HR & Operations Manager

Remote (UK, EU, India)

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to join us at Electric Manta as a HR and Operations Generalist for our start-up studio and mobile free-to-play projects. Our vision is to “craft games that the World loves to play” and are assembling an awesome remote first team to execute on it.

We are looking for an inspiring HR talent who is passionate about helping us build a world class organisation, someone that can lead our ongoing hiring efforts in consultation with our hiring managers, help ensure our people are happy and productive, facilitate cross-company communication and organise bi-annual workations.

What’s the Role

  • Manage all things HR and Operations for the company

  • Manage all recruitment for the company; creating job specifications, utilising employee networks, working with recruitment agencies, attending recruitment events, providing offers

  • Manage all onboarding from contract provision, payroll set up, equipment ordering, induction

  • Manage performance and the employee review process alongside line managers

  • Truly champion the needs of employees to senior leadership

  • Manage holidays and absence

  • Manage employee benefits

  • Own and update company policies, procedures, company information and documentation

  • Organise virtual and in person events for the company

  • Guardian of our values and culture

  • Manage staff competence development and training

  • Manage staff well-being

  • Manage payroll, purchasing and invoicing


The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • 7+ years of HR and operation management experience ideally in games or another creative industry

  • Highly organised

  • Legendary attention to detail

  • World class people and negotiation skills

  • Team player

  • Highly resourceful

  • Can have difficult conversations when needed

  • Calm and collected - able to instantly put people at ease

  • Firm but fair when needed

About the Company

Why work for Electric Manta?
Are you interested in joining a funded start-up on the ground floor and creating a World-class studio that aims to deliver pioneering game experiences that can be played by 10s of millions of players?
Do you want to help create great games filled with unforgettable moments that players cherish, in games that are played for decades?
Are you interested in being part of a dynamic, fun loving, World class, remote first team?
We not only offer you the chance to work with great people to create great games but we also offer competitive salary, flexible working hours, bi-annual workations in exotic places and private health care.