South Africa

HR Business Partner

Company Telesure Investment Holdings
Reference # HRBP13/01/21
Published 13/01/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Lead and manage the end-to-end People/HR agenda within a business area by aligning the people and business agenda to ensure business objectives are met that contribute to the delivery of the overall company strategy. This is achieved through the introduction and implementation of programmes, tools, policies and frameworks developed in the Centres of Expertise that support the achievement of the agreed people, customer and growth results. Monitor (through SLA’s, HR metrics) and support HR services delivered via the People Enablement delivery team.
Job Functions Human Resources
Industries Insurance
Business Planning
Develop and propose annual business plans for a given area or department and ensure alignment with strategy. Recommend financial and headcount budgets; propose HR related business targets (e.g., key performance indicators); and schedule key activities/projects, ensuring integration with other elements of the organization.

HR Data Analytics and Insights
Monitor, analyze and report on key Human Capital Enablers such as HR Management, Reporting and Analytics; Governance, SLA's and HR Metrics to optimize the Human Capital of the organization. Analyses and investigate business/people issues and trends within the business unit and recommend interventions in collaboration with COE to create HR insights that enable the diagnosis of business issues, enhancement of employee engagement, and/or improvement of business performance.

Stakeholder Engagement
Be a "Broker" of service between specialized internal groups (e.g remuneration) and the business. Act as a consultant on issues related to strategy execution and change, talent management, employee engagement, performance management, employee relations. Provide feedback to Centres of Expertise about HR solution effectiveness. Collaborate with Centres of Expertise to create innovative
solutions. Focus on consultative support and HR solution delivery to senior line management. Support all HR products, services, process implementation including any required changes and ensure client buy-in through influencing (context, rationale).

Leadership and Direction
Communicate the actions needed to implement the function's strategy and business plan within the team; explain the relationship to the broader organization's mission, vision and values; motivate people to commit to these and to doing extraordinary things to achieve local business goals.

Policy Development & Implementation
Develop procedures and interpret and apply policy for area of expertise to achieve specified outputs, or advise the wider business on application of policy, then monitor implementation of those procedures within the organization. Work with the business unit to translate business needs into HR requirements and employee experience.

Information and Business Advice
Provide specialist guidance to senior managers at the business unit or regional level to enable the implementation of policy, projects, and change initiatives. Drive effective execution of HR policies and processes in their business.

Change Management
Manage and support the development and/or delivery of an organizational change management initiative for a substantial department/area.

Organizational Capability Building
Identify the organizational capabilities gaps required to execute the business strategy within the context of the capability mapping
on an ongoing basis. Responsible for implementing initiatives at the business unit level and may support the design of specialized or customized training, communications and talent management. Support the development of leadership and manage talent pipeline in business unit. Coach and educate the line managers in people management. Coach and develop HRC's.

Regulatory & Compliance Management
Draft HR frameworks within an area of expertise to meet business needs, ensuring compliance with specified design principles, internal policies, and external legal requirements. Investigate all kinds of incidents and reports, and provide expert advice to more
senior colleagues. Minimize risk exposures and ensure adherence with regulatory standards by working with all internal functions to make sure compliance programs are properly implemented.

Personal Capability Building
Develop own capabilities by participating in assessment and development planning activities as well as formal and informal training and coaching; gain or maintain external professional accreditation where relevant to improve performance and fulfill personal potential. Maintain an in-depth understanding of technology, external regulation, and industry best practices through ongoing education, attending conferences, and reading specialist media.
General Education
Recognized 3 year degree / diploma in HR Management or Industrial Psychology (Essential);
Post Graduate degree HR Management or Industrial Psychology or any other relevant qualification (Advantageous)

General Experience
4 or more years experience in the following: Strategic Human Resources Management / HR Organization Capability management / Change Management / Talent Management (Recruitment, Development and Retention) / Performance & Reward / Human Capital Planning / ER, IR and Wellness (Essential);
Experience in Project Management and HRMS (i-manage – Oracle, SAP, VIP etc) (Advantageous)

2 or more years supervising and directing people and other resources to achieve specific end results within limited timeframes (Essential)

*SAQA Accredited Equivalent* - It is the onus of the applicant to provide TIH and its subsidiaries with certified evidence that their qualification(s) meet the equivalent NQF level required for this role at time of application.

Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA)** competency requirements: FAIS recognized qualifications / Regulatory Examinations / Class of Business Certification and / or CPD according to your DOFA (where applicable) - As a registered Financial Service Provider, we are mandated to ensure that all our representatives are always and remain fit and proper at all times. By applying for this role, you consent to having your relevant qualification and or accreditation or confirm that you are working towards meeting the competency requirements. You further consent to the relevant information being verified.

Employment Equity

The Company's approved Employment Equity Plan and Targets will be considered as part of the recruitment process. As an Equal Opportunities employer, we actively encourage and welcome people with various disabilities to apply. TIH is committed to an organizational culture that recognizes, appreciates and values diversity & inclusion.

Should you not hear from our team in 30 days, kindly consider your application unsuccessful.

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About TIH

Telesure Investment Holdings (Pty) Ltd (TIH), is the holding company of some of South Africa’s leading financial service providers. Our portfolio includes short-term insurers, a long-term insurer, health insurance as well as an insurance and personal finance comparison platform. We’re pioneers with a hunger for best, bringing customer-focused innovation and service excellence to the financial services industry. We’re an undivided team of diverse thinkers and doers who believe in leading through technology and pushing past their limits.

What we offer

TIH offers an exceptional benefits programme, and competitive compensation packages. You have options for Life Cover, Disability Benefits, Provident Fund, Medical Aid, and more. Office benefits include free undercover parking, free Wi-Fi, ATMs, an onsite gym, subsidised meals, convenience store, coffee shop, an on-site Dischem store, free seasonal fruits – every day, and an Active Access walking programme
Job Closing Date 20/01/2021
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