Recruiter / Talent Acquisition Specialist Job in Nairobi Kenya

Our client, a renewable energy company focusing on solar power, is looking for a dynamic and motivated Talent Acquisition Specialist for its offices in Nairobi. 

He / She will be responsible for managing the recruitment, on-boarding and performance monitoring of a first class team of sales people and field operations staff. 

He / She MUST have a passion for rural business.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for overall recruitment activity and campaigns in Kenya
  • Plan and conduct new employee orientation program.
  • Respond to inquiries regarding HR policies, programs and procedures.
  • Ensure all the company's policies and procedures are up-to date in line with current employment law.
  • Prepare and send the manpower authorities the required documentation on a regular basis.
  • Organize regular staff welfare activities.
  • Plan and coordinate with trainers and associations to ensure training runs smoothly.
  • Design and update training manuals/individual records of employee
  • Administer and ensure timely completion of performance appraisal assessment for employees yearly
  • Responsible for statutory deductions, social charges, insurance policies and medical cover for all.
  • Working closely with other departments to find the right candidates.
  • Maintain and manage the main recruitment channels.
  • Organize all communication with candidates for all available positions and schedule the tests.
  • Schedule interviews based on test results and first round interview observation
  • Liaise with schools and universities in Kenya promoting the company brand
  • MUST have 1-2 years experience of recruitment and talent sourcing.
  • Degree/Diploma in social sciences, human resource management or similar.
  • Must have experience in rural team recruitment.
  • Organized, responsible, efficient, professional and ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to analyse and understand if a candidate fits a job description.
  • An outgoing and easy to communicate with.
  • Great attention to detail with excellent command of English.
  • Good understanding of the cultural fit and ability to take ownership of recruiting process.
  • Must have experience in on-boarding, training and benefits administration.
  • Knowledge of Kenya Employment Law and regulations
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 50,000 (Approx. 500 USD)
Deadline: 12th November 2016          
To apply, please follow the link:  

Summit Recruitment & Search, 
Blixen Court, Karen Road,
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