Senior HR & Admin Officer– Construction ( Re-advertisement)

Full-time Nairobi Posted On: Feb 29, 2024 Closing On: Closed

Job Description

Position: Senior HR & Admin Officer– Construction
Location: Nairobi
Salary: 80 - 100K

Our client is a well-established company in the construction industry. They are looking for a pro-active, self driven and experienced candidate to fill in the role of a Senior HR & Admin Officer.
The ideal candidate is one who is mature, unafraid to be challenged, well versed with the current labour regulations and passionate about people management.
The main purpose of this role is to oversee the overall management and administration of the HR & Admin function of the company to ensure smooth operations and achievement of their business objectives through a motivated workforce and in compliance with the employment labour laws
Key Responsibilities
·         Assist in the development and implementation of HR policies and procedures detailing working environment procedures, performance management, disciplinary procedures, leave and absence management and create staff awareness on the same.
·         Coordinate the implementation of the staff performance management system.
·         Partner with management in building and sustaining employer-employee relationships to increase productivity, motivation and morale.
·         Assist in developing and implementing effective strategies for employee engagement and retention. 
·         Reviewing and evaluate human resources programmes, systems and procedures to ensure they are relevant to the business needs and are cost effective.
·         Maintain accurate HR records and prepare reports for management as needed.
·         Stay abreast of industry trends and best practices, providing recommendations for continuous improvement.
·         Offer guidance and support to supervisors and staff on HR-related matters such as performance management, employee relations, and conflict resolution. 
·         Conduct training programs to enhance employee skills and cultivate a positive work culture. 
·         Manage all staff welfare and employee relations matters and ensure timely and adequate resolution of any issues so as to promote a harmonious working environment.
·         Develop strategies of effectively managing contract and casual employees.
·         Ensuring that effective employee communication programmes are in place to build a well- informed organization.
·         Responsible for the Human Resources & Administration activities and plans
Required Qualifications, Skills & Abilities
·         Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management
·         Higher Diploma in Human Resources Management or equivalent from professional body
·         Member of a recognized Human Resource professional body
·         Atleast 4 years’ progressive experience in HR
·         Thorough knowledge and understanding of labour laws and Employment Act
·         Experience in developing and implementing HR policies
·         Experience in the construction industry is desired
·         Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
·         Excellent planning and follow through ability
·         Ability to successfully resolve and conflict and deal with difficult situations
·         Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
·         Ability to build productive and collaborative relationships with varied stakeholders.

If you meet the outlined qualifications and skills, please submit your application on/before Monday 8th April 2024.

N.B: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.   

Job Overview

  • Salary Offered
    80K - 100K KSH
  • Employment Model
    On Site
  • Industry
    Road Construction
  • Career Level
  • Experience
    4 yrs
  • Academic Qualifications