Head of Human Resources

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You will guide Gameopedia through its next growth phase by fostering a development-orientated culture rooted in our core values of Success, Family, Agility, and Balance. You will be responsible for creating and enhancing HR programs, initiatives, guidelines and tools to deliver the highest level of candidate and employee experience. With a strong balance of business acumen and deep HR knowledge, you will ensure HR services are flawlessly delivered in an accurate and timely manner.


We aim to revolutionize the video game industry by creating unprecedented, personalized experiences on popular gaming platforms across the globe. You will spearhead the recruitment and empowerment of a talented international team of gamers, data scientists, engineers, and HR professionals to create industry disrupting products and services that achieve and eventually surpass this vision.


As the Head of HR, you will be a member of the Executive Leadership Team and will report directly to the Head of Business Operations. The role is based in Hyderabad, and you will be required onsite most days (flexible over the coming months due to the pandemic).


The Role

  • Drive business results and growth by creating and implementing best practice HR initiatives in-line with the company’s business requirements and legal guidelines.
  • Serve as a coach and strategy advisor to the executive team to ensure that the people and organization strategy enables achieving the company’s vision, mission, and business results as quickly as possible.
  • Enhance and execute a Talent Acquisition strategy, including identifying resources to meet the Company’s hiring needs.
  • Implement programs to ensure the business develops and retains high-quality talent at all levels to enable the company’s growth objectives and business strategies.
  • Enhance and manage the compensation infrastructure for executive and non-executive cash and equity compensation.
  • Lead, develop and implement activities needed to automate and streamline processes to ensure operational excellence, high reliability and continuous improvement.
  • Act as coach/mentor/advocate for employees and managers, resolve employee relations issues and develop proactive solutions based on data driven analyses.
  • Implement and continuously optimize a companywide training, growth and development infrastructure for hard/soft skills and compliance.
  • Oversee and own the HR function and team.



  • 10+ years of experience in human resources across high growth start-ups and multinational corporations. A minimum of 2 years leading a company’s HR function with extensive experience in talent acquisition, employee relations/engagement, performance management, executive cash and equity compensation, learning & development, and experience as an HR business partner.
  • Prior experience scaling start-ups. A strong leader who drives change and transformation.
  • Extremely data-driven and a strong proponent of the practical and evidence-based approach.
  • A knowledgeable businessperson with a record of quickly building credibility & trust with executives, leaders, and professionals within and without the organization. Must have a reputation of unimpeachable integrity.
  • Lives on the cutting edge of HR practices & trends.
  • Energetic and agile, with strong levels of perseverance. Thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic and collaborative environment.
  • Possesses a reputation for HR strategy and is willing to do what it takes to drive results with a strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a natural ability to positively influence up, down, and across the organization.
  • Fluent in English, with impeccable verbal and written communication skills.





  • You can create and communicate an inspiring vision for the organization, not only for the areas you are directly responsible for, but the Company as a whole.
  • You are obsessed with seeking and analyzing data from a variety of sources to support decisions and to align others with the organization's overall strategy.
  • You have an entrepreneurial and creative approach to developing new, innovative ideas that will push the boundaries within the industry.
  • You can effectively balance the desire and need for broad change with an understanding of how much change the organization is capable of handling at the time. You can create roadmaps and realistic goals and execute them successfully.



  • You can attract and recruit top talent, motivate the team, delegate effectively and manage performance.
  • You are widely viewed as a mentor, coach, and developer of people.
  • You can build a strong and loyal team around you, that passionately believes in the company’s vision and who constantly evangelizes the same within and without the organization.
  • You encourage others to share the spotlight, celebrate your team’s successes and create a culture of transparency; you hate office politics with a vengeance and actively do everything in your power to eliminate it.
  • You are steadfast in the face of challenges and persevere with a relentless commitment to continuous improvement and higher standards.
  • You are self-reflective, aware of your own limitations, and welcome criticism with a strong commitment to growth for yourself and others in the organization.



  • You set clear and challenging goals towards industry leading excellence and are accountable for driving results.
  • You thrive in an atmosphere of ambiguity and can adapt quickly and lead others through complex situations.
  • You are a smart risk-taker who seeks data and input from various sources to predict possible threats or unintended consequences from decisions.



  • You naturally connect and build strong relationships with others, demonstrating strong EQ and an ability to communicate clearly and persuasively.
  • You inspire trust and respect in others through unquestioned integrity, positive influence, charisma, and a passion for excellence.
  • You create a sense of purpose and meaning for employees that generates dedication and loyalty within the organization.



  • Competitive salary.
  • Medical insurance.
  • Casual dress code.
  • Dynamic & Collaboration friendly office.


About us

Gameopedia has been empowering the gaming eco-system with real-time access to the most comprehensive living library of video game metadata. From facts, analyses, and insights to high-definition media, our database is leveraged by tech giants across the globe to fuel millions of consumer decisions every day.

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