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Head of Benefits

Wien - English - m/w/d



Flexibility Fast-Track-Career Team Events Global Role

At GoStudent, we work passionately every day to fulfil our mission in building the #1 global school! Headquartered in Vienna and founded in 2016, GoStudent is the leading, scale-up, venture-backed Edtech platform. With +591M€ raised from national and international investors we’re growing at 20 percent MoM and aim for 5x-10x growth within our international markets in the next 12 months. Do those numbers excite you? We are looking for a Global Head of Benefits to support in building out the Total Rewards Department to ensure we are an employer of choice with plenty to offer in the global market.

Your tasks:

As our Head of Benefits, Global, you will directly partner with the Chief People and Organisation Officer in building a market leading Total Rewards Department. Within your role you will be responsible for:

  • Evaluating the existing benefits offerings across our 20+ countries in which we operate.
  • Owning the relationship with our dedicated global broker and managing the contract life cycles of vendors globally.
  • Carrying out benefits analysis and making recommendations to ensure that benefits reflect a fair and consistent philosophy across the entire organisation.
  • Establishing a benefits policy that emphasises our place in the market as an employer of choice.
  • Establishing a partnership with the Head of Compensation to build out the Total Rewards framework for GoStudent.
  • Responding to individual queries from Managers and Employees create visibility of the function and become the trusted advisor on all matters relating to Benefits.
  • Keeping abreast of latest market trends and developments and participating in seminars and conferences.
  • Managing and developing a team of Benefits Administrators.

Who you are:

In this role, we are looking for someone who is capable of growing as the company expands even further. Therefore, ambition and drive are essential to success. Furthermore, our ideal candidate will have:

  • 5-10 years’ experience in a role managing and overseeing benefits for a global company
  • Strong project management skills, able to coordinate teams both within and outside the company.
  • A proactive, data-driven work style, with strong initiative and the ability to multitask and be hands-on.
  • Strong business partnering and communication skills, with the ability to work across all departments and levels of the business.
  • Organised and precise mindset, capable of managing multiple tasks and leading a group of individuals in different parts of the business within a project format.
  • Self-starter, passionate, with a strong drive alongside being results orientated.

What we offer you:

  • An amazing and flexible startup atmosphere with highly motivated, funny and open-minded colleagues
  • Unique opportunity to be an early member of a rapidly growing team with a fast-tracked career and a chance to be part of something game-changing in the world
  • Individual opportunity to grow and develop your skills within a rapidly growing company through cross-departmental projects
  • Transparent lines of communication all the way up to the founders and an encouragement to be bold and feel empowered to make your own mark on your position
  • Flexible working hours, partly from home and in one of our European modern offices
  • Team events on a regular basis and an amazing roof-top terrace with a view, coffee and snacks for free all week
  • International surrounding with private tutoring courses to improve your language skills

As we continue to conquer Europe and beyond, we are looking for born leaders who feel right at home in a competitive and fast-paced environment. You are daring and want to make a difference? Would you like to bring in your expertise and support GoStudent in achieving its goals even faster in close cooperation with our C-Level management and founders? As a part of the management team, you’ll be able to implement your big ideas, build processes and structures that ensure our ongoing growth and lead a motivated and passionate team to ensure they unlock their full potential! If this sounds good to you - board the rocket, fast-track your career and revolutionize with us the world of tutoring!