Sr. Manager of People Ops

New York, NY
People /
Full-time /
Blueland is revolutionizing conventional cleaning and personal care products to eliminate the need for single-use plastic packaging, while prioritizing the planet and people. We believe that we should be able to have a clean home without sacrificing a clean planet and that sustainable choices should be effective, convenient, and affordable. We also believe that businesses need to be reconstructed to consider all stakeholders, not just profit. 

We are a science-driven company with a pipeline of proprietary products that started with our cleaning sprays and hand soap (we hold over 40 patents and patents pending worldwide). To date, we’ve already helped divert more than 1 billion single-use plastic bottles from landfills and waterways. We were the 2nd fastest growing direct-to-consumer in 2020, and have built an engaged, passionate community of close to 1M+ person community. We’re proud to be a Certified B Corp - recognized for meeting the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability. We’re also Climate Neutral Certified along with many other certifications that help hold us accountable on our commitments to optimize our products for environmental and human health. 

Blueland was featured on the Season 11 premiere of Shark Tank, securing an investment by Kevin O’Leary. Blueland is well-funded by top tier venture capital firms as well as notable investors including Gwyneth Paltrow, Justin Timberlake and founders of Sweetgreen, Thrive Market, Honest Company, Rent the Runway, and Bonobos. We’ve been featured across top tier outlets such as the New York Times, Fast Company, TechCrunch, VOGUE, Wall Street Journal, Inc., and more.

The Role
We are seeking a Sr. Manager of People Ops to help partner on all people initiatives including culture, compliance, DEIB, talent management, onboarding/offboarding, retention, training, and administration of payroll changes, benefits and leaves in partnership with Finance. The ideal candidate will be passionate about great employee experiences, leverage data and technology to inform process efficiencies, and develop programs that foster a culture of engagement and high performance. This role reports to the Sr. Director of People & Culture.


    • Partner on recruitment strategies to attract top talent
    • Coordinate the recruitment process; including job postings, screening applications and resumes, conducting interviews, and collaborating with department leads for future hiring 
    • Oversee onboarding and offboarding processes, ensuring all involved receive proper support and/or training
    • Serve as a point of contact for employee inquiries
    • Partner on performance management processes to set clear expectations
    • Lead with a DEIB focused mindset 
    • Promote a positive work culture through employee engagement initiatives and team-building activities 
    • Analyze People & Culture metrics and data to identify trends and opportunities for improvement
    • Contribute to the development of People & Culture policies and procedures to ensure alignment with organizational goals and legal requirements
    • Maintain accurate employee records, including personnel files


    • 5+ years experience in People Ops and/or Talent Management; startup & retail experience preferred 
    • Passionate about the environment, sustainability and Blueland’s mission
    • Prior experience within talent acquisition and knowledge of TA systems (Lever preferred)
    • Experience with HRIS and other HR technology solutions
    • Strong analytical and strategic problem solving skills
    • High attention to detail, with an ability to effectively organize and prioritize
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
    • Ability to engage and contribute in a collaborative working environment (in person and/or remote)
    • An ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality 
    • A desire and humility to always improve, learn and grow
    • Advanced proficiency with Google Slides is required. Experience with Slack, Google Suite and Notion is preferred
The salary range for this position is $110,000 - $135,000 per year.

We prioritize our planet and our people. In addition to salary compensation, we offer various other benefits to ensure our team members can be their best self, both in and outside of work. Benefits for full time roles include: health benefits, stock options, generous paid time off, paid holidays, paid civic engagement days, paid parental leave, 401k (employee contribution), professional development stipends, remote work reimbursements, various discounts to like-minded companies and more. 

At Blueland we believe in order to build a better future and planet, we must advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion. We are proud to have assembled a diverse team and strongly encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every qualification. 

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