People Manager

  • 9 Appold St, Hackney, London EC2A 2AP, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

About Yapily

Yapily is here to power a new era of financial services so that everyone can receive faster, affordable and personalised financial products. 

Yapily uses an open API, powering applications behind the scenes, to seamlessly connect and securely access financial information. We enable companies to access financial information to enrich the customer experience in Banking, Lending, Payments, Accounting and Money Management.

Yapily raised more than $18m funding and this is an incredibly exciting time to join the business as our international presence is rapidly increasing.

Job Description

We are currently looking for an amazing People Lead to manage our Human Resources department. You will work with the leadership team on the best strategy for the business and partner with hiring managers to create frameworks to best support our employees growth in the business.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Work with the Head of Operation to organise clear HR processes across the business (onboarding, internal policies, performance reviews and management, probation, recognition)

  • Developing and maintaining a positive workplace culture by advocating Diversity and Inclusion practices

  • Act as a strategic partner with the leadership team to help define their growth and functional strategy

  • Implement internal professional development plans along with training programs

  • Provide regular reporting on People metrics to help inform business decisions including on organisational structure

  • Maintain relationships with hiring managers across the business

  • Design, implement, roll out, and manage annual appraisal processes


Ideal candidate: 

  • A minimum of 2-4 years of relevant experience

  • Strong passion for Human Resources, People and Culture

  • Strong interest in Diversity and Inclusion

  • Previous People management experience in a tech fast-growing startup

  • Some experience of learning and development/training

  • Experience setting and developing a great culture

  • CIPD qualification welcome

Additional Information

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.