Job title: Regional HR Director
Job type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Job published: 2024-02-02
Job ID: 32051
Contact name: Hiring Team
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Job Description

Exciting news! We are on a growing journey and building a stellar team! 

Why should you be part of Sunnystep’s success?

We are an innovative force in consumer retail with a clear brand purpose — we believe wellness starts with our feet. Good shoes support our feet and our body, and help us move and live better.

We are redefining comfort in every step to an unparalleled experience without compromising on style. Our mission is to revolutionize the footwear industry by crafting the most comfortable shoes with unwavering commitment to environmental responsibility ensuring that every step our customers take not only embodies unrivalled comfort but also leaves a positive impact on the planet.

The HR Director will be responsible for managing HR policies, programs, and initiatives, fostering a positive work culture, and ensuring compliance with employment laws and regulations.

You will also -

  • Understand company business goals and manage all aspects of people in the company to help with our business expansion in and outside Singapore\
  • Drive a strong culture through organizational development interventions, coaching and close partnerships with different departments
  • Manage the performance management system. Develop and communicate career progression plans effectively with people in different departments
  • Manage employee learning and development program and help employees upgrade their skill sets. Develop succession planning for key roles
  • Manage corporate communication and employer branding effectively. Ensure that company’s strategic direction and business goals are clearly communicated throughout the company and identify gaps and fix them promptly
  • Own employee satisfaction level
  • Develop and administer region specific human resources policies and procedures, ensure consistency with corporate policies, procedures, practices and programs
  • Develop and execute on strategic workforce plans geared toward fuelling business growth
  • Provide overarching HR strategic advice, support and counsel to business. Identify key capabilities aligned with business goals, and conduct gap analysis.
  • Attract, retain and integrate an educated, high quality, motivated and engaged workforce. Partner closely with different departments and manage the entire recruitment and selection process for different teams in and outside
  • Singapore within tight timelines
  • Manage payroll, and make strategic plans for compensation and benefits to retain talents. 

We would want to speak with you if you are / have –

  • A start-up / growth scale-up mindset, flexible, and open to adapt to changing requirements when needed; roll-up-your-sleeves mindset
  • A Bachelor’s degree, Master’s or MBA a plus
  • 10+ years of progressively complex/strategic HR experience, including organization effectiveness, staff relations, compensation, staff development and recruitment
  • Minimum 5 years experience as a people leader with a strong drive to creative a positive work environment
  • Proficient with Employment Law in APAC
  • Acute business acumen, strong leadership, planning, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to interact with and influence all levels of management, and executives
  • Strong English command, oral and written

Based in Singapore, Sunnystep is committed to fostering community, inclusivity, integrity, and technology to support everybody’s journey of possibilities.

We review each application thoroughly and will arrange an initial discussion with the shortlisted candidates who best meet our requirements. If you find that the requirements align to your experience and expertise, you may express your interest through this job advertisement or you may reach out to our Talent Acquisition Manager, Sheryl Elnar –