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Director of Human Resources

Operations | New York, NY | Full Time

Job Description

Job Description:  Director of Human Resources

SmartAsset is the web's premier destination for financial advice.  Reaching more than 35 million people per month and growing quickly, we are looking for a Director of Human Resources to help us manage, build and develop our fast growing team. Reporting directly to the CEO you will be an integral member of the management team, where you will be responsible for all of our HR efforts.


·         Work in partnership with the management team to build org charts and growth plans for all team members

·         Work with individual team members to communicate their growth plan and milestones for promotions

·         Build processes for and support our recruiting and staffing efforts

·         Develop training and continuing education plans for team members

·         Administer and, as necessary, change company benefit plans

·         Develop and maintain company policies and the company handbook

·         Communicate benefit and compensation programs to team members

·         Ensure employee safety, welfare, wellness and health

·         Administer and work to improve our 360 review process

·         Build and maintain processes for orientation and onboarding

·         Plan and organize team building events


·         7+ years experience in Human Resources (experience at a Startup a plus)

·         3+ years in a leadership role on a HR team

·         Extremely strong listening and communication skills 

·         True enjoyment from working with colleagues to help them grow and succeed


·         Solve problems that bring real, positive impact to people's lives

·         Shape the future of the consumer finance industry

·         Fun work environment with passionate colleagues that care deeply about what we do

·         Medical, Dental, 401K, Free lunches, Company events


·         This is a full-time position, based in our New York City 

·         Compensation: competitive salary and equity with full medical and dental coverage

About SmartAsset (we're kind of a big deal):

  • SmartAsset is a venture backed, Y Combinator Company. We use proprietary technology and our award winning content to provide accurate, interactive answers to important personal finance questions. We are a consumer advocate, recommending specific strategies so people can make smarter decisions and save money. We have been covered in hundreds of publications, including the New York Times, Techcrunch, Fast Company and the US News and World Report.