Human Resources Coordinator
Number of positions
Mogadishu - Somalia
Minimum of Bachelor degree or equivalent in HR, business, organizational behavior, organizational psychology or another related field. Master degree preferred.
At least 5 years progressive HR experience, with 2 years in a senior supervisory role.
Previous working experience in with an international development or humanitarian organization preferred.
Professional HR certification from a reputable body such as IHRM, SHRM, CIPD or HRCI preferred.
Skills and Experience
Ability to think strategically assessing options and actions based on trends and conditions in the work environment, and the vision and values of the organization.
Demonstrated ability to serve as a successful participant on a management team that provides the countrywide leadership and direction.
Excellent interpersonal and coaching skills, demonstrated ability to lead and develop HR staff.
Ability to work cooperatively with internal clients and organizational stakeholders at all levels and from all disciplines
Seasoned knowledge and experience in Somali employment law, compensation and benefits, workforce planning, employee relations, safety, and training and development.
Excellent oral and written verbal communication skills
Willingness and ability to travel, both nationally and internationally.
Excellent computer skills in a Microsoft Windows environment. Must include Excel and skills in HR database management and record keeping.
Ability to practice a high level of confidentiality.
Fluent written and spoken English and Somali.
Demonstrated ability to analyze complex and sensitive material and report on it cogently.
Genuine interest in and commitment to the humanitarian principles of Action Against Hunger.
Membership in a professional HR body is an added advantage.
How to apply
Applications, should include a CV with cover letter and 3 professional references to be sent via email to:
firstname.lastname@example.org not later than 20 September 2019 clearly mentioning the position on the subject line and the preferred duty station. HR Coordinator- Mogadishu
Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
This position is open to Somalia nationals