Human Resources Specialist at UNICEF, Damascus, Syria

Deadline: 14 August 2018

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Human Resources Specialist in Damascus, Syria.

The Human Resources Specialist will demonstrate the ability to anticipate HR-related needs and develop subsequent plans and solutions that align HR management with business objectives.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Human Resources Specialist will perform following functions-

  • Serve as the single point of contact for his/her client portfolio on advice pertaining to all aspects of the employment life cycle.
  • Provide accurate and timely advice to clients on HR processes and policies, ensuring the highest level of client-orientation.
  • Proactively advise clients on the resolution of human resources issues ensuring equitable and transparent solutions that protects both the staff and organizations interests in accordance with policies, regulations and procedures.
  • Promote the organizational goals and targets for gender equity and cultural diversity.
  • Keep abreast, research, benchmark, and implement best and cutting edge practices in HR management and contribute to the development of global policies, procedures and introduce innovation through sharing of best practices and knowledge learned.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants Must have-

  • An Advanced University Degree in human resource management, business management, international relations, psychology or another related field is required.
  • First level university degree in one of the above fields combined with 7 years of experience may be accepted in lieu of advance university degree.
  • 5 years of increasingly responsible professional experience in human resource management in an international organization and/or large corporation is required.
  • Developing country work experience and/or familiarity with emergency is considered an asset.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic is required.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.