Human Resources Associate

Foster City, California, United States · Human Resources


The Human Resources Associate is an integral part of the growing HR team in Orchard Therapeutics. The person in this role will have the opportunity to report to the head of HR and take part in the build out of the company structure in all HR areas. This role opens the door for a HR professional; that is looking for a generalist role. This opportunity offers the chance to move away from the silo HR structure that currently dominates most departments. The Orchard team has tripled in size in the last 6 months and the team needs a trusted and motivated HR person to support the further growth of the team.


The HR associate would be expected to support the team in the following ways:

HR Administration

Learning and Development

Organisation Development

Talent Acquisition

In all these areas, the HR associate is expected to be exemplary and known to be a person that respects the confidential information that he/ she has access to. The required skills for this role are the following:

This role will have the complete support and training of the head of HR. The person that will secure this role will have to be open to some travel to the US, and adjustment to time zones with a flexible working schedule.


All employment offers and CV’s are managed through our Human Resources Department and all candidates are presented through this avenue. Therefore, the Human Resources Department at Orchard Therapeutics requests that recruiters are not to contact Orchard Therapeutics employees directly to present candidates. Complying with this request will be a factor in determining future professional relationships with Orchard Therapeutics. Orchard Therapeutics will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from candidates for either current or future positions. Submission of unsolicited resumes in advance of an agreement between the Human Resources Department and the recruiter does not create any implied obligation on the part of Orchard Therapeutics.

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