People Advisory Manager

  • Full-time

Company Description

Visa is a world leader in digital payments, facilitating more than 215 billion payments transactions between consumers, merchants, financial institutions and government entities across more than 200 countries and territories each year. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, convenient, reliable and secure payments network, enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive.

When you join Visa, you join a culture of purpose and belonging – where your growth is priority, your identity is embraced, and the work you do matters. We believe that economies that include everyone everywhere, uplift everyone everywhere. Your work will have a direct impact on billions of people around the world – helping unlock financial access to enable the future of money movement.

Join Visa: A Network Working for Everyone.

Job Description

Visa’s People Advisory team is focused on balancing our capability, capacity & delivery of Visa’s people agenda through people related services & solutions for our clients. We are seeking a manager-level generalist with a client-centric mindset to provide consultative, advisory services to support managers and leading with empathy in responding to workplace matters and interactions. Initial areas of focus include talent development advisory, annual review support, team effectiveness, performance management, conflict resolution, and other policy interpretation and consultation. The role will continue to evolve and expand as the People Advisory team grows. 

Responsible for elevating the manager experience across all People-related competencies. Provide coaching to managers on a variety of people management matters.


  • Provide support to People Leaders for a variety of situations and programs like performance management, conflict resolution, talent development, annual review support, etc.
  • Lead efforts with People Leaders to facilitate effective management of teams and resolve issues that may arise in the workplace between employees and managers
  • Respond thoughtfully to questions regarding HR policy, process on the topics above
  • Provide detailed analytics and interpretation of data to drive informed business decisions
  • Respond to inquiries and provide overall cross functional support as needed, partner with other people teams as needed for inputs and alignment


Basic Qualifications:

5 years of relevant work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or at least 2 years of work experience with an Advanced degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 0 years of work experience with a PhD

Preferred Qualifications:
• HR Generalist talent who leads with empathy and able to pivot depending on the needs of the organization
• Foster a client-focused environment and mindset to ensure delivery of an exceptional employee experience
• Possess an in depth understanding of the disciplines across People functions including employee relations and People Business Partner/generalist experience
• Experience in driving effective resolution to a variety of situations from performance management to conflict resolution with empathy and understanding in all interactions with a high degree of discretion and judgement and knowing when to ask for guidance/thought leadership
• Experience with consulting people leaders on a variety of HR topics including promotions, compensation changes, annual review, etc.
• Strong written, verbal and listening skills including the ability to write cohesive emails, summaries and plans/reports
• Demonstrated effective problem-solving skills and managing in ambiguity while building effective cross functional relationships/partnerships
• Proven ability to make judgment calls and sound, ethical decisions displaying a heightened level of responsibility, confidentiality, integrity and professionalism
• Strong attention to detail and high work standards in support of accurate, flawless delivery
• Ability to balance employer and employee advocacy
• Preferred experience working in Payments, Technology, multinational/global large- scale brand company

This is a hybrid position. Hybrid employees can alternate time between both remote and office. Employees in hybrid roles are expected to work from the office two to three days a week (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and alternating Thursdays) with a general guidepost of being in the office 50% of the time based on business needs.

Additional Information

Work Hours: Varies upon the needs of the department.

Travel Requirements: This position requires travel 5-10% of the time.

Mental/Physical Requirements: This position will be performed in an office setting.  The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers.

Visa is an EEO Employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable local law, including the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.

U.S. APPLICANTS ONLY: The estimated salary range for a new hire into this position is 96,100.00 to 125,000.00 USD, which may include potential sales incentive payments (if applicable). Salary may vary depending on job-related factors which may include knowledge, skills, experience, and location. In addition, this position may be eligible for bonus and equity. Visa has a comprehensive benefits package for which this position may be eligible that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, 401 (k), FSA/HSA, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, and Wellness Program.
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