HR Manager

  • Full-time
  • HR
  • Šmerļa street 3, Riga, Latvia

About Sonarworks

Sonarworks is a globally leading audio technology company. Our team is behind the precision audio software used by Grammy-Award winning engineers recording top artists like Lady Gaga, Madonna, Rihanna, Adele, Coldplay and Kanye West in over 70,000 professional recording studios in the world. Based on our patented technologies, we are now on a journey to deliver personalized sound experiences for music lovers. Read more about our team and other job openings here.

About this role

We’re looking for a passionate and experienced Human Resources manager/partner with a tech/startup environment background. If our company values - truthfulness, ambition, learning & experimentation and teamwork - resonate with you personally, apply and let’s rock together!

What you will do

  • Implement, maintain and improve HR processes: recruitment, onboarding, performance management, 1on1s, internal communication processes
  • Conduct and execute a periodical employee engagement survey, develop and implement employee engagement strategy
  • Advise the management team on HR related issues
  • Enhance the company culture and implementation of Sonarworks’ values
  • Organize team-building, celebration and bonding activities
  • Own and supervise the remuneration system and HR budget
  • Maintain personnel management system (prepare and develop reports and documentation)
  • Manage the HR team


  • At least 3 year experience as an HR manager with an international focus
  • High proficiency in Latvian and English
  • Higher education
  • A proven track record of successfully leading a project initiative in HR or a related field
  • Experience in a startup environment with agile internal processes will be regarded as an advantage

A successful candidate will represent these qualities:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to approach HR strategy with a global mindset
  • Excellent planning, organization and implementation skills
  • Structured & analytical thinker 
  • The ability to manage multiple priorities
  • A true hands-on approach 

What we offer

  • Fast-growth environment
  • Employee stock option program as a long-run motivation
  • Monthly gross salary 2,000 - 2,800 EUR
  • Top-tier health insurance with an opportunity to personalize the coverage
  • Possibility to work remotely OR work in a dog-friendly, open-space office
  • Team events and enthusiastic colleagues
  • Sonarworks software, know-how and infrastructure (recording studio & equipment) for personal use in audio production