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Employment Hero is a company that provides an automated human resources, payroll, and benefits platform. Its solution combines an applicant tracking system, digital HR recruitment and onboarding, employee self-service, reporting and analytics, reward and recognition, perks and benefits, and payment features. The company serves small and medium businesses.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQSydney, AU
Websiteemploymenthero.com
Employee Ratings4.8

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)357(+5%)
Job Openings51
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Employment Hero

Ben Thompson

Ben Thompson

CEO and Founder
Kevin Rawlings

Kevin Rawlings

Chief Revenue Officer
Alex Hattingh

Alex Hattingh

Chief People Officer
Rob Paterson

Rob Paterson

CFO
Dave Tong

Dave Tong

Co-Founder, CTO, Head of Product
Rob Dunn

Rob Dunn

Managing Director, Benefits & Payments
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Employment Hero Office Locations

Employment Hero has offices in Sydney, Eight Mile Plains and Richmond
Sydney, AU (HQ)
441 Kent St
Eight Mile Plains, AU
8 Clunies Ross Ct
Richmond, AU
Lennox St
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Employment Hero Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Employment Hero total Funding

$165.1 m

Employment Hero latest funding size

$102.97 m

Time since last funding

5 months ago

Employment Hero investors

Employment Hero's latest funding round in July 2021 was reported to be $103 m. In total, Employment Hero has raised $165.1 m. Employment Hero's latest valuation is reported to be $193.4 m.
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Employment Hero Revenue

Market valuation

193.4m
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Employment Hero Operating Metrics

Mar, 2021

Small and Medium Business Customers

6 k
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Employment Hero Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Employment Hero Online and Social Media Presence

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Employment Hero News and Updates

Employment Hero banks over $100m to expand in SEA, Western Europe

Employment Hero's expansion plans kicked off in October 2020, with the launch of its platform’s localized versions in Malaysia and Singapore, among others.

Employment Hero gets $140M AUD Series E led by Insight Partners, grows valuation to $800M AUD

Four months after announcing its last round, Employment Hero has closed another $140 million AUD (about $103 million USD) in funding. The Series E was led by Insight Partners, the venture capital firm known for its ScaleUp program to help tech companies accelerate their growth. Employment Hero is an…

Salesforce, Seek join $35m round of Australian HR startup Employment Hero

Employment Hero rolled out its platform in New Zealand, the UK, Malaysia, and Singapore late last year as part of its internal expansion plans.

Australia’s HR startup Employment Hero raises $35m in Series D funding

OneVentures, AirTree Ventures, and Salesforce Ventures also participated in the funding round. The post Australia’s HR startup Employment Hero raises $35m in Series D funding appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

Australia-based Employment Hero raises $45M AUD for its global expansion

Businesses, and the tech platforms that support their operations, had to adapt quickly to the pandemic. Ben Thompson, co-founder and chief executive officer of human resources platform Employment Hero told TechCrunch that “COVID-19 accelerated the adoption of employment management software by roughl…

Employment Hero Blogs

Think like a marketer: Hiring strategies borrowed from your marketing department

The post Think like a marketer: Hiring strategies borrowed from your marketing department appeared first on Australia.

How to navigate salary expectation conversations with job seekers

The post How to navigate salary expectation conversations with job seekers appeared first on Australia.

How to use Employment Hero to help strengthen your EVP

The post How to use Employment Hero to help strengthen your EVP appeared first on Australia.

Payroll Scandals: 19 Big Australian Mistakes [2021 update]

First published 19 February 2019, last updated 13 April 2021. Payroll has been a hot topic in the news lately. One reason is the announcement last week that Single Touch Payroll will now be obligatory for businesses of all sizes from July 1, 2019. Another reason is that those payroll “scandals” just…

How to support your team in light of Omicron

The post How to support your team in light of Omicron appeared first on Australia.

The Modern Slavery Act explained

The post The Modern Slavery Act explained appeared first on Australia.
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Employment Hero Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Employment Hero founded?

    Employment Hero was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Employment Hero key executives?

    Employment Hero's key executives are Ben Thompson, Kevin Rawlings and Alex Hattingh.

  • How many employees does Employment Hero have?

    Employment Hero has 357 employees.

  • Who are Employment Hero competitors?

    Competitors of Employment Hero include PeopleQlik, ELMO and Frontier Software.

  • Where is Employment Hero headquarters?

    Employment Hero headquarters is located at 441 Kent St, Sydney.

  • Where are Employment Hero offices?

    Employment Hero has offices in Sydney, Eight Mile Plains and Richmond.

  • How many offices does Employment Hero have?

    Employment Hero has 3 offices.