Chevron Corporation Human Resources Manager Chevron South Africa in Cape Town, South Africa

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy. To learn more, visit the Explore Chevron website.

We operate 100,000 barrels per day refinery in Milnerton, Cape Town, that produces gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, liquefied petroleum gas, fuel oil, paving asphalt and other products. Chevron South Africa also has interests in a lubricant oil manufacturing plant in Durban and maintains a laboratory and blending plant there.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Human Resources Manager Chevron South Africa in Cape Town, South Africa through 30 July 2018 .

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Accountable for the development and delivery of targeted results within the Chevron South Africa (CSA) HR business plan

  • Responsible for CSA HR operations including general HR business partnering, labour relations, recruitment, payroll and benefit administration, transformation with specific reference to employment equity and skills development and learning and development

  • Reporting line authority for the South African HR Team

  • Strategic monitoring of staffing and CSA HR policy to improve business performance

  • Advocate and direct all people development and governance initiatives

  • Represent HR on the CSA Business Leadership team and Personnel Development Committee

  • Advisor and HR Business Partner to CSA Leadership in all key HR matters and organisational capability decisions

  • Review and coordinate the implementation of new processes and policies and manage special HR projects

  • Provide policy counsel/interpretation/implementation regarding HR matters

  • Interface with legal and regulatory agencies and unions on HR related matters

  • Direct CSA in policy and benefit reviews

  • Active role in the management of the company retirement funds as an employer appointed Trustee on both funds

  • Ensure workforce data maintenance, management reporting and analysis in support of strategic CSA HR programs

  • Coordinate and monitor relationships with external HR service providers

  • Drive compliance according to set standards

  • Advise on and implement total remuneration Programs

  • Ensure the implementation of CSA employment equity and skills development processes and performance against employment equity plans

Required Qualifications:

  • Relevant HR Manager experience, greater periods of exposure and experience will be deemed advantageous

  • Relevant HR degree or similar qualification

  • Proven ability to set direction in HR strategy and deliver results

  • A sound knowledge of HR best practices

  • Proven capability in managing organisational and culture change

  • Prior supervisory experience at managerial level with demonstrated ability to lead and inspire

  • Ability to partner with and communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels in the organization, including Executive Leadership and CSA Board level

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability

  • Proficient in the legislative framework applicable to the South African labour market

Strongly Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience within the Petro-Chemical, Retail or Manufacturing industry

  • Post Graduate qualification in Human Resources or related field

  • Proven experience in organised labour environments

  • A proven track record in managing employment equity and skills development in line with the legislative framework

Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered within Chevron South Africa parameters but this position is not expat eligible.

International Considerations:

Selected candidates will work in South Africa under the local payroll system and benefits.

Employment Equity:

Selections will be made in line with the Chevron South Africa Employment Equity plan.