Human Resource Manager

San Francisco, CA
Business Operations
Full Time
We are looking for a Human Resources Manager who can promote the health of our workforce and further develop key elements of our employee-oriented company culture – continuous improvement, key employee retention, employee development, and high performance.

At Synapse, our mission is to accelerate democratization of best-in-class financial products for everybody. In addition to daily responsibilities, a Human Resources Manager is expected to keep up-to-date with company developments and have a general understanding of our products and services.

Duties for this role include, but are not limited to:

    • Maintain a current understanding of HR compliance, and federal, CA, and SF labor laws
    • Review, investigate, document, and respond to manager and employee needs, concerns and questions including, but not limited to benefits, leave of absences, payroll, attendance, behavior/disciplinary issues, and performance reviews
    • Create and implement optimal processes to further strengthen the well-being of the Company and its employee base
    • Assist with terminations/separations and ensure all follow-up paperwork is complete
    • Handle performance management and improvement systems, and maintain current HR files and databases
    • Perform assigned individual duties, including but not limited to administration of benefits, workers compensation, leave administration

In order to be successful at Synapse, you should have:

    • An ability to work independently within a small, fast-paced team
    • An entrepreneurial spirit and unrelenting passion to deliver the best service possible
    • A data driven and analytical mindset that challenges usual conventions
    • The ability to implement feedback, learn quickly, and contribute new ideas
    • A general concern for the wellbeing of others and the desire to work on problems that maximize a positive future for humanity

Key Qualifications:

    • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Human Resources, Business, Organization Development, or a related field and/or a valid PHR/SHRM certification
    • A minimum of five years of experience in Human Resources positions
    • Outstanding interpersonal relationship building
    • Excellent organizational management skills
    • Previous experience with high-growth companies preferred


    • Growth Potential
    • Competitive Salary
    • Insurance (Health//Dental//Vision)
    • One Medical membership
    • 401(k) with company matching
    • Monthly commuter allowance, for travel to and from work
    • Healthy on-site breakfast and lunch crafted by Synapse’s own chefs


We are looking for top notch individuals who are seeking a challenge. Our company is growing quickly. This is an exciting time to join our team. If you are interested in adding value to our team, please apply and we will be in touch.