October 31, 2021
Mbombela, South Africa
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A successful fruit production, processing and export company requires a HR Manager for one of their farming operations in Mbombela.

Job purpose: The Human Resource Administrator is the first point of contact within the designated business unit for all HR-related transactional and administrative activities such as documenting operational processes and maintaining employee records. The HR Administrator shall operate
within the group strategy promoting and upholding the companies’ business goals, objectives, and values.
(A) Transactional HR
• Maintain the complete employee life cycle – on-boarding to exit
• Administration of employment contracts, recruitment, and interview process
• Employee orientation and training
• Wage and benefits administration
• Administrate/lead: Workers Committees, Housing Committees, Health and Safety Committees
• Employee records and statistics – leave, absenteeism, productivity, and loans
(B) Compliance and Governance
• Labour legislation and compliance audits
• Reporting on Employment Equity plans and submission
• Workplace skills plans
• Maintenance of statutory committees – Department of Labour
(C) Management Support
• Employee induction
• Maintain and advise on company policies and procedures
• Advise, plan and arrange disciplinary hearings
• Training and development
• Skills audits, gap analysis and training interventions
• Co-ordinate staff wellness and events
• A Bachelor's degree or diploma and/or equivalent qualification in human resources, business management, or a related field.
• At least 5 years’ HR experience as an administrator/manager.
• Solid knowledge of transactional HR practice, good business acumen, and the potential to learn continuously
• Self-motivated, with a high standard of excellence and attention to detail
• Flexible, able to manage time, think proactively and find appropriate solutions to problems
• Build strong collaborative relationships with employee and management teams
• Handle multiple priorities simultaneously (function under pressure)
• Demonstrate high levels of integrity and maintain confidentiality
• Strong communication skills (written and verbal) in English
Candidates meeting the above criteria may apply in confidence enclosing a detailed CV by

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