HR Practitioner – Cape Town


Our client is part of an advisory group focusing on development impact in emerging economies. They are looking to employ an HR Practitioner to join their team in Cape Town.

They are looking to hire a proactive individual who has a passion for delivering excellent HR support services. Ideally you will have experience in implementing HR systems and processes in a medium-sized company and can demonstrate an innovative approach to your work.

Minimum Requirements

Degree in a related discipline (HR, Industrial Psychology, Psychology).
At least 5 years’ experience as an HR Generalist in a medium sized company.
Experience / knowledge of international labour legislation will be an added advantage.
Proficiency with SAGE People or similar will be advantageous.
Knowledge of the employee lifecycle and management processes required.
Job profiling / job grading and salary benchmarking.
BCEA and LRA and related labour legislation.
Proficient with MS Office.

Key Skills and Attributes
This role calls for several specific skills and characteristics in the candidate, including:

Administration skills
Coaching skills
Computer skills
Conflict management
Communication skills
Customer orientation
Emotional intelligence
Facilitation skills
Interpersonal skills
Negotiation skills (influencing)
Networking skills
Presentation skills
Problem-solving skills
Time management

Role Description

The successful candidate will:
be responsible for the development and delivery of people management strategies that support the overall strategic and operational objectives of the organization
recommend appropriate human resources solutions and provide a customer-focused HR service
provide expert professional advice and support to managers and staff on all aspects of people management.

The work involves all aspects of:
HR solutions delivery and effective business partnerships
Attraction, recruitment and retention of staff
Performance and Talent Management
Employee Relations
Change management
HR Administration
Project Management

City: Cape Town

Salary: Up to R420K CTC

Duration: Permanent