Completed Ghana

The Company

This multinational client has production and distribution across the globe and one of their key emerging markets is East Africa. This well-known brand is looking for top talent to join their East African team, with a focus at HR Director level.

The Role

The role will be initially based out of Accra, Ghana as they build up operations in West Africa. Working closely with the country, regional and global teams, you will be required to drive strategy, as well as implement the HR initiatives across regional operations. You will act as an HR Business Lead providing advice and guidance to local and regional business leaders, building and implementing HR strategies. Due to the regional coverage, expect significant travel across these geographies.  

The Individual

You will have strong regional experience across several countries within the African region, ideally with exposure to East Africa. This role needs a strong HR Generalist who has experience within a highly matrixed multinational environment, including potential assignments abroad. You will have a comprehensive background being able to work at strategic senior level but equally operationally hands-on to lead your team by example. Experience in manufacturing or FMCG industries is required, an international profile is essential.

Unless the advertisement specifies otherwise, only HR Professionals who are legally able to work in this country can be considered.

Posted on 24 Nov 2016

ChapmanCG Pte Ltd

EA Licence No. 08S3543

At a glance

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Job function
Generalist HR, Talent Management
Consumer Goods
International Coverage
Global HQ
North America
Global revenue
US$10-100 Billion
Solid report to
VP HR, Africa
Potential upsides
A great opportunity to work with a well-known global brand.
Potential downsides
Heavy travel and lots of hard work in tough geographies.