Human Resources Consultant

  • Part Time
  • Oakland

McKay Brothers, a profitable and rapidly growing provider of specialty telecom and financial market data, has an immediate opening for a human resources consultant at the Company’s US headquarters in Oakland, California.  In this newly created position, you will operate as our single U.S. human resources professional, supporting the Company by:

  • recruiting, hiring and on-boarding new employees and contractors,
  • managing employee relations & human resources administration (with our third-party provider),
  • facilitating international reassignments,
  • overseeing our performance review, compensation and career development processes,
  • Off-boarding where necessary, and
  • helping us to implement best practices in human capital development.

The ideal candidate is a seasoned human resources professional eager to work in a highly collaborative environment alongside a collegial group of seasoned and new professionals.  Our ideal candidate possesses:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to work well with all levels of employees and managers;
  • A thorough understanding of human resources principles and practices, including U.S. & California employment laws and regulations;
  • 10+ years’ experience in hands-on and strategic HR management;
  • A Bachelor’s Degree;
  • The ability and willingness to “roll up your sleeves” and perform administrative HR functions;
  • Experience working with emerging companies a plus.

This is a contract position, requiring twenty hours per week on-site in Oakland.  Compensation commensurate with experience.

McKay Brothers, LLC is the acknowledged leader in providing low latency wireless networks for firms trading in financial markets.  Many of the world’s most sophisticated trading operations utilize the low latency microwave networks that McKay designs, engineers, builds and operates.  McKay opened its US network between Chicago and New Jersey in 2012, expanded to Europe in 2014, and Asia in 2016.  Its Quincy Data affiliate serves a universe of equally innovative clients, distributing financial market data globally via McKay networks.  McKay employs approximately 40 people in the US (mostly in Oakland, California) and approximately 45 in Europe (mostly in Paris, France).  Learn more at www.mckay-brothers.com and www.quincy-data.com.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit resumes in PDF form only to:  careers@mckay-brothers.com

This role is not eligible for recruiter referral fees.   Recruiters, please don’t contact this job poster.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@mckay-brothers.com