Global Head of Talent Acquisition

PayFit is hiring!


PayFit simplifies payroll management and HR processes for companies. We have built a fast, intuitive and automated SaaS solution to help business owners and HR professionals save time and money allowing them to refocus on what really matters: their employees. With PayFit, employees have a dedicated access to their payslips and are able to efficiently manage their leave and expense requests.

Their mission is to support the digital transformation of HR management through a reliable SaaS solution providing a unique experience for their users.

With a strong presence in France since 2015, they have been quickly growing in Germany, Spain, the UK and are soon to launch in Italy. They are trusted by more than 3,500 clients including companies such as Big Mamma, MinuteBuzz and Sellsy. Over 500 PayFiters have already joined the adventure and they have raised €95 million to continue their development.

Job Description

Who are we? 🚀

PayFit is one of the fastest growing SaaS startups in Europe with 560 employees and over 5,000 customers in just a few years, launching in Italy to replicate the success in France, Germany, UK and Spain.

Backed by a group of highly reputable institutional investors, PayFit is revolutionising HR software by automating payroll and simplifying HR management for SMEs. Our mission is to support the digital transformation of SME's Human Resources through a reliable SaaS solution that offers a unique experience to its users. We leverage our own coding language to customise our software quickly to each market, so that our customers can easily process payslips, request holidays and manage their expenses.

Named one the most attractive startup to work for in France by LinkedIn in 2020, part of the Next 40 in France and 120 in Europe, we're passionate and enthusiastic about our mission, and committed to maintaining a culture that cares deeply about its employees and customers.

Scaling our Talent Acquisition 💡

We look for a Talent Acquisition leader that can help us to accelerate on building our Global Talent Acquisition strategy and roadmap. You are also in charge of growing and get our TA teams fulfilled. You are a PayFit ambassador and embody our values. As a key leader of our organisation, you report to the CPFO and belongs to the PayFit Leadership Team.

Your role ⭐

You'll be in charge of : You build our PayFit TA vision and roadmap with TA managers and stakeholdersYou help your teams and their stakeholders to build the right hiring strategies and plans You make our tools powerful and our hiring processes efficientOur hirings managers & interviewers are clear on how we approach hiring at PayFit effectivelyYou motivate TA teams and contribute to their fulfillment You coach TA teams and develop them to be more impactfulYou lead search for key senior rolesYou help us to make progress our D&I hiring goals You help going to the next level on sourcing and talent pipeline buildingYou own a Fulfilling Candidate experience and measure regularlyYou build our employer branding strategy You are a PayFit ambassador and share your vision externally

Preferred Experience

This job has been tailored for you if... 🦄

You can demonstrate a:

  • You have already scaled a talent acquisition organisation successfully in a fast growing tech environment- You are a strong leader in building a vision and embarking your teams to deliver on it
  • You are a successful manager in making your teams grow and be fulfilled
  • You have an international experience and know some of our european markets
  • You’ve got strategic and analytical skills- You speak both french and english fluently
  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills,
  • You’re able to manage topics and projects at the same time

What we offer ❤️

  • an amazing working environment with a work from anywhere policy

Recruitment Process

Hiring process ⚙️

1️⃣ Applicant initial validation
2️⃣ Interview with Caroline, our Chief People Officer
3️⃣ Case study
4️⃣ Interviewers with team members and stakeholders

Want to know more about our epic team? 👀


We are looking for passionate and innovative people who want to build the next big success story with us! Do you recognise yourself in these words? Do you want to join an incredible adventure? Tell us who you are, what you’ve done and what you're looking to achieve. We’ll be more than happy to meet you

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 June 2021
  • Location: Paris, France (75017)
  • Possible partial remote