Blue Bottle is writing a new chapter to the story and traditions of coffee and hospitality, and the HR Specialist will play a key role in supporting our exceptional growth.
This is an amazing opportunity to help drive the Human Resources function at one of the fastest-growing specialty coffee and consumer brands in the world.
Blue Bottlers love our company, products, and mission - a great foundation from which to make Blue Bottle the place to start and pursue a career in world-
class hospitality and delicious food & beverage.
You will :
Act as the first point of contact on the People team for employees and leaders
Play a role in designing, implementing and executing sustainable HR programs, systems and processes
Find ways to make every aspect of the employee lifecycle a delightful and hospitable experience, from onboarding to offboarding and everything in between
Partner, investigate and resolve employee relations matters and investigations including workplace conflicts or allegations of policy and / or legal violations;
work to ensure issues are properly identified, reported, investigated and resolved
Support recruiting for our rapidly growing organization
Be a key point-of-contact for reporting on employee data, both internally to team members and externally
Execute HR transactions with an eye towards timely, accurate processing of employee data
Support payroll processing through auditing of time cards, deductions, and pay stubs
Assist with new hire onboarding including collect employment verification documents
Work with global People team to align the local HR practices with Blue Bottle’s guidelines and initiatives
You are :
Collaborative and build trust-based relationships with employees
Comfortable with ambiguity, rapidly changing environments, and building from scratch
Motivated to bring a hospitality mindset to our team members
Dedicated to confidentiality and respecting team member data accuracy and compliance
A good communicator and use a collaborative mentality in your work
Curious and enjoy learning new things
Passionate about high quality coffee and pastries
You have :
3+ years experience in Human Resources as an HR Generalist, HR Business Partner or HR Operations Specialist, ideally in Consumer Retail, Food & Beverages or Hospitality industry
Broad familiarity with general HR disciplines and best practices (recruiting, training, compensation / benefits) and ability to apply practices with judgment to specific situations
Specific experience with employee relations and navigating difficult situations and conversations
Superb judgment and integrity, including excellent decision making skills and a bias to action
Significant experience with Google Suite (e.g., Sheets, Slides) and Microsoft Office (e.g., Excel, Word)
Strong written and verbal communication skills. Verbal and written Chinese and English proficiency is required
At Blue Bottle, you’ll be critical to guests enjoying delicious food and coffee just days after it’s roasted. We aim to provide delightful hospitality to everyone who visits us, in-person or online.
To be considered for employment, please be sure to upload a CV / resume in English.
We can’t wait to meet you!