Head of HR
Updated on 2/28/2024

1,001-5,000 employees

Cap-table management platform
Company Overview
Carta is on a mission to create more owners. With over 23,000 companies, more than one million investors, law firms, and employees on their platform, and a commitment to transparency and equality in equity—they're breaking the mold of how capital markets operate.
Data & Analytics
Crypto & Web3
Financial Services

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding





San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

San Francisco, CA, USA • New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
People & HR
  • At least 12 years of HRBP and/or HR experience
  • Experience working in a Financial Services or Fintech company in the last 5 years
  • Outstanding people skills with high emotional intelligence and exceptional empathy
  • Comfortable coaching executives and delivering feedback
  • Highly organized with attention to detail and skilled at sequencing competing priorities quickly
  • Consult with the leadership team and work closely with the broader People Team to execute HR strategies
  • Drive global HR functional excellence and process improvement
  • Provide strategic partnership and counsel to the Carta executive leadership team
  • Develop and drive the People strategy to meet aggressive business goals
  • Partner with the business to execute on key People initiatives
  • Provide guidance and input on workforce planning, succession planning, compensation, promotions, lateral transfers, leveling, and benchmarking
  • Build strong relationships with employees, management, and the leadership team
  • Act as an employee champion and change agent, proactively communicating needs with the broader People team and senior leadership
  • Successfully influence others by providing direction, knowledge, and support to create a high-performing organization
  • Maintain in-depth knowledge of legal requirements related to day-to-day management of employees, reducing legal risks and ensuring regulatory compliance
  • Ensure proactive compliance with all labor, wage, and health and safety laws
  • Provide coaching to the business and help set the People priorities
  • Oversee and drive global and local consistency by collaborating with the head of ER to manage and resolve employee relations issues
Desired Qualifications
  • Strategic and effective partnership with the People Team COEs, cross-functional partners, etc.
  • Ability to lead with data and use it to inform the talent strategy
  • Comfortable taking on risk in pursuit of new ideas
  • Embrace constraints and operate with ingenuity, resourcefulness, and creativity
  • Optimize first derivatives and focus on progress
  • Strive to create a fairer and more equitable world
  • Make decisions based on doing the right thing
  • Value transparency and work and communicate out in the open