Head of Human Resources - FinTech

Location: Singapore River, Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Ambition Executive Search
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH230186_1550030340
  • Fast growing FinTech
  • Engaging and international work environment
  • Newly created role

Our client, a well-known fintech company with successful operations in Asia and the Americas. As a leading player in their segment they are backed by global institutional investors and featured by global media houses for innovation in the alternative payments space.


As Head of People Operations, you will be responsible for the full employee lifecycle management and leading the HR initiatives across the company. You will own and manage all aspects of the company's day-to-day and overall HR and recruiting operations while supporting hiring managers with all aspects of recruiting and develop creative sourcing strategies for filling open roles with top-level talent. A big focus for your role will be on employee engagement wherein you are required to act as the first point of contact and a trusted advisor to a highly engaged workforce. As part of leading the HR program, you will build a performance management system and overlook talent development as well as all HR policies, procedures, compensation structure/philosophy and employee relations. This role works very closely with the senior management of a fast-growing progressive company and will have significant impact on the company's culture and operations.


  • At least eight years of holistic Human Resources experience
  • Demonstrated achievement recruiting, hiring, and building a scalable culture
  • Proven track record of driving employee engagement initiatives
  • Understanding of employment laws and their impact on HR matters, specifically compliance with local and regional laws
  • Experience working at a fast-growing start-up while building the HR infrastructure is highly valued

If you are interested, please contact Bilal Ahmed on (65) 6854 5656 or click APPLY NOW quoting reference number 230186. Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be notified. For more information, please visit www.ambition.com.sg. Data provided is for recruitment purposes only.
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