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Human Resources Officer

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from African Population and Health Research Center
Closing date: 23 Jan 2019

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization that carries out high quality, policy-relevant research on population, health and education issues facing sub-Saharan Africa. Our goal is to generate evidence for meaningful action to improve the lives of all Africans.

APHRC seeks to recruit a Human Resources Officer to join a team of other HR professionals at the Center.

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in talent recruitment, selection, onboarding and retention
  • Prepare staff contracts and keep track of contract end dates
  • Manage staff records and keep them confidential
  • Participate in the development, review and implementation of HR policies and procedures
  • Participate in preparation of periodic reports on overall HR status at the Center
  • Manage leave records including preparation of monthly reports
  • Participate in management of staff welfare schemes and initiatives
  • Manage processes for application for work permits, duty exemptions, visas etc
  • Manage the HR Information System

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management
  • At least 3 years’ relevant post-qualification experience, preferably in an international NGO
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to operate a HR Information System
  • Knowledge of Kenya Labour Laws
  • Member of IHRM
How to apply:

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply through our recruitment portal http://hrs.aphrc.org.

Applications will be considered until January 23, 2019. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Cover letters should be addressed to:

The Human Resources Officer

African Population and Health Research Center

P.O. Box 10787 – 00100 GPO, Nairobi

For more information about APHRC visit www.aphrc.org

APHRC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the protection of children