Senior HR officer/Administrator 

“Behind the petrol station, take the street that leads to where the church once stood. Our house is on the right, after the third mango tree. The door is grey.”

Addressya mission

Addressya is a Swedish company with local offices in Rwanda and Uganda with an ambitious goal to improve a billion lives by providing access to opportunities, inclusion, partnerships, and trade through improved addressing. The platform was created in response to the fact that 4 billion people, businesses and governments worldwide suffer from the lack of addresses. 

Working at Addressya

We build our teams with “team makers”, who take full responsibility for their own work, the team and the company objectives as a whole. You are never alone at Addressya, asking for help comes naturally to you, as does responding when others need your help. You enjoy using your skills and ideas to help to remove obstacles and bottlenecks for others and within the organisation. If you are looking for a challenge, make a real difference and grow every day, this is the place for you. We provide a fun and friendly environment, where working outside your comfort zone is safe, challenging and fun. 

About job 

In this role you will be responsible for  HR and administration at Addressya, including for our local offices in East Africa. You will be reporting to the Finance Manager, and work closely with the management and leadership team.  

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Recruitment and human resource management
  • Taking responsibility for all employee relationship matters and advising manager on HR related topics like remuneration, talent development, succession planning, and organisational development
  • Coordinate and develop our Continues Performance Management process.
  • Develop our development and remuneration models and ensure just and successful implementation and talent management
  • Development of HR guidelines and processes and ensuring company wide compliance. 
  • Legal compliance of local HR processes and payroll (incl. VISA processes)
  • Continuous improvement of local HR processes
  • Responsibility for the company intranet to ensure that uptodate information, resources and tools are easily accessible to all staff 
  • Administration of employment contracts, sick leave, insurances, tools & systems management etc.
  • Run various HR initiatives and projects in, for example, team building activities.

Skills and experience

  • Relevant education within Human Resources
  • +4 years experience as a self-driven HR administrator, preferably at a fast-paced growing company
  • Experience in the development and implementation of processes that make team members feel strong
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Exceptional organisational skills, attention to detail and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and Swedish 
  • Growth mindset and result orientation

The place of work is the company’s headquarters in Stockholm. At the moment we mostly work from home. 

What we can offer

Addressya offers a fast-moving startup culture, where you will have a great impact on the growth of the company.  At Addressya we like to do things in new ways, and we tackle challenges together. We believe that working with like-minded peers and learning new things is the best way to grow both personally and professionally. You’ll be part of a passionate and confident team with colleagues from many nationalities. 

Besides a monthly salary, full-time staff qualify for our staff options program (Sw: personaloptioner).

How to apply

To apply, use the link:  You will have to answer a few questions about your experience in HR and administration. Application is in English. Only applications through the form will be reviewed. Interviews will be held continuously as applications come in. Successful applicants can start immediately or as soon as possible. 

You can read more about us on










Press kit

About us

Our purpose

Who we are

In the media





Developer portal

Sign in for APIs

Developer docs