Human Resources Manager

San Francisco

Who We Are

Formation is looking for a deeply curious and passionate HR Manager to deliver on all HR practices with a culture first approach, and offer strategic, value-add counsel to our company on all HR-related matters. This role is a blend of operations and business partnering, and a background touching many parts of a business from an HR perspective will serve you well. This role is located in San Francisco.

We place tremendous value on being multidisciplinary, collaborative, and lifelong learners. We are looking for an HR Manager to help lead efforts in further growing our company. You will play a meaningful role in attracting and retaining great Formation Team Members who align with our company goals and culture.

This role will have the opportunity to define and drive the strategic direction as the company grows to meet new demands. Basically, you have the opportunity to own all of HR, building from scratch, and optimizing what is already in place.

As one of the members of this business-critical team, you will:

  • Drive an exceptional company-wide employee experience
  • Act as a key contributor to Formation’s success by supporting successful business outcomes and a culture first approach to all HR practices including performance, leadership and succession, learning and development, headcount planning and career pathways
  • Contribute to the HR team’s overall success and development by leading key initiatives
  • Deliver efficient and effective HR processes and systems such as leave applications, payroll processing, immigration, governance, employee mobility, personal data, onboarding, offboarding etc

What You Bring to Formation:

  • Both generalist capabilities and expertise in either Leadership Development/Capability, Learning or Total Rewards & Compliance
  • Strong knowledge of performance and compensation practices in the US
  • Passion for and excitement to drive culture first HR practices
  • Ability and willingness to be flexible and nimble in the work you do as we are a fast growing company with a small HR team
  • Enjoy influencing through strong data-driven insights as well as prior experiences and gained expertise
  • Experience with business discussions
  • Global experience is advantageous, however, must be deeply experienced and knowledgeable in US employment practices

About Formation

Formation distills complex customer data into uniquely tailored experiences; we orchestrate physical and digital exchanges into one seamless journey. Our business is building lasting, trusted relationships between people and brands—and making it look easy.

We're already reaching millions of people a day, and we're just getting started. Our founding leadership is equal parts business, design, and engineering—because we believe differing perspectives + passionate discourse achieve the greatest outcomes. We are collectively talented, but also humble. We give our whole selves. We love learning new things.

We are an equal-opportunity employer, and strive to make hiring decisions that reflect that. If you're up for the challenge of a lifetime, we're looking for outstanding talent to join our team.