HR Manager


Johannesburg, South Africa
Human Resources
Estée Lauder Companies

Job Description
Overall management responsibility for the day to day operations within the HR generalist function.
Supports the timely and efficient delivery of planned human resources programs in the organization.
Successfully lead, build and execute transformation initiatives.
Build and cultivate strong relationships with stakeholders such as HR Shared Services (OneSource) and Senior Leadership to help foster a collaborative environment.
Cultivate partnerships with key stakeholders such as HR Shared Services, OneSource and Senior Leadership.
Role model and embed the new ways of working to ensure sustainability.
Partner with the Talent Manager to conduct regular talent identification exercises in the line with agreed principles.
Participate in talent mapping, pipelining of candidates and coaching hiring managers to hire the best in class talent.
Sponsor and encourage participation in Company learning initiatives.  Support and partner with the Talent Manager to deploy key programmes to target audience.
Support organization effectiveness initiatives as priorities evolve and timelines shift. Partner with COE’s to identify opportunities to deprioritize work and enhance virtual ways of working as well as leveraging everyday change practices
Utilize HR dashboards to provide insights into core business decisions as well as to support talent planning, model org design and to facilitate Post Covid Talent acquisition capabilities.
Have a solid understanding and ability to execute on total rewards and compensation methodology and frameworks.
Analyze insights from Pulse surveys to drive and support employee engagement.
Point of contact for Employee Relations and pragmatically facilitate Restructuring, Case Management and overall workplace disciplinary including poor performance management.
Gives accurate and appropriate advice, training and support to managers who are managing performance/relations issues.
Supports the annual Digital Performance Management activities, provides coaching to employees and managers and ensure due diligence. Partners with HRBP Administrator to extract ratings data and insights for the year end calibration process.
Utilization of ELC dashboards and HRIS as a first reporting on KPIs, trend analyses, year over year insights, and other relevant metrics.  Manage HR data sensitively and professionally.
Support all strategic HR initiatives and drive execution across the Affiliate using effective project management practices and skills and ensuring high quality execution.
Be an active participant and model behaviours related to Inclusion and Diversity.

Qualifications and Expereince

Relevant Bachelors Degree
8 – 10 years relevant HRBP experience in a multinational or corporate South African environment.
Similar role in a prestige company an advantage.
Key Competencies, behavioral criteria

HR Subject Matter Expert
Resourceful – ability to prioritize and use their judgement to keep focused on HR Transformation Priorities
Commercial Awareness/ Business Acumen
Ability to utilize HR Metrics/Analytics to drive business solutions
Change Management
Facilitation & Coaching
High Touch project delivery and thoughtful in execution
Creative and innovative thinking
Advocate for Inclusion & Diversity
Exposure to a technology enabled environment that supports digital HR led processes.
Ability to facilitate processes and manage difficult conversations.
Employee Relations Enablement
Must possess excellent organization, analytical, presentation, communication, and comprehension skills
Proven problem-solving capabilities.
Ability to prioritize tasks, a self-starter, and organized.
Excellent interpersonal, relationship building, and team leadership skills required.

Job: Human Resources
Primary Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa-ZA-GT-Johannesburg
Job Type: Standard
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: 1st (Day) Shift
Job Number: 205913