HR Business Partner

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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Consumer Durables/FMCG | Retailing

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day. As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. Youll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, Robinsons, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us. Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best. Role Purpose Provide strategic direction and hands on role to provide full cycle Human resources support to our academic institutions. The role is critical in executing HR initiatives providing great internal customer support, and driving HR functional excellence and process improvement. This role will report to Director of Schools with a dotted line of reporting to HRBP Corporate services. This role will function as an HR Business Partner for two schools – Deira International School (https// and Universal American School (https// Key Accountabilities Recruitment and Resource planning Partner with Talent acquisition to develop and implement a recruitment and resource planning strategy to ensure that the school employs the best talent and that school operations are uninterrupted Understanding of and adherence to safe recruitment practices in the education sector Partner with business heads to identify resource needs and forecast costs Identify, work with and build lasting relationships with recruitment agencies that specialises in providing teaching staff. Learning and Development Partner with L&D team to develop and implement a training strategy for teaching and non-teaching staff Ensure that all mandatory training requirements are implemented throughout the year i.e. Health and safety, Child protection, Code of conduct Responsibility for safeguarding training for all staff Liaison with Operations manager to ensure contractors in school have also received safeguard training Total Rewards Work with Total rewards team in reviewing compensation and proposing solutions to maintain internal equity and market competitiveness Business processes/ Operations Manage day-to-day HR operations and requests Develop and implement the on boarding process to enhance employee experience Ensure business compliance to HR processes and procedures Maintain HR information in a systematic and confidential manner Manage staff exits ensuring positive employee experience Compliance Ensure that all staff have all the documents permitting them to work in the country Ensure that all teaching staff are compliant to international standards and have all the documents vetted and attested Ensure that references are taken for all staff Partner with business to increase awareness on compliance and implementation Review and approve offer letters and contracts Performance Management Partner with the business in identifying top talent and planning for succession Partner with line managers in managing employee performance Develop and implement a talent management plan that is aligned with a performance driven institution Implement the performance management process and ensure compliance from all business heads and line managers Education Minimum Bachelors degree in any related field preferably with an MBA in HR Management or CIPD qualifications Minimum Experience and Knowledge Minimum of 5 years of HR Business partnering experience within a school/educational institution is a must Proven track record in managing HR operations and building effective partnerships in a consultative model Experience in implementing HR processes, policies and procedures REF AW Were here to provide excellent service but a little help from you can ensure a five-star candidate experience from start to finish. Before you click apply Please read the job description carefully to ensure you can confidently demonstrate why this opportunity is right for you and take the time to put together a well-crafted and personalised CV to further boost your visibility. Our global Talent Acquisition team members are all assigned to specific businesses to ensure that we make the best matches between talent and opportunities. We not only consider the requisite compatibility of skills and behaviours, but also how candidates align with our Values of Respect, Integrity, Collaboration, and Excellence. As part of our candidate experience promise, we also want to make ourselves available to you throughout the application process. We make every effort to review and respond to every application. Apply now Start apply with LinkedIn Start apply with Facebook Apply Now Start Please wait…