Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
IFC—a sister organization of the World Bank and member of the World Bank Group—is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. We work with more than 2,000 businesses worldwide, using our capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in the toughest areas of the world. In fiscal year 2018, we delivered more than $23 billion in long-term financing for developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity.
The IFC HR function addresses IFC specific business needs with dedicated teams including Client Services and HR Programs. The Client Services Team offers customized and strategic HR partnership, support and solution to IFC. The Program Team oversees the design and supports the implementation of improved HR processes, practices, programs, and tools. Both teams work closely together to support client departments/VPU on their workforce strategies and people management matters through a delivery of HR products that meet the business needs of IFC. IFC also relies on support from World Bank Group (WBG) HR centers of expertise and shared services.
As part of the IFC HR Client Services team, we are seeking an HR Assistant to be based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The selected candidate will report to the HR Business Partner in Johannesburg and will provide support across the spectrum of HR duties for the regional clients in close collaboration with the Regional HR Team.
Duties and Accountabilities:
The HR Assistant is responsible for supporting IFC clients on the full range of HR matters, in close collaboration with the relevant HR Business Partner/s. Specifically, the key duties include the following:
Annual HR Process Management
HR and Administrative Support