Etsy is the global marketplace for unique and creative goods. We build, power, and evolve the tools and technologies that connect entrepreneurs with buyers around the world. Etsy, Inc.’s ‘house of brands’ portfolio has expanded to now include four individually distinct ecommerce brands – Etsy, fashion resale marketplace Depop, musical instrument marketplace Reverb, and Brazil-based handmade goods marketplace Elo7. As an Etsy employee, you’ll tackle unique problems alongside talented coworkers committed to Keeping Commerce Human. We’re large enough that you’ll focus on meaningful, complex challenges, but small enough that you can make a rewarding impact.
What’s the role?
We are looking for a Senior HR Generalist to support our People team’s goal of improving the quality of customer service and operations.
As the Sr. HR Generalist, you will be responsible for collaborating across the People team to provide operational, process-related support needed to ensure that our team is able to meet its goals. Do you find joy in enjoy building rapport and collaborating with teams to meet a goal? If so, this could be the perfect match.
This is a full-time position reporting to the Manager, Sr. HR Generalist. For this role, we are considering candidates based in the United States who are either remote, flex, or office-based. Etsy offers different work modes to meet the variety of needs and preferences of our team. Learn more about our flexible work options and vaccination policy here.
What does the day-to-day look like?
Lead the team in improving & streamlining HR operational work, being functional lead in developing HR Generalist playbook
Ensure process and document compliance; building compliance into all we do
Actively identify process improvement opportunities to better demonstrate technology and help the People Operations team scale
Lead day-to-day operations of the People Ops team, leading our HR channels of communication and employee self-service portal
Build strong partnerships to ensure successful collaborations within the People team
Maintaining employment records and changes while ensuring data integrity
Participate in cross-functional team based projects as needed
Qualities that will help you thrive in this role are:
5+ years of HR related experience and proven HR applied proficiency
Workday experience is required
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Excellent interpersonal skills and attention to detail.
Detailed oriented and able to balance multiple projects simultaneously
Strong work ethic, sense of urgency and ability to handle challenging priorities
You have a Bachelor’s Degree, or equivalent experience, preferably in human resources
Substantial HR experience: you have in-depth knowledge of HR laws, immigration, strategies, policies, and practices
A forward-thinking approach coupled with a keen sense of organization
If you’re interested in joining the team at Etsy, please send a cover letter and resume telling us why you’d be right for the position. As you’ve hopefully seen already, Etsy is a place that values individuality and variety. We don’t want you to be like everyone else – we want you to be like you! So write to us and tell us what you’re all about.
At Etsy, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We encourage people from all backgrounds, ages, abilities, and experiences to apply. Etsy is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or caregiver status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application and interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. While Etsy supports visa sponsorship, sponsorship opportunities may be limited to certain roles and skillsets.
For U.S. roles only:
Many Etsy roles are open to remote candidates, and you’ll be able to identify which ones within the location header of each job description. We’re open to remote hires from all U.S. states except Hawaii and Alaska. For candidates who will work remotely from Colorado, visit this link for information related to Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.