HR Officer (m/f)

Gain - Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

GAIN is recruiting a HR Officer (m/f), to be based in Maputo, Mozambique.
  • The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) is seeking a dynamic, people focused Human Resource professional to support the development of our team in Mozambique as HR Officer. This role will be based out of the GAIN office in Maputo
  • Reporting to the Deputy Country Director, as HR Officer you will play a key role in supporting staff and managers in all aspects of GAIN people policies and Mozambique labour law. In addition to ensuring compliance, you will also use your excellent people skills to advise, guide and develop the entire team to achieve success. Key responsibilities include:
  • Provide bespoke advice and support to our managers and team members on people related matters, working closely with the global HR team
  • Work closely with the global HR team to source talent in country
  • Support all staff to get the best from annual/midyear appraisals
  • Assist in planning and organizing staff development and training activities for all staff in Mozambique, in close collaboration with the global HR team
  • Responsible for all HR and Admin related communication to the office, under the supervision of the Deputy Country Director
  • Maintain, update and safeguard all employee records and data
  • Responsible for collating and verifying employee information for payroll administration
  • You must be a self-starter with proven experience of working in a similar role, preferably with an NGO or international organization
  • You'll be an effective communicator and be able to use this skill to develop positive relationships to motivate the team. In addition, you will have a sound understanding of Mozambican labour law and be able to confidently apply HR management practices for the benefit of staff and management
  • You must be confident and fully conversant in business English, both written and verbal, as well as Portuguese
  • In addition to competitive salary, GAIN offers 25 days holiday (plus public holiday), flexible working, home working and professional development opportunities. We will support you to grow in your career and offer this within a supportive and collaborative environment. Additional country specific benefits may apply
  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted
  • The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition is committed to equality of opportunity and creating an inclusive environment where diversity is valued. We are keen to reflect the diversity of our society at every level within our organization and therefore welcome applications from talented and committed people from all backgrounds, representing the diverse societies we operate
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  • GAIN is a Swiss-based foundation launched at the UN in 2002 to tackle the human suffering caused by malnutrition. Working with both governments and businesses, we aim to transform food systems so that they deliver more nutritious food for all people. In particular, we aim to make healthier food choices more desirable, more available, and more affordable. GAIN’s mission is to advance nutrition outcomes by improving consumption of nutritious and safe food for all people, especially those most vulnerable to malnutrition.

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  • Published 09.07.2020
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