• NEVER pay for any job, interview, certification, visa or any other fee to any employer or individual. If you need any clarification, email us: services@myjobmag.co.ke
  • HR Specialist at BBC

  • Posted on: 20 August, 2019 Deadline: Not Specified
  • View Jobs in Media / Radio / TV View All Jobs at BBC World Service
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • The BBC is an international multimedia broadcaster on radio, TV, online and social networks with a weekly global audience of 320 million.  As part of a historic and exciting expansion of BBC Africa, the BBC World Service is launching a range of programmes and digital content that will go beyond the hard news agenda to include Discussions and Technology, Sport, Business programmes and factual content for African audiences.

    We are looking to recruit an experienced HR Specialist to support our newly expanded business based in Nairobi.  You will be responsible for managing, leading and delivering their area of specialism; bringing evidence-based practice into the organisation and addressing the people challenges for their area of expertise.  Travel outside of Kenya is required.

    HR Specialist

     

    Role Responsibility

    Reporting to the London based International HR Business Partner, you will provide operational day to day HR support to our East Africa teams and if required, more widely across our wider Africa operations. This is a very busy and varied role, supporting an inspiring and demanding multi-national work force where you will work across a full range of HR related activity across the employee life-cycle.  It is a standalone role where you will be expected to work independently as part of a wider, remote-based team.

    You will be dealing with local reward and benefits matters, helping to deliver corporate and local reward and benefits strategy as well as advising on local compliance considerations.  In this role you may be playing a part in staff training development initiatives and helping us recruit and develop fantastic and diverse talent for our East Africa operations.

    You will be working as part of a wider international HR team based in the UK and in other territories, who together have a global remit – so there will be opportunities to support global and pan-regional projects.

    Are you the right candidate?

    Educated to a degree level qualification in HR or a related area, you will bring a solid generalist HR background to this role.  Experienced in handling a wide variety of people-related issues both formally and informally, you will be an excellent relationship builder with experience of supporting local management teams.  You will have a working knowledge of the Kenyan Industrial Relations Act as well as experience in delivering employee engagement activity and implementing change.   Experience of managing disciplinaries, working in a union-led environment and a track record in delivering positive change is essential.

    A team player with experience in a multi-national work place would be desirable but not essential as would experience of or an interest in the media industry.  Fluency in English is necessary, language skills in at least one other East African language would be advantageous.

    Package Description

    Contract: continuing

    Local terms and conditions apply

    Location: Nairobi

    Any offer of employment is conditional upon you having the right to work in Kenya

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to BBC World Service career website on careerssearch.bbc.co.uk to apply

  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Know more about BBC World ServiceSimilar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Internship Opportunities at Epsilon Publishers
  • Junior Graphic Designer at SPARK Publicity
  • Senior Graphics Designer, BBC Africa at BBC
  • Procurement Officer at Nation Media Group
  • Digital Marketing Manager at Ringier One Africa Media (ROAM)
  • Business Journalist (Intern) at East African Business Times Limited (EABT)
Advertise your training programs and courses on MyJobMag
  • Filter Jobs
  • County | Search by region instead
    Field

    Industry

    Education

    Experience


    Also include jobs without defined experience

    Job Title

Display your company or industry jobs on your website or blog Get Started
  « 1 Recently Viewed Job
 
 
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail