HR Associate/Senior HR Associate

Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Published on: 6 October 2016
Job Type: Full Time

What you will be responsible for:

  • Performing a HR generalist role across all spheres within same inclusive of recruitment, learning and development, HRIS, leave and attendance etc.
  • Exploring best practices and assisting with hiring and retaining high caliber resources.
  • Networking and building relationships with recruitment agencies, head-hunters, universities and IT industry professionals.
  • Liaising with divisional heads and executing tasks inclusive of onboarding, exits, performance appraisals, learning and development and general HR.
  • Ensuring a high level of quality in HR services to internal stakeholders


What you need to have to apply for this position:

  • First degree from a recognized local or foreign university or equivalent qualification.
  • 3-5 years’ experience at a leading Sri Lankan software company or blue-chip corporation will be advantageous
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • Excellent negotiation skills.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to work well in a fast paced environment.
  • Good multi-tasking and organizational skills.
  • Have a thorough understanding and experience in overall HR aspects ranging from recruitment to exits
  • An understanding of HR requirements for the software industry and industry contacts is highly beneficial but not mandatory.

Why Join?

Careers at Sysco LABS

At Sysco LABS, we value our entrepreneurial spirit and openness the most. Our culture is non-hierarchical, encourages open communication and the free flow of ideas, and foster learning as an ongoing process.

We are headquartered in Silicon Valley with much of our engineering being carried out by Sysco LABS in Colombo. Although both teams are roughly thirteen hours apart, we coordinate like clockwork to ensure deadlines are met and results delivered.

Teams based in Colombo regularly visit the Redwood City office, giving them an opportunity to experience the Silicon Valley culture first hand and meet the restaurants that use the products we build.