Head of People in Switzerland
dedicated to improving the delivery of health and education services in Africa, South Asia and South America
by Lotti Timari | 08 September 2021
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JOB DESCRIPTION

About Acasus

Acasus is a consultancy dedicated to helping governments implement transformational reforms in health and education. Our goal is to improve public health and education for those who need it the most. Since 2013, Acasus has developed a strong reputation supporting governments across Asia, Africa, and South America. We are working on high-profile projects in Pakistan, and have ongoing projects in Chad, DRC, Mozambique, Somalia, Afghanistan, Ethiopia and Bahrain among others. 

 

Role‚Äč in Brief

 

Our Head of People oversees employee relations, performance and compliance of all the departments of the company and ensures that they are being managed according to the organization's standards. 

 

Day-to-day responsibilities 

 

  • Develop appropriate measures, monitor and regularly report on key performance indicators and compliance frameworks and take appropriate actions when needed
  • Ensure that any risks associated with the People function are communicated and managed appropriately and effectively
  • Direct the needs assessment for training and staff development to enhance the effectiveness of employee performance 
  • Develop and implement learning and coaching strategies and programs 
  • Provide regular coaching to managers and team leads
  • Collaborate with other functional areas like Operations, Recruitment, Accounting 

 

We Look For

 

  • 10+ years of experience in HR/coaching/compliance field or similar
  • Experience in conflict resolutions and workplace investigations
  • Experience in educating and coaching staff
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to build rapport with employees
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is essential
  • Willingness to travel

 

The Reward

 

  • A competitive compensation package
  • High degree of responsibility and autonomy
  • The opportunity  to drive a truly impactful set of reforms and improve healthcare and education outcomes for an entire generation
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Next Steps

Join us in advancing technology for global impact. Apply now!

Acasus is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and thrive on inclusive employment based on merit, qualifications and business needs.

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