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Date Posted: 
Sunday, 25 March, 2018 - 23:45
Job Description: 


The role: Human Resources Director

To lead and strategically guide the planning and provisioning of high quality human resoures services in accordance with the strategic objectives of the university.Immediate priorities include establishing a professional HR function, assisting to build a new organisational design needed to deliver on UFH's 2020 strategy, establishing a professional perfomance management culture and building deep talent pools required to execute the university's strategy.


Full responsibility for:

  • Employee relations
  • Organisational Development
  • Policy development and Planning
  • Human Resources Development
  • Transformation
  • Employment Equity and Diversity Management
  • Recruitment & Benefits Administration



  • Postgraduate degree in Human Resources /related field
  • A post graduate leadersip or business management degree such as an MBA will be an dded advantage




  • HR experience with proven success in building an HR Function to support the strategy
  • Proven expertise in talent building and perfomance management practices
  • Experience in building organisation capability, preferably in the academic sector
  • Experience in driving organisational change, transformation and innovation
  • Demonstrated maturity in stakeholder management across a wide and diverse stakeholder base
  • Abilty to mordenise policies, processes, process flows and controld to mordenise HR
  • Solid budgeting skills
  • Excellent emplyee and Union relations
  • Strong conflict resolution and communication skills
  • Strategist with the ability to roll up their sleeves
How to Apply: 


Landelani ,t/a N2Growth Africa has been exclusively retained to advise on this assignment.Please forward CV along with copies of qualifications to

For additional information or a confidential discussion please contact Simone Eloff, Research Consultant on 011 750 9536


NB: Candidates must be willing to undergo appropriate psychometric testing and other selection instruments should the selection committe decide so.


Closing Date: 
Friday, 6 April, 2018 - 23:30