Senior HR Operations Generalist - Singapore or Sydney


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We are looking for a Senior HR Operations Generalist who will partner closely with the HR Director, APJ, regional leaders and functional HRBPs, and HR Ops to support our HR initiatives and activities in APJ.

What You Will Be Doing:

You will drive our focus on delivering a highly personalized, employee-centric experience.

  • Ensure that all of Elastic's HR activities and programs align with our overall goals, comply with legal requirements and foster an inspiring culture
  • Be an active team member in the APJ region and understand what matters to our people, at all levels within the organisation
  • Help us use the feedback gathered from regional teams to ensure our HR team engages in a high-touch way across the region
  • Build your presence and connections regionally to ensure that the HR team remains aware of the most meaningful people topics amongst our various teams and can make the highest impact when delivering programs
  • Provide input to the global benefits team on benefits roadmaps in the countries you are responsible for
  • Advise on local practice and policies in your region
What You Bring Along:

You thrive in ambiguity, adapt quickly to a changing environment, take a global view, are data driven and technically savvy and have a passion for bringing people insights to the business. Oh, and you know that sometimes laughter is, indeed, the best solution.

You think big, challenge convention and are excited to help us reinvent what we believe HR should be at Elastic. You also:

  • Have passion for People and love to see them thrive in the workplace
  • Find satisfaction in doing a great job and thrive as part of a team
  • Have real ambition to improve the employee experience at Elastic in your region
  • A relentless problem-solver: you always focus on the positives and how to address challenges, rather than simply identifying them;
  • Are a skilled communicator with excellent self-awareness and clearly communicate across languages and cultures

And you have:

  • 4+ years progressive experience in an HR Generalist role within the APJ region
  • Ability to build effective work relationships at all levels of the organization, influence behavior, and manage change
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication
  • Maybe another language relevant to the APJ region
  • High degree of integrity and honesty; ability to exercise confidentiality and neutrality in complex and sensitive situations
Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People

At Elastic, we strive to have parity of benefits across regions. While regulations differ from place to place, we believe taking care of people is the right thing to do.

  • Health coverage for you and your family.
  • Flexible location and schedule for many roles.
  • Generous number of vacation days each year.
  • Double your charitable giving — we match up to 1% of your salary.
  • Up to 40 hours each year to use toward volunteer projects you love.


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