Ready to make a difference for customers, colleagues and your career? Do you want a future worth getting excited about? This is the place to be. We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced HR Generalist to join the team at our Premier Inn Regional Office!
Premier Inn is a British hotel chain and the UK's largest hotel brand with more than 750 hotels. Premier Inn hotels in the UAE operate under a strategic partnership between Emirates Group and Britain s leading hospitality firm Whitbread PLC, established to develop the Premier Inn brand throughout the region. At Premier Inn we make every day experiences special for millions of customers and create excellent career opportunities for people like you. Currently we have 10 hotels in the Middle East and an exciting pipe line of new hotels opening in the foreseeable future. We hold many coveted people and brand industry awards, and we want you to help us add another award to our trophy cabinet!
Reporting to the HR Director, you ll be the custodian of all company policies and procedures and ensuring compliance to the UAE Labor Law, including creating and delivering training where needed. You will be the driving force in ensuring an effective delivery of HR Services, supporting the business with recruitment, onboarding, compensation and benefits, employee relations, safety and welfare, and managing HR Information Systems.
You will enjoy learning how each role supports delivering the company vision, and apply that learning on sourcing & hiring strategies to hire the right talent.
A major focus of the role is day to day management of HR operations including the employee lifecycle, onboarding including coms, visas, travel, inductions, supporting with HR policies including performance and succession planning through to managing any team member exits.
This role also is hands on in accommodation including coordinating and managing pest controls, audits, room movements, furniture & repairs, linen, room allocation and so on.
Often no two situations are alike, therefore you will be inquisitive, quick to understand and be able to apply knowledge and you won t stop until the problem is solved.
A confident collaborator you will have strong relationships with business leaders and love to multi task while maintaining a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail. You enjoy working at a pace and thrive under pressure but always have a smile, patience and time to listen and help others.
• 3 years experience in an HR Generalist / Talent Acquisition role
• UAE experience in a hotel industry preferred
• Strong competency interviewing and selection skills
• Experience in advising and managing grievance and disciplinary investigations.
• Experience of engagement with Senior Leaders with confidence and credibility
• Experience in drafting and implementing policy and procedures
• Knowledge of best practice in specific HR areas recruitment and selection, absence management, capability, disciplinary and grievance, etc.
• Proficient in UAE Labor Law
• Must have a UAE Driving license and own car
What we offer
At Premier Inn, you will have a competitive benefits package, rewards and recognition. We offer, accommodation, transportation, medical insurance, air tickets, food entitlement and allowance and a competitive basic salary. You will have opportunities to develop and grow. The chance to build yourself a long and varied career doing something you really love.
At Premier Inn, we know the importance of creating a culture which brings the experience to life for both our customers and our team and this is supported by strong company values. We employ people that not only believe in our values but also have the passion to live and breathe them, and always put the customer in the heart of everything we do.
We want Premier Inn to be a place where people s skills and careers grow as fast as we do. A place where everyone has the opportunities to develop and achieve their dreams. We put emphasis on a promote from within culture and continuously strive to create a supportive and engaging environment in which our team can thrive and deliver.
If this sounds like you and you are ready to work in an environment that values your work and rewards you fairly then please click on the apply button below.