Group HR Manager

2nd Floor Al Arif Contracting Building, Bur Dubai 04 , United Arab Emirates
21/02/2021 09:06:23

Job Description


• Skills Development. Identify training/skills/competency needs within the Group. Coordinate career development, succession planning and talent management needs in partnership with line management. Develop a skills development plan for all staff within the prescribed timeframe. Ensure effective and equitable incentivisation within the Group so talent, skills and results (and not just experience and age) are rewarded.

• HR Reporting. Manage the HRMS. Compile monthly management reports as required.

• Performance Management. Implement performance management/talent management initiatives in order to ensure enhanced knowledge and skills sharing/transfer. Ensure that active performance management is practised effectively, understanding at an individual level the personal and professional aspirations of each staff member and ensuring those are relayed through a line and performance management system that is responsive. Oversee and manage the Probationary Period and Annual Appraisal Reporting System, thereby ensuring that goals are set for new staff and that effective mentoring and periodic reviews are conducted prior to confirmation of employment and that annual reporting is carried out effectively thereafter.

• Policies and Procedures. Develop, update and implement all HR policies and procedures.

• Budget & Cost Management. Set salary scales and allowances to ensure parity across the Group. Drive HR-related cost savings and manage HR budgets as set by executive management and working in conjunction with the Head of Finance.

• Administration. Maintain oversight of all administrative responsibilities of junior HR staff within the Group HQ and Country Offices. Carry out regular internal audits of the HRMS and HR filing system within Sharepoint. Manage the HRMS Payroll System and be responsible for forwarding final Pay Run Excel Data to the Finance Department within the required timeframe. Ensure a close working relationship with the Head of Finance.


• Experience and Education: Degree/or Diploma in Human Resources Management and/or equivalent. Approximately 7- 8 years experience as an HR generalist and and an additional minimum 3 years in an HR management role.

• Personal Characteristics: Excellent organisational skills. Attention to detail. Self-driven. Good communicator. Good interpersonal skills. Positive outlook on life. Assertive nature. Logical thinker. High levels of initiative. Work independently, with a high degree of responsibility. Work well under pressure and to deadlines. Fluency in English language and exceptional writing skills.