EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS:

Completed

POSITION:

NATURE OF BUSINESS:

Human Resources Director

FMCG

GROUP BACKGROUND: South African subsidiary of Global Fast Moving Consumer Goods Group

JOB LOCATION: Johannesburg 

REPORTS TO: Managing Director

 

TOTAL STAFF RESPONSIBILITY: 8 people

 

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY:

Assume responsibility and authority for the full scope of human resources for the industrial, commercial and head office divisions.  

 Main Deliverables: 

  • Building the Human Resources function, installing the basics and innovating across all Human Resources disciplines
  • Taking the organisation to the next level of performance and professionalism
  • Building organisation capability to meets both current and future business needs
  • Creating a unique Organisation Culture
  • Ensuring sound industrial relations in the organisation and production facility
  • Building the Southern African subsidiary into a great place to work and an employer of choice in South Africa

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

  • Must hold a university degree
  • At least thirteen years experience in a human resources function, the majority of which should have been in the fast moving consumer goods sector
  • Must have held the position of Human Resources Director or been Head of a significant Human Resources Division in at least one previous role in South Africa
  • Must have worked in both a manufacturing and a branded goods organisation
  • Must have Industrial Relations experience
  • Experience in a multinational organisation would be advantageous