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Senior Human Resource Officer - Employee Relations and Welfare Job at Kenya Civil Aviation Authority

  • Experience Required:6 Years
  • Total Positions:1
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Category: Human Resources
  • Minimum Education: Degree
  • Job Location: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Posted on: October 25, 2021
  • Last Date: November 9, 2021

Job Description

REF: HR/06/21

Department: Human Resources and Administration.
Reports To: Chief Human Resource Officer - Employee
Relations and Welfare
Job Purpose: To coordinate activities that ensure harmonious employee
relations through the application of appropriate HR
policies, legislation, welfare programs and equitable
reward systems.

Scope of work/ duties/ responsibilities
-Coordinating staff welfare activities such as medical scheme, staff insurances,
staff associations, union issues, safety at workplace, employee’s satisfaction
surveys; sports, staff wellness and welfare programs;
-Implementing the organization’s remuneration and compensation policies;
-Overseeing and verifying the accuracy of payroll entries;
-Following up on staff grievance to ensure timely addressing;
-Processing staff claims, allowances, benefits and final dues;
-Participating in recruitment and selection processes in the Authority;
-Collecting and collating data for Human Resource metrics and reporting;
-Updating medical details, National Hospital Insurance Authority (NHIF) and
National Social Security Authority (NSSF) records;
-Collecting and collating data in relation to HIV/Aids Prevention, gender,
disability mainstreaming, Alcohol, Drug and Substance Abuse, WIBA, OSHA;
-Processing cases for Human Resource Management Advisory Committee
-Preparing periodic progress reports;
-Disseminating human resource management policies, laws, regulations,
procedures and systems;
-Verifying and ensuring regular updates of the Human Resource Information
-Initiating workplace programs in tandem with emerging HR trends;
-Performing any other duty as assigned by the Chief Employee Relations and
Welfare Officer.

-A degree in Human resources management or equivalent qualification from a
recognized institution,
A degree in related social sciences such as Business Administration;
Organizational Development and Management or Labour Management from a
recognized university with a Diploma in Human Resource Management.
-Masters degree will be an added advantage.
-Possession of CHRP qualifications will be an added advantage.
-Certificate in supervisory course lasting not less than two (2) weeks from a
recognized institution;
- Membership to a recognized professional body in good standing;

-At least six (6) years’ experience in HR management in a comparable.
organization two (2) of which must be at a supervisory level.
-Experience of human resource management in the public sector will be an
added advantage.

Knowledge and skills
- Knowledge and experience in payroll administration.
- Understanding of remuneration surveys and development of salary
-Experience in administration of employee welfare schemes.
-Knowledge of Labour Laws.
-Good interpersonal and communication and counselling skills.
-Proficiency computer operations.

Interested candidates are required to submit their application letters
quoting the job reference no. on the envelope and application letter,
attaching copies of certificates, testimonials and a detailed CV with full
contact details of three professional referees to the address below. The
applications should be received not later than 9th November 2021.

The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority is an equal opportunity employer.
Female candidates and persons with disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged
to apply. Note, persons with disabilities are required to attach a copy of
valid NCPWD membership card.
The Director General
Kenya Civil Aviation Authority
Aviation House - JKIA
P. O. Box 30163 – 00100

Only shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.

Skills Required

Employee Welfare
Well Conversant With Labour Laws
Effective Communication and Interpersonal Skills
Guidance and Counseling
Computer Literacy