EMEA HR Regional Lead

eventbrite

THE CHALLENGE
Eventbrite is a people-first organization. Our goal of building the global platform for live experience relies on the foundation of top talent and strong company culture. We want to harness our mission and the culture of our company to enable our staff (our Britelings) to thrive in service to that mission. 

THE TEAM
Our Briteling Experience (BX) team is charged with attracting, engaging, and retaining the diverse talent we need to win. We partner with our global teams to develop initiatives that foster an engaging experience for Britelings to perform to the highest standard. 

THE ROLE
We are looking for a Regional Human Resource Lead for our EMEA region. You will lead the Regional HR function for this region and partner with global partners inside and outside of BX to design and deliver a Briteling experience across the regions. This is both a strategic and hands-on role that provides full-cycle HR support. You will report to the Head of BX Partners based in Texas, USA and be part of an exciting global team.  

 

YOU WILL

 

  • Lead the regional/local needs and collaborate cross-functionally with functional and global leaders, key partners, and with the Briteling Experience team to successfully design, strengthen, and implement effective and efficient talent solutions to attract, develop, engage and retain employees.
  • Provide consultative advice and support to leaders to address regional specific People and Employment issues, including mitigating risk and managing situations that result in full compliance and the best possible outcomes for the company, teams, and Britelings.
  • Enhance the outcomes around diversity, equity, and inclusion aligned with the functional business units and the broader company commitments; Design an approach to DEI that includes leadership capability and advocacy and has measurable outcomes.
  • Support the creation and drive the implementation in the region of global people programs, including performance development, engagement and diversity, equity and inclusion commitments, in a way that strengthens local employee engagement and culture.
  • Ensure policies and practices are compliant, competitive, and aligned with our global philosophy and within the regional markets and practices, as well as consistently communicated and enforced throughout the Briteling experience.
  • Provide coaching and ensure the investigation and resolution of local employee relations issues.
  • Ensure the EMEA Briteling experience across the entire lifecycle meets the evolving needs of our Britelings in an innovative way; seek out and implement process improvements.
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    THE SKILL SET

     

  • 8+ years of experience with comprehensive responsibilities, including leading a Regional HR function in fast-paced, global, public technology companies (6 to 10 yrs overall experience) experience high-growth and market expansions.
  • Business partnership experience grounded in strong business acumen and HR expertise, including a consultative approach with leaders and managers.
  • Proven experience as a Regional HR leader including the development and coaching of employees, prioritizing objectives, driving strategic plans, and measuring the effectiveness; Proven experience building site strategy and guiding site strategies that involve multiple stakeholder groups and require a data driven approach to solutions and measuring results.
  • Experience in managing complex employee relations issues; shaping and building practices and policies via the fact pattern of employee relations.
  • Proven expertise in using data to drive solutions and impact; including applying analytics skills to events such as exit surveys and interviews to provide local perspective to larger scale challenges etc. Applying a lens of diversity, equity and inclusion to the work we do; Experience bringing expertise to the regional talent strategy and partnering in to broader company level work Experience balancing strategic projects and hands-on work; engaging in the process and also building new processes and programs related to the work with scale in mind.
  • Self-directed and able to effectively manage several situations simultaneously.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and cultural awareness; Experience in driving robust change management and implementation plans. 
  • Ability to build relationships and collaborate with global cross-functional teams and partners across all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to influence and partner with different levels of the organization to achieve results.
  • Strong understanding and knowledge of the Spanish talent environments and local employment laws and regulations.
  • Familiarity with Workday and other external vendors and tools.
  • Demonstrated success in a fast-moving environment, fast-growing technology companies.
  • Calm in the face of uncertainty; comfortable working in a dynamic environment.
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    BONUS POINTS

     

  • Experience in a global tech organization with a US headquarters.
  • Active Eventbrite user with a passion for live events.
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    WHAT WE OFFER
    At Eventbrite, we strive to support our Britelings and their loved ones through different stages of life with robust and attractive benefits, financial and physical wellness options, and great perks. In addition to offering a competitive salary and company stock, we have other great benefits available. In the Briteland, you’ll find great medical plans, fertility and adoption benefits, wellness reimbursement, generous parental leave, and much more. 
    We care about your mental health and wellbeing.
    Our employees enjoy free coaching sessions with Modern Health. We also offer free therapy sessions with a psychologist. You’ll also have access to private medical insurance for you and your family, that includes dental care. And our wellness program to pay for your gym expenses. 
    We work hard to cultivate a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where Britelings feel like they belong. 
    Employees can participate in resource groups and we offer programming throughout the year to support a diverse and inclusive workplace. 
    We offer ongoing training and career development that meets people where they are in their careers. 
    We offer unlimited access to courses in Udemy, leadership coaching for all managers, Briteling led talks, and weekly company-wide town halls with our CEO. We take culture seriously and design programs with employee feedback in mind to make Eventbrite a great place to work no matter where you work from in the world. 
    Work-life balance & flexibility is extremely important to us.
    Our employees can choose what works best for them: work in one of our offices, be fully remote or the best of both worlds! We believe in a flexible working environment to allow Britelings to perform at their best ensuring a healthy work-life balance. We have recently implemented Britebreak Fridays: all Britelings turn off their computers and take the first Friday of every month off to focus on their wellbeing. 
    ABOUT EVENTBRITE
    Eventbrite is a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform that serves a community of hundreds of thousands of event creators in nearly 180 countries. Since inception, Eventbrite has been at the center of the experience economy, transforming the way people organize and attend events. The company was founded by Julia Hartz, Kevin Hartz and Renaud Visage, with a vision to build a self-service platform that would make it possible for anyone to create and sell tickets to live experiences. The Eventbrite platform provides an intuitive, secure, and reliable service that enables creators to plan and execute their live and online events, whether it’s an annual culinary festival attracting thousands of foodies, a professional webinar, a weekly yoga workshop or a youth dance class. With over 290 million tickets distributed for over 5 million total events in 2021, Eventbrite is where people all over the world discover new things to do or new ways to do more of what they love. Learn more at www.eventbrite.com.
    IS THIS ROLE NOT AN EXACT FIT?
    Eventbrite is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff, and applications from all suitably qualified individuals are encouraged, regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 
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