People Systems Specialist at Octopus Energy

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August 25, 2023

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We’re looking for a People Systems Specialist (HRIS) to join our People Operations team in London. 

You will work closely with the People Operations team and Leads across the organisation to continuously improve our people systems and processes and ultimately enhance people’s experience throughout their journey with us. 

You will be accountable for the maintenance and development of the organisation’s global people systems (from HRIS, references system to employee engagement tool) to measurably enhance individual experience and organisational performance. 

From ensuring managers are set up for success at the onboarding stage through to ensuring team members leave as ambassadors to the company. This role has a significant focus on people system excellence and manager enablement.  

You will provide proactive and reactive guidance to team members and managers on our people processes and systems. As well as manage people systems projects end to end from discovery, design, testing through to delivery and beyond. 

We are looking for a growth focused, hands-on specialist who sees the people processes and systems as an opportunity to empower others and build relationships  so that they can manage effectively their team members.  What you'll do Lead the development and enhancement of people systems functionality globally to improve people experienceEngage with key stakeholders internally and externally to ensure systems are fully operational, utilised and keeping on top of trends and system upgrades Support and lead on the people systems element of wider People Operations projectsAssist and coach users with speedy resolution of any escalated people system issuesCreate and maintain support guides (where absolutely required or extremely helpful) for the team to manageManage people systems security, auditing and ensure compliance

What you'll needLove of enhancing people experience through people technologyIn-depth experience in HRIS and system processes (ideally in Hibob)Exceptional written and verbal communication skillsExceptional team player who can collaborate with stakeholders across the organisationAbility to think outside the box and defined normsPassion for driving changePassion for technology and to drive productivity and efficiency Highly motivated and enthusiasticMust be a quick learner with the ability to work using your own initiativeMust be a good problem solver who thrives under pressure and loves a challenge

Why else you'll love it hereWondering what the salary for this role is? Just ask us! On a call with one of our recruiters it's something we always cover as we genuinely want to match your experience with the correct salary. The reason why we don't advertise is because we honestly have a degree of flexibility and would never want salary to be a reason why someone doesn't apply to Octopus - what's more important to us is finding the right octofit!Octopus Energy is a unique culture. An organisation where people learn, decide, and build quicker. Where people work with autonomy, alongside a wide range of amazing co-owners, on projects that break new ground. We want your hard work to be rewarded with perks you actually care about! We won best company to work for in 2022, on Glassdoor we were voted 50 best places to work in 2022 and our Group CEO, Greg has recorded a podcast about our culture and how we empower our people. We’ve also been placed in the top 10 companies for senior leadershipVisit our UK perks hub - Octopus Employee BenefitsIf this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.

Studies have shown that some groups of people, like women, are less likely to apply to a role unless they meet 100% of the job requirements. Whoever you are, if you like one of our jobs, we encourage you to apply as you might just be the candidate we hire. Across Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our people are our strongest asset and the unique skills and perspectives people bring to the team are the driving force of our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, an inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone.

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