Human Resources Manager

Boston, MA, US • Human Resources

About BondLink

​BondLink provides a SaaS platform providing investor relations solutions to bond issuers in the $4 trillion municipal bond industry. After raising $10 million in our Series A fundraising in 2018, we have completed a $15 million Series B in May of 2021 that will further accelerate our team growth focused on sales, marketing and product development. This is an exciting time to join the company and help build upon our tremendous momentum, as we are already working with many of the largest issuers in the country.

​While our product is finance focused, make no mistakes; internally we are a genuine tech-first startup culture. ​Our co-founders include a serial tech entrepreneur with multiple successes and a senior ex-government official with deep experience in the wheelhouse of our product offering. Culturally we provide all the startup bells and whistles that we’re looking to share with talented people including our new state of the art headquarters in the Seaport.

At BondLink we recognize that diversity drives innovation and we are committed to developing and supporting an inclusive and safe workplace. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. 

What You’ll Be Doing

BondLink is seeking a dynamic Human Resources Manager with experience in all facets of the employee lifecycle to drive our human resources function. With the recent close of our Series B fundraising, we are focused on growth and looking for a HR professional with proven success managing recruiting, employee relations, employee engagement and retention, compensation, benefits, performance management, policy development and contributing directly to maintaining our strong company culture. As our Human Resources Manager you will: 

  • Partner with the leadership team to understand and execute the organization’s human resource and talent strategy
  • Serve as a consultant to management by listening to issues and concerns, providing support and guidance and making recommendations for resolutions as needed 
  • Manage the talent acquisition process, which includes: sourcing, interviewing, hiring and onboarding new employees 
  • Provide advice and counsel to employees and managers to ensure consistent application and integration of policies, procedures and practices to maintain compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws and promote an ethical work environment
  • Using education, consultation and coaching, provide HR expertise to managers on performance management and employee development
  • Uphold and strengthen our Core Values: Innovation, Collaboration, Ownership Mentality, Client Focused and Civic Minded 
  • Manage the benefits renewal process and ensure best allocation of company resources 
  • Promote a culture of learning and development by managing the continuation of our Learning Allowance program, mandatory Harassment Prevention trainings and supporting the professional development of the entire organization 
  • Support our commitment to be a diverse and inclusive workforce by actively assessing our hiring practices, policies and trainings as an organization

What You’ll Bring  

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong knowledge of federal and state employment laws
  • Energetic go-getter ready to dive into a start-up culture
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills
  • Approachable and responsive resource able to connect with employees at all levels
  • Enthusiastic team player who builds trusting relationships
  • Strong project management and analytical skills
  • Solutions-oriented approach to problem solving and conflict resolution with a strong drive to create a positive work environment
  • Passion for innovative HR solutions and process improvement
  • Self-motivated and assertive; ability to navigate complex or ambiguous environments, get answers and autonomously drive solutions
  • Comfortable with high volume workload and able to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality
  • Ability to navigate complex employee relations issues with sensitivity and consideration to risk management 

Qualifications 

  • Minimum 5-7 years experience serving as a Human Resource Generalist 
  • Experience and success recruiting for high growth phase 
  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably with HR related concentration
  • SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP or comparable certification
  • Relevant experience within a start-up, software or tech industry 
  • Experience with BambooHR, Greenhouse ATS and LinkedIn Recruiter or comparable systems preferred 

Why BondLink?

  • Cool mission: We’re in the business to help municipalities (states, cities, towns, schools, universities, public housing, etc.) save money through technology. If that doesn’t excite you, this is not the company for you
  • BondLink is off to a fast start, gaining fantastic market traction since going live in 2016, with prominent, existing clients in nearly every state and every sector of the $4 trillion municipal bond market
  • Opportunity for career growth through ongoing mentoring and training, and promotion consideration for top performers to more senior sales and business development roles
  • Our founders have significant startup and bond market/industry expertise
  • The BondLink sales advantage: First-to-market in a deep, target-rich environment
  • In January 2018, the company announced a $10 million Series A round of financing led by Franklin Templeton Investments, one of the biggest municipal bond fund managers in the country
  • In May of 2021, the company announced a $15 million Series B round of financing led by Intercontinental Exchange, parent company to 12 regulated exchanges and marketplaces including the New York Stock Exchange as well as six clearing houses worldwide

What We Offer

  • ​Competitive compensation plan commensurate with experience
  • Flexible/hybrid work model
  • Stock Options
  • Unlimited vacation time
  • Comprehensive premium insurance plans for medical, vision and dental. All 100% paid for by BondLink with zero cost to the employee
  • Annual Learning Allowance to contribute to your professional development
  • 16 Hours of annual personal volunteer time to give back at organizations you love 
  • 401K retirement savings plan