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London, United Kingdom

This position is located on Old Street

Pivotal’s Story

As a recognized leader in disciplined agile and lean software development practices, Pivotal combines the Silicon Valley state of mind, modern approach, and infrastructure with organizations’ core expertise and values. Our cloud-native platform and suite of data tools drive software innovation for many of the world’s most admired brands, helping enterprises move at start-up speeds and with greater business agility. We optimize for change and teach next-generation developers to create and build new solutions, and are committed to open source and open standards.

Our methodology is about evolving, in both development and innovation, and our culture is empowering. Our 2,000+ employees across offices worldwide subscribe to an ethos of kindness. We make a point to bring empathy to each and every project, and are guided by a purposeful mission—to transform how the world builds software.


You’ll thrive in a busy and fast-paced environment, taking a hands-on approach to challenging work. You love to build relationships and excel at finding practical solutions to solve business problems. You are excited to collaborate with business leaders cross-functionally on a variety of people challenges. You like to have a deep understanding of the business you support and tailor your solutions to their needs. You are comfortable with using your creativity to experiment and develop resolutions to complex problems that may rise in the groups that you support. You are experienced in effectively managing employee relations matters.


Our people are our strategic advantage here at Pivotal. Our People Team (Human Resources) around the world partner with the business to drive employee engagement, development, and retention. Working in People Operations at Pivotal means being part of a global team that helps drive our business forward each and every day in truly special and impactful ways. You have the opportunity to work with different teams so you’ll experience all types of products and technologies. In 2017, Pivotal won the prestigious Bersin by Deloitte “What Works Award” for innovation in HR and digital transformation.

Your Day

As HRBP you will be responsible for a variety of human resources strategic initiatives, programs and policies, often encompassing several areas, including organisational development, operations, compensation, benefits, leadership development and employee training. The contributions of this role fundamentally impact the business processes, results and overall efficiency of both people and operations. In particular you will:

  • Consult and partner with management on HR topics such as people development, performance management, compensation assessments, coaching, employee relations matters etc.

  • Manage pre-employment transaction processing for new hires and promotions/transfers. This includes interacting with candidates on pre-employment inquiries and preparing offer letters.

  • Support work permit processing including business visits, short terms and long term assignments.

  • Manage Pivotal onboarding process including new joiner orientation, equipment provisioning, immigration controls, enrollment of benefits and handling all onboarding enquiries.

  • Provide sound advice on workplace policies & procedures and share knowledge appropriately on applicable legislation

  • Be an advocate for employee health and wellness and ensure we meet our obligations within the legislation to ensure the safety of self and others

Required Skills / Experience

  • 5+ years’ experience working in Human Resources in the UK, preferably in the technology industry and high growth environment

  • Sound knowledge of UK employment legislation

  • Empathy, emotional intelligence and a passion for people

  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills

  • Display and maintain a high level of sound judgement and confidentiality

  • Analytical mind-set with and strong problem-solving skills

  • Excellent English both verbal and written

  • Positive attitude with ability to function in an unstructured, highly dynamic environment with changing priorities.

  • Experience in change management strategies and tactics together with project management skills

Desired Skills / Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Business / Human Resources

  • Well developed consulting skills

  • Ability to influence all levels of leadership

  • Strong business acumen

Pivotal is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that will consider all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.