2707 New Zealand
Work Type
Online Jobs @ recruitme
<< Go Back
HR Business Partner (Midland and South Auckland)
Waikato Waikato New Zealand
Full Time
Emerge Aotearoa
  • Become part of a respected team of HR Business Partners
  • Utilise your HR expertise to make a tangible difference within a leading national social services provider
  • Working from our Hamilton office, you will be providing valuable support to our managers across Midland region and South Auckland

About us

He aha te mea nui o te ao He tangata! He tangata! He tangata!

What is the most important thing in the world? It is people! It is people! It is people!

Here at Emerge Aotearoa we're all about people! We're culturally connected and hold our values close to our hearts.

You will be joining a leading provider of social services including mental health, disability and addiction, employment support and social housing. We operate throughout Aotearoa and employ approximately 1000 people. Our staff strives to provide mana-enhancing services that promote health and wellbeing for individuals, family, whanau and communities every day.

About the role

As a key member of our HR team, you will be responsible for:

  • partnering with key managers and internal stakeholders to support the achievement of key strategic priorities and business plans
  • providing high quality generalist HR services to a portfolio of service delivery managers/teams
  • actively contributing to or leading on key HR initiatives that align with the vision, values and strategic priorities of the organisation and People and Development team
  • effectively supporting, coaching and guiding managers on ER and people management issues. Reporting to our Human Resources Manager of People and Development, you will also support initiatives in the performance management, remuneration, ER and employee engagement portfolios, ensuring that our practice and processes reflect our kaupapa, represent best practice and are accessible and transparent to all stakeholders.

Who we're looking for

Our ideal candidate will have strong people skills, a touch of humour, a dash of humility, a big heart and a heap of professionalism. You will be excited about continuously improving HR practice and will enjoy finding client centric solutions.

You will also have:

  • three to five years relevant HR experience, including experience working in a HR generalist or business partnering role
  • a relevant tertiary level qualification e.g. in HR management, business studies, industrial relations, psychology, or commensurate relevant work experience
  • good knowledge of NZ employment legislation
  • the ability to influence and negotiate at all levels
  • demonstrated coaching and facilitation skills
  • flexibility and a willingness to travel regularly within the Southern and Central region
  • a current drivers licence.

In addition, knowledge of Te Reo and/or Maori tikanga, and prior work experience in Social Services, Housing or the Not for Profit sector would be a real advantage.

What's in it for you?

  • We're serious about professional development. Here at Emerge Aotearoa there is so much opportunity to develop, learn and grow
  • You'll be rewarded by helping our people to achieve great things - in return we'll help you to do the same

Join us and take your career to the next level!

How to apply

To apply for this role please visit our careers site careers.emergeaotearoa.org.nz and register your details - Reference 11442SK.

Applications close on Wednesday, 17 January 2018.

Interviews are scheduled for the week commencing 23 January 2018.

Send Your Resume:
Use this option if you have access to your cover letter and Resume file.