Human Resources Manager

Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines

Full Time

Company Info

Large organization

200 + Employees



We are looking for Human Resources Manager with demonstrated experience in finding top talent, inspiring and mediating teams and structuring our staff for best performance.

Why People Want This Job

  •  Work with a Fast Growing Australian Company. You will be the driving force of a top-tier legal & technology company that has consistently doubled its headcount every 2-months. And our growth rate is compounding. This is why we need you! As an exploding company that has moved beyond “startup” and now entering maturity, you will be essential in establishing and crystallizing organisational structure and process. You will be taking a company from its grassroots – embedding your DNA – and using HR to drive it into a large enterprise.
  •  Exciting Challenge. You will be head hunting and interviewing foreigners, brilliant IT specialists and diligent legal team members. Using your skill, you will be in charge of keeping harmony within a multicultural workplace, doing the mediation, inspiration and coaching. You will be welcomed into Leadership Team that embodies “servant leadership” and will need to take a consultative, open leadership style that is expected with the rest of the leadership team.
  •  Office located in Makati, Ayala Avenue. Located in the golden triangle next to top tier-banks and multinational corporations. Excellent transportation and access to the office. Best restaurants, Glorietta, Greenbelt, etc easily accessible.

What Is This Job?

You will be based in our Makati office and will be the Human Resources Manager and will be responsible for leading Human Resource for our 4 offices in the Philippines. You will be supporting the Business Leaders in finding top talent, mediation and due process required to identify, recruit, onboard, coach, handover/transition and terminate hires. A challenge of this job is that we hire UK, Australian, South African and other nationalities. You must have demonstrated experience in being able to work with foreign and local talent and be able to overcome the differences that sometimes happens. You also must be able to draw the best out our people. You will also be critical in regular staff check-ins.

Advantages For The Right Person

We are looking for a Leader who will take charge of this position. What that means is that you will work alongside the Founder & CEO, General Manager, Country Manager, Financial Controller and all other direct Leadership. You will be able to take the best practices that you have found from other roles and establish them here. If you’re looking for a role that matters, a role that allows you to build from the ground up – and leave your DNA – and a role that will let you see a successful startup become a mature large organisation, then this is it. Previously, Senior Leadership were responsible for all hires, but the company has grown so large and so fast, that they need to hand over the responsibility to someone they can trust. The company will soon break past the 100 employee point so an experience Human Resource Leader is sought after.

About You

You will need to be patient, supportive and display “Solomon’s Wisdom”. And most importantly, you must be able to work with an Australian Leadership Team. What that means is that we prefer to use servant leadership over the use authority. You must be someone who strives to excel and someone with “the edge” to help us find top talent. You must also have the social intelligence to coach and reprimand staff when needed. And you must have the strength to terminate employees after repeated infractions and warnings have been made. And you must be experienced in HR process. HR processes are not yet firmly established. You will be required to set and work with all business units to make HR BAU.

Role Description

Recruiting and staffing; organizational departmental planning; performance management and improvement systems; organization development; employment and compliance with regulatory concerns regarding employees; employee onboarding, development, needs assessment, and training; policy development and documentation; employee relations; company-wide committee facilitation; company employee and community communication; compensation and benefits administration; employee safety, welfare, wellness, and health; charitable giving; employee services and counseling; compliance with Philippines government.


Multiple full and part time roles available. Immediate start. Apply today.



Posted: February 20, 2020Tags:Full TimeHRHR Manager and Makati

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