hr manager (up to $7000, shipping industry) in Singapore

sophia wong, randstad
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S$ 7,000 - S$ 8,000 per year

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human resources
job type
working hours
S$ 7,000 - S$ 8,000 per year
8 years
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sophia wong, randstad
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job description

A start up HR role with a shipping company

about the company

Our client is a home grown SME in the shipping industry. With over 30 years of heritage, they have made a name in the shipping industry verticals. Despite the current climate, they are still a growing and profitable business with expansion plans in the pipeline.

about the job

You will undertake the role of an HR Manager, handling the full function of a generalist role. You will partner alongside the general manager and his management team in the corporate office, looking over all matters pertaining to HR. You will be someone who is operationally strong and willing to roll up your sleeves and work towards a common goal alongside with the company in building up the HR team and grow together with the business. The role will provide you with the opportunity to start up the HR department to put policies, processes and introduce the best practices of HR with support from your management team. Your role will include but not limited to:

  • Full spectrum of HR duties; recruitment, on and off boarding
  • Streamline HR processes, work flow and identify gaps for improvement to drive HR initiatives
  • Manage stakeholder expectations and relationships through effective communication, negotiation and alignment of their needs with the organisation’s objectives
  • Support full business relating to recruitment, employee relations, coaching, grievance handling and change management initiatives
  • Develop and review HR policies and procedures against organisational needs, and in compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Bridge management and employee relations by addressing demands, grievances or other issues and solving workplace conflicts through effective mediation and conducting investigation as necessary
  • Work with the management team to performance management strategies to facilitate performance management, implementing key performance indicators and employee performance assessment

about the manager/ team

Reporting directly to the general manager, you will work closely alongside with the other stakeholders in a lean corporate office set up to achieve business objectives with 1 HR admin support assisting alongside you.

skills and experience required

You will be diploma/degree qualified in HRM or related field of studies and demonstrate at least 8 years of experience preferably in related industry sector within the shipping verticals. You will be someone with excellent people skills when it comes to employees’ related matters and being adaptable to changes. You will also be someone who is versatile in handling people of all cultural levels and demographic backgrounds. Apart from the mentioned, you must be someone who is passionate about working in a SME environment to help grow the business together with the leadership team. In additionally, you must also possess the determination and willingness to work in a family business oriented culture.

To apply

If the above describes you, click on the relevant link. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

EA: 94C3609 / R1110094


no additional skills required


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma