Head of HR and Company Culture

The Role

Solar Analytics is a successful green-tech start-up that provides software to maximise the value of rooftop solar for households and businesses. Founded in 2013 by a team of passionate, world leading solar experts, we have grown to a team of 35 with 50,0000 customers and are the largest and fastest growing provider in our industry. We are on a mission to power the world with rooftop solar.

We are seeking a Head of HR and Company Culture to take our exceptional staff and company culture to the next level. This is a senior role where you report directly to our CEO.

We have six core values at Solar Analytics: We put people first, we do meaningful work, we collaborate, we have fun, we are dependable and we explore. Your role will be to drive the continuous improvement and integration of these values with all staff, especially our first value of people first. This includes:

  • Managing all HR processes
  • Driving company culture, values and overall staff wellbeing Leading and initiating general company training, eg communications
  • Assisting managers with recruitment, staff retention and performance management
  • Provide coaching to improve management effectiveness and leadership
  • Supporting all staff and guiding resolution of any issues, concerns or conflict

This is a flexible, 2-4 days per week part-time role. We support flexible working arrangements, including work from home and flexible hours. While it is not required that you live in Sydney, it is expected that you will typically be in our Redfern office a couple of days each week.

Candidate Requirements

You will need to satisfy the following:

  • 7+ years of HR and people management.
  • Preference for experience with a rapidly changing tech company with 10-100 staff.
  • Experience managing staff processes and building effective teams and HR processes.
  • Bachelor degree in a relevant field.
  • Approachable, caring. insightful, people person.
  • Outstanding mentoring, coaching and dispute resolution/conflict negotiation skills. Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills.

What we offer

The salary package will be commensurate with experience and will include an annual bonus plus shares in Solar Analytics. We offer a dynamic workplace, committed staff, a genuinely open and supportive environment, exercise classes, and have an active social committee that celebrates wins and special events.


About Solar Analytics

Solar Analytics’ mission is to empower people to navigate the changing energy landscape.

Founded in Australia in 2013 by a team of passionate, world leading solar experts, Solar Analytics has developed a cloud-based data and analytics platform that analyses local weather, grid data, electricity production and consumption to provide useful insights to save customers money, help system providers manage their fleets and help the wider industry improve energy for all.

With a growing team of over 40 staff and associates, Solar Analytics is Australia’s leading rooftop solar management provider with over 30,000 customers across Australia, NZ and USA.

We are a certified B Corp, which means that have an on-going commitment to being a purpose-driven organisation that creates benefits for all stakeholders, including our staff, customers, suppliers, community, and the environment. We meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.

Solar Analytics is committed to workplace diversity. Between us we speak over 15 languages and we employ a large number of pioneering and influential women, many of whom are in leadership roles within our company.

We have strong company values: We put people first, we do meaningful work, we collaborate, we have fun, we are dependable and we explore. Join us to see this in action, not just words. Our office is a vibrant and welcoming workplace; children and pets are regular visitors.

Solar Analytics values team members with alternative sources of inspiration. If you wish, please include in your application the life skills you have developed in pursuits you are passionate about outside of work and study.

This is a great opportunity to make a real difference to the fastest growing segment of the renewable energy industry.

Confidence can sometimes hold us back from applying for a job. However, we’ll let you in on a secret: there is no such thing as a ‘perfect’ candidate. Solar Analytics is a place where everyone can grow. So however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day.

Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing why you are suited to this role at Solar Analytics to admin@solaranalytics.com.au.