps the business map out its workforce requirements and work backwards to an efficient, effective recruitment strategy.
  • Partner with the incredible People team on the best ways of working together. One team, one dream.
  • Get creative on all the ways we can create a candidate experience that delights. Help us build an experience that sets us apart.
  • Develop a culture of data and analytical rigor and build the foundations to enable data-informed recruitment and actionable insights. Help tell our recruitment and hire quality story to the business through data.
  • Partner with the Talent Acquisition Lead and Hiring Managers to build a scalable, objective, and consistent recruitment process to ensure we can hire fairly and efficiently.
  • Coach hiring managers on talent acquisition best practice.
  • Get involved and drive talent projects and programs that elevate our ways of working and Brighte’s brand in the market.
  • Who you are

  • Extensive experience in a recruitment operations or people operations leadership role in tech-led companies that have undergone significant headcount growth in a short space of time
  • A highly strategic operator, an excellent people manager and someone who has a demonstrably successful leadership track record and trajectory in fast-paced companies.
  • Experience managing programs and operations in a company at scale.
  • Interested in scaling teams, people analytics and excited to help build something amazing.
  • Strong coach manager, with at least 3 years of experience in people management.
  • Command of data with strong analytical and modelling skills. Exceptional ability to join quantitative and qualitative approaches to frame and synthesise complex business problems into clear, concise and easy-to-understand goals.
  • You are a lifelong learner. You are constantly finding ways to improve your craft, learn new skills, and take on challenges.
  • You are empathetic and work hard to understand what is important to your leaders and team. You bring a human approach to talent acquisition.
  • You hustle to get things done. You seek to improve processes to help us level-up as a team.
  • You flex your communication style up and down an organisation. You know when your stakeholder needs the detail or just the high-level points.
  • Why Brighte?

  • Employee Share Options. We want to build a successful company which means sharing the potential upside together.
  • Flexible working. It's all about balance so feel free to work from home when you need to.
  • Generous Parental Leave Policy. We couldn't get where we are today without our families.
  • Diversity and Inclusion. Winning Best Workplace Diversity award at the 2020 Finnies.
  • Employee Assistance Program. For confidential financial, work, relationship, or wellbeing support.
  • Recognition and Reward Brighte Stars program. We drive a culture of recognition and celebration by shining a light on our accomplishments and everyday victories.
  • Nutritious food. A well-stocked pantry including free breakfast, daily fresh fruit, espresso coffee, yoghurt, Tim Tams and many more snacks to make work feel a little more like home. We've also got kombucha, beer, and wine on tap.
  • End-of-Trip Facilities. Cycle in to work, lock up your wheels, and have a shower in our end of trip facilities with towel service and hair dryers.
  • Apply now or see all openings
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