Ended Human Resources Manager

The Job

Position Title: Human Resource MANAGER 

Number of Vacancy:  1

Duty Station:  Taiz- Yemen   

Position Category:  Full-time  

Duration of Assignment:  one year


Generations  Without  Qat  was  founded  in  2007  by  a  group  of  development professionals  as  voluntarily  work and  officially  become  a  licensed  NGO  in  2010.  The  organization  works  on  two  main interventions:  awareness and  development.  But  since  2014,  the  organization  is  providing  rapid  response  activities  and  relief  support  to the  conflict-affected  communities.  Since  our  inception  in  2010,  GWQ  has  been  dedicated  its  efforts  to  support communities  in the country,  especially  the most vulnerable  ones, in  providing livelihoods, boosting  health and education.  The  organization’s  target  beneficiaries  are:  youth,  women  and  children,  conflict-affected communities, and vulnerable  populations.


The Human Resources Manager is ensuring that all the Human Resources processes, policies and deadlines are handled according to GWQ International standards and Yemeni legal context. The Human resource manager is responsible for ensuring that the overall administration, coordination, and evaluation of human resources plans and programs are realized.


Administrative and legal framework

  • Apply working conditions on the basis of the HI Guidelines and local legislation; internal staff regulations, health policy, training policy and other applicable policies.
  •  Provide support in updating the classification and job descriptions and the management manual.
  • Supervise the registration of employees at the Social Security & Tax Office & related payments.
  • Ensure salary administration and the final issue of payment slips with Payroll Database.
  • Ensure all staff has the appropriate contract and that individual records are regularly updated at all times.
  • Transmit to the operational manager all relevant information on the essential elements for the proper functioning of the operative HR framework, court cases and up-to-date statistics on overall HR in the mission(i.e., recruitment, offshoring, performance appraisal)..
  • Guarantee workplace safety by ensuring rules and regulations are followed.
  • Ensure that all key HR documents are available, translated and understood by staff at all levels.

Recruitment and  Introduction of new staff

  •  Participate in the recruitment process for staffing field projects.
  •  Guaranteed the quality of the recruitment process.
  • Is aware of the different lists of candidates for selection or non-selection
  • Ensure respect and use of all official HI forms of the recruitment procedure
  • Support Base administrators in the implementation of the recruitment process at local level
  • Participate in all interviews made to candidates for local positions in Sana’a, ensure that the interview is conducted following the protocol defined previously and give her inputs from HR and administrative point of view per each candidate in the interview sheet.
  • Send the Job Offers to the selected candidate and the negative answers to non-successful applicants.
  • Make sure that all employees on the mission receive an adequate administrative/HR briefing, are aware of their rights and duties towards HI, have read and understood all internal policies and regulations.

Human Resource Management


  • Take an active part in meetings and trainings.
  • Ensure that candidates are registered and that applications receive adequate follow-up at the coordination and headquarters level.
  • Ensure the communication of all relevant training issues at the coordination level.
  • Participate in regular meetings of staff delegates.
  •  Regularly provide staff with all HR related information.


  • Bachelor of Art in Business Administration minimum (a degree in Human Resources is an added advantage)
  • minimum 3+ years of previous experience in a senior human resources role preferably in the NGO sector
  • Experience managing recruitment at a senior level
  • Strong working knowledge of and experience HR.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic, both written and spoken.
  • Strong writing and presentation skills with the ability to communicate well within and across diverse groups and perspectives.
  • Superior problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to earn trust and appropriately handle confidential and sensitive matters
  • High level of energy and the ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to multi-task and be highly proactive around all functions of human resources
  • Expert MS Office and Google software skills, experience with applicant HR management software, and strong technical/computer skills
  • Strong professionalism, diplomacy, composure and flexibility
How to Apply
  • Interested candidates may please send their CV with cover letter in English, with the reference in the email subject: HR Manager
    Deadline for applications is: 22.08.2019
  • Please address all applications to:  hr.gwq.ye@gmail.com
  • Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 
  • Employer: GWQ
  • Category: Human Resources
  • Location: Taiz
  • Posted on: 8 August 2019
  • Deadline: 22 August 2019