PEOPLE BUSINESS PARTNER An exciting opportunity has become available for a People Business Partner with our client based in Pinetown, to create an enabling environment to drive performance and employee engagement within the company.
To define and implement relevant and appropriate human resource plans / initiatives / projects. To facilitate the delivery of company’s strategic human resource priorities.
Promotion of sound labour / employee relations practices Provide strategic support to managers on the handling of grievance procedures Facilitate the sound employer-employee relations through managing and overseeing effective and efficient implementation and compliance with labour laws Manage conflict / disputes Implement and communicate the employee relations strategy and ensure that employee relations are achieved To assist with employee related negotiations / consultations Oversee the implementation of the wellness programme Plan and be responsible for staff engagement activities and events Ensure compliance with OHS legislation, policies, standards and procedures Ensure that the staff handbook is relevant, comprehensive and up to date HR Consultation Consult with managers and provide HR guidance Provide HR policy guidance Act as a single point of contact for company staff and managers on people related matters HR strategy development and implementation Assist in applying sound recruitment and selection practices, and appropriate induction, training and development programmes Develop employee relationships and promote diversity to build and maximise human capacity Monitor HR policy implementation, compliance and effectiveness Consult with managers to assess benefits, compensation and compliance needs Provide training and development on Human Resources policies and procedures to ensure ongoing compliance with HR policies and procedures Provide input into workforce and succession planning Analyse data trends and metrics to inform business decisions Find ways to build morale, improve workplace relationships, and boost productivity Performance Management Ensure the active management of performance and poor performers Ensure the implementation of company’s performance management systems in collaboration with the relevant Centre of Excellence Collaborate with managers and ensure the link between performance and remunerations is communicated and understood Implementation of Talent Management Systems Assist in identifying critical and core operational roles Facilitate talent reviews and forums and monitor the implementation of talent development actions with the People Practitioners Promoting high levels of insightful career conversations, coaching and mentoring opportunities Assist in identifying solutions on building initiatives to improve readiness of talent Participate in HR related projects and provide advice on talent management Coaching and mentoring Implementation of an effective coaching and mentoring programme Facilitate change management and organisational effectiveness programmes Ensure that OD and change management strategies are implemented and monitored Post graduate degree in Human Resources, Industrial / Organisational Psychology or another closely related field.
At least 5- 8 years’ experience as a HR Business Partner / HR Manager - the suitable candidate must have operated at a management level for 5 of those years.