HR Manager - Maternity Cover - Full or Part Time

  • Business Operations
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time


As Google Cloud's premier partner in AI, we provide world-class businesses with cutting-edge data solutions in the cloud. We help clients take pioneering technology to the limits by combining our expertise in machine learning, data engineering, and analytics. With Google Cloud Platform as our foundation, we help businesses future-proof their solutions, deepen their understanding of consumers, increase competitive advantage and unlock operational efficiencies.

We are looking for an experienced HR Manager to join us for maternity cover starting in August 2022. You will join our current People Team of 7 and report directly to our Head of People & Culture. As HR Manager your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Administration of HR Systems - Managing our various internal systems, policies, and procedures including our HRIS and ATS to ensure all records are kept up to date and compliant, ensuring accurate reporting
  • Visa Sponsorship - Manage new and existing visa sponsorship via the Home Office SMS
  • Recruitment Support - work alongside the talent acquisition team to support recruiting projects, send and negotiate offer letters, organise employment contracts, and manage the onboarding process
  • Payroll - Liaise with our external accountants and internal finance team to manage the monthly payroll
  • Line Management - Direct line management of our Team Assistant
  • General HR Management - This is a varied role and you will also help manage various internal initiatives, L&D projects, policy writing, responding to and prioritising various questions from employees and managers etc.


  • Prior experience in a HR Management role or equivalent
  • Experience managing the visa sponsorship process via the Home Office SMS and a good understanding of the process
  • Comfortable managing recruitment processes and offering guidance to line managers and other team members
  • Previous line management experience
  • Be a team player and willing to help out in all areas of the business
  • CIPD Level 5 or above


  • Experience with BambooHR and Workable


The Basics: 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays, choice of laptop, pension scheme (rises by an extra 1% per year of service), team bonus payable annually, tech scheme, home equipment allowance

Health & Wellbeing: Private Healthcare Insurance, Discounted Gym Membership, Cycle to Work and Tech Scheme

Learning: Datatonic encourages continuous learning at all levels with a freedom to explore the latest tools and technologies as well as regular knowledge-sharing activities.

Career Development: A personalised development plan to ensure you hit your professional goals with a clear roadmap for progression

Impact: The opportunity to work on cutting-edge AI and ML solutions spanning multiple industries and with market-leading organisations

Innovation: Access to Datatonic LABs, our Research & Development hub. Experiment and bring forward ideas, create impactful and meaningful work in a creative and collaborative environment - even just for fun!

Office Environment: A modern office set in the innovation hub of Canary Wharf with complimentary fruit, cookies, tea/coffee throughout the day as well as a shared café and working space with panoramic views of London

Team Vibe & Social: A welcoming and friendly team plus regular monthly social events and team off-sites including Tasty Tuesdays (paid lunch) and Thirsty Thursdays (team drinks).


Our UK headquarters is based in a tech-centric environment in the centre of Canary Wharf. We also have offices in Stockholm, Geneva, Munich, and Barcelona, and we work with clients in many other European countries. We allow for flexible working hours and the possibility of remote work.

We’re an eclectic team with lots of different interests and personalities. We have many different roles across data science, engineering, analytics, consulting, marketing, business development, and operations. As a company, we have a strong emphasis on learning and professional development. Our core values are:

Cultivating Excellence

A hub for continuous learning, curiosity, developing ideas, testing things out - and then putting ‘excellence’ into practice.

Owning It

Working collaboratively in cross-functional teams to achieve customer delight. We love what we do and draw immense satisfaction from taking responsibility and seeing the results of our work.

Purposeful Impact

Creating positive change for our customers, using the most relevant machine learning and analytics approaches and the best technologies to meet real business needs.

Winning with Partners & Friends

Our business has been built on great partnerships and open-source collaboration. It’s one thing to be successful, but to do it in partnership with great people and other great companies is even better in our opinion.

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