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People Partner Intern

São Paulo, Brazil · People

**People Partner Intern


Our passion at SumUp is championing small businesses. We believe in creating technology that is flexible, affordable, and easy to use.  Every day millions of people around the world dream of starting their businesses. We strive to help them to do this. Our long-term ambition is to enable businesses to close the loop to their consumers through beautiful and fair financial services.

As intern of People Partner structure, you’ll play a key role in providing comprehensive support in all people-related matters to the Sales & Growth teams. You’ll learn how to support people leaders in many topics including recruitment, talent development, onboarding and other people initiatives. The position will be based in São Paulo. 

What you’ll do 

  • Actively participation on team reviews, support leadership on feedback best practices and Performance Improvement Plans implementation;

  • Gather and analyze HR data to support decision-making processes;

  • Collaborate with the People Development team to organize training sessions, team buildings, eNPS surveys and development programs for employees;

  • Support maintenance of employee records and databases on people systems, ensuring accuracy and confidentiality of information to reflect the updated organization structure and employee´s data;

  • Align best Business Partner´s practices with global and local BPs;

  • Recommend areas of improvements in the People domains and contribute to people-related projects;

You’ll be great for this position if

  • You have strong english skills

  • You have intermediate level on Excel, PowerPoint, Google Sheets and analytical skills;

  • You have ability to support people processes across multiple locations & cultures;

  • You have solid collaboration and communication skills;

  • You have ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time;

  • Desires fast growth and development;

  • You are culturally sensitive and able to work in a virtual and global environment;

Why you should join SumUp

  • Be part of a company that lives and breathes to empower small merchants around the globe;

  • Be part of a truly global team and work with people from different parts of the world as you deliver your projects (3000+ people from 80+ countries, spread across 4 continents);

  • Have full autonomy (for real!) to propose and implement changes that will up our game;

  • You’ll receive a budget for attending conferences and external training; 

  • SulAmérica health insurance plan (co-participation), Caju benefit (multiple possibilities: meals, culture, health), Partnership for mental health activities with Zenklub, optional dental assistance, transport voucher or parking space at the office building, Gympass, life insurance and more.

  • Our office is based in the heart of São Paulo, one of LATAM's leading tech hubs and most vibrant cities.


We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we create powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that the small business owners we partner with can be successful doing what they love. 

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, colour, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

SumUp will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. 

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