HIAS is an international nonprofit organization with a stand for a world in which refugees find welcome, safety and freedom. HIAS operation in Kenya was established in 2002 with the mission to serve the most vulnerable refugees through community based protection including psychosocial support, resilience building, resettlement and provision of durable solutions.
Vacancy Number HRTK/V-HR/5/2018
HIAS seeks to recruit an intern/volunteer who will assist in the implementation of Human Resource Practices, which will provide an employee-oriented, high performance culture, which emphasizes on; personnel empowerment, productivity, goal attainment and ongoing development of a superior workforce.
Main Duties & Responsibilities
Assist in the performance of human resources management work relating to recruitment, performance management, leave management and capacity building
Assist in the advertisement of positions, short listing candidates, interviewing candidates, conducting reference checks and providing feedback to successful/unsuccessful candidates.
Assist in coordination with other project heads and field officers to ensure consistency in interpretation and application of HR policies.
Assist in conducting new employee orientation/induction in coordination with the heads of department to foster positive attitude toward organizational objectives.
Assist in preparing for staff meetings when required
Perform other related duties as assigned
Completion of an Undergraduate Degree or a Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management from a recognized institution of higher learning
Skills & Competencies
Knowledge of the labor laws in Kenya.
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Solid organizational skills as well as the ability to be flexible and work well under pressure in a fast paced multi - tasking humanitarian environment.
Strong writing and presentation skills with ability to communicate well within and across diverse groups and perspectives.
Unquestionable level of integrity
Knowledge of Computer Applications such as Ms-Access, Ms-Excel and Ms-Word