Open to Kenyan nationals only
Location: Nairobi with frequent travel
HelpAge International is the secretariat to the HelpAge Global Network, which brings together a wide range of organisations and individuals working to promote the rights and meet the needs of older women and men, nationally and internationally.
Our long-term vision is to establish a global movement of strong connected age focused and older people led platforms in every country in the world. Only by collaborating together can we achieve a world in which all older people can lead dignified, active, healthy and secure lives. We aim to extend the reach and influence of the HelpAge Global Network to all those in a position to help bring about our vision for older people– including Governments, regional institutions, policy makers, development partners, the private sector, UN organisations and academic institutions.
In Africa region we will deliver this through a combination of programme, policy and communications work focused on our core themes of social protection, health and care, and humanitarian issues. HelpAge Africa Regional office seeks to recruit a Regional Human Resource and Staff Development Manager.
As part of the global HR team the regional Human Resources and Staff Development Manager will act as a strategic business partner to staff in the Regional office, Country Directors and country HR staff in the region. The post holder is responsible for all HR related matters in the region.
He/she will have significant experience in strategic human resource management at regional level, have extremely strong communication, negotiation and representational skills, be able to lead complex projects and initiatives that require multi- level stakeholder engagement and have ability to manage multiple priorities. Experience in coordinating human resource activities across countries, sound experience in staff learning and development, performance management and staff engagement are essential to this role.
A full job description for this role is available on the right-hand side of this page.
To apply, send your cv and cover letter, detailing how you meet the criteria for this position to firstname.lastname@example.org by 16th August, 2018.