head of people

open position

GHCO is one of the fastest-growing liquidity providers specialising in exchange traded funds (ETFs). We strive to create more transparent and accessible financial markets for all types of investors. We make ETFs accessible in worldwide by focusing on intelligent algorithmic trading, building a reliable market presence, and cultivating the expertise to price a wide range of products. We are a small team of expert traders and software engineers looking for bright, kind and passionate people who have an interest in advancing the state of the art in algorithmic trading. We are building a team with diverse perspectives, skills, passions and backgrounds. 

GHCO takes a holistic and collaborative approach to solving the firm’s core business problems.  You will be in a key strategic position in the company, helping to grow the business and shape a unique culture.  

a little bit

about you

  • You are dynamic, creative and love challenging the status quo
  • You have a few years of work experience in recruitment or human resources
  • You have previously worked with high growth startups
  • You are a champion of diversity and believe in supporting a healthy work environment
  • You are a self-starter, able to work autonomously, juggle a variety of tasks and collaborate with different teams
  • You have excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • You thrive in an international team and are comfortable working with different offices remotely (UK, US, EU)
as our head of people

you will

own the recruitment and the development of the team experience. Our head of people will partner with all areas of the firm to help find the right talent for the right roles. We want to build an inclusive recruitment process second to none and attract top-tier talent to our business, people who will support our mission and turn into incredible driving forces. We also aim to raise the bar for employee wellness, forge a supportive environment where everyone can feel empowered and bring their best self to work every day. 

Some of the responsibilities we expect you to take over: 

  • write and post job opportunities that reflect our passion and drive
  • screen candidates and be first point of contact on introductory calls
  • work with the team to identify roles and talents to build GHCO
  • streamline the onboarding process of new joiners
  • refresh the employee handbook and policies to reflect our growth and unique culture
  • champion the company culture and diversity
  • organise events to bring the team together and celebrate its successes
  • manage relationships with the diversity networks we partner with
The expected

benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Career development opportunities
  • 25-day holidays + bank holidays
  • WFH policy covering all hardware requirements
  • Comprehensive pension plan
  • Private health insurance via Vitality Health
The unexpected

benefits

  • Flexible working and part-time possible
  • Casual work environment - no need for a suit, unless that’s your preferred attire
  • Free lunch delivered every day
  • Free breakfast from the company's kitchen
  • Regular team gatherings
  • 50% off gym membership via Vitality Health
  • Your birthday off

Join
the team

Working at GHCO means more than just a job. You will develop lifelong friendships, learn new skills, discover new abilities and be part of something greater. To each one of us, GHCO stands for something different. Whether it’s diversity, creativity, support, commitment or career development, we all find meaning at GHCO.