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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Nafasi ya Kazi Senior HR Associate - Greenlight Planet Arusha, Tuma Maombi Yako Mapema

Senior HR Associate, ARUSHA
Location: Arusha, Arusha Region, Tanzania

Greenlight Planet is a social, for-profit business that designs, distributes, and finances solar-powered home energy products, with an underserved population in mind: the 1.3 billion global consumers for whom the old-fashioned electrical grid is either unavailable or too expensive.

Greenlight Planet is looking for a Senior Associate to join its Human Resources Management team in Arusha, Tanzania. The Senior Associate- Human Resources will work closely with the HR team in Africa to ensure the organisation has adequate capacity to build new business units and expand existing operations in Tanzania.

Key responsibilities for the role include:
1. Recruitment of staff across a range of professional levels from associates to senior team leaders within defined Service Level Agreements and budgets.
2. Drive a strong performance culture amongst the Tanzania teams
3. Ensure HR policies are up to date, in line with labour legislation and accessible to all staff
4. Handle employee grievances amicably and within reasonable timelines
5. Manage the Office Administration budget and ensure correct invoicing and timely payments to vendors
6. On-boarding and induction of new employees
7. Attend disciplinary hearings and ensure disciplinary procedures are followed in line with company policy and relevant legislation
8. Ensure privacy of employee data and maintain up to date personnel files
9. Provide timely payroll inputs for processing
10. Actively participate in HR projects aimed towards delivering the HR agenda
11. Delivering excellent information through weekly and/or monthly HR reports

The ideal Senior HR Associate has:
• Is excited about joining a fast growing, entrepreneurial and innovative environment with an opportunity to build teams, local HR practices and policies
• Has 4-6 years of HR generalist experience, ideally with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management.
• Is comfortable and experienced working in a multi-cultural environment
• Has strong communication skills with excellent planning and project management ability
• A solutions-oriented self-starter; comfortable taking on substantial work with limited oversight
• Relationship orientation: this role will require developing strong partnerships both internally and externally. The ideal candidate is a natural people person, one that elicits trust in others and truly enjoys collaboration.
• An ability to work autonomously and independently; this person will be expected to take inputs from many stakeholders but ultimately drive the HR strategy with confidence.
• Be able to prioritize a varied workload and work well under pressure and while adhering to strict deadlines.

We are looking for someone who is driven, passionate and excited about the opportunity to bring honest, affordable, energy to homes in Africa and Asia. If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.

Greenlight Planet offers a competitive salary, a fun, supportive work environment and opportunities for continued professional growth within a fast-growing global enterprise.

Greenlight Planet believes in equal opportunity for all people, everywhere. It is the reason we exist! So, regardless of your race, color, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, HIV/Aids status, disability or any other protected characteristic as established by law, we will accept your application and make a decision based on your suitability for the position.