Chief People Officer (HR director)

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75008)


Sendinblue is the European leader in digital marketing software. We are a complete Sales & Marketing toolbox: email, SMS, Facebook ads, chat, CRM, and more in one single SaaS platform. Our mission is to empower all companies with the tools they need to build stronger customer relationships and grow their business through meaningful interactions.

Today, more than 80,000 customers around the world count on Sendinblue to power their sales and marketing engines, with more than 100 million emails sent every day from our platform.

We have a team of 250 employees representing over 25 nationalities spread across four offices located in Paris, Berlin, Delhi, and Seattle. This diversity is one of our greatest strengths, creating an environment that geared towards learning and collaboration to find the best solution to any problem.

At Sendinblue, you’ll find:
=> A culture based on caring, transparency, challenges, and strong collaboration
=> A progressive and happy working environment
=> International team building events (last year was in Greece)
=> A state-of-the-art office in the heart of Paris

Job Description

In a context of rapid growth and with 300 employees by the end of the year, we are looking for a Chief People Officer to join us!

You will be supporting our growth by structuring the HR functions globally, across our 4 locations: Paris, Berlin, Seattle, New Delhi.
As a member of the global management team, your role will to support all people related activities (talent acquisition, talent strategy, internal learning & enablement, compensation & benefits, legal HR related topics, internal communication) and to ensure that RH needs are aligned with our business objectives.

Partnering with an international team of 9 (Talent acquisition, HR managers, Office Managers), your missions will be:

  • Strategy: work with teams to establish HR strategic plan and goals that support and drive our company growth. Recommend new approaches and practices to improve our efficiency.
  • Business Partnership: Support and participate in strategic decision-making. Implement solid processes and harmonized our policies across offices and communicate them. Serve as an advisor to leadership on all Human Resources matters.
  • Talent acquisition & employer branding: anticipate staffing needs, enforce consistency with recruiting procedures across our offices, develop our employer branding globally to attract the best talents
  • Integration of new teams through M&A operations
  • Law & compliance: Adapt our policies to reflect local regulations and practices.

Preferred Experience

• 10+ years of HR experience, including 4+ years in a leadership role
• Expertise in all aspects of HR management including Employee Relations, Performance Management, Organizational Design, Training & Development, Recruiting, Benefits, Compensation, and Compliance.
• Familiarity with managing international employee populations (below 30 year-old population) and direct reports in multiple locations. Fluent English is a prerequisite.
• Experience working in an international company
• Ability to work professionally and collaboratively with all other areas within the business.
• Creative thinker and problem solver, able to manage multiple initiatives in a fast-paced environment
• Experience in both big companies and start-up environment is a plus

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75008)