Jobs at Home Affairs – Senior Labour Relations Officer

Website Department of Home Affairs

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and submit reports for grievances on monthly basis
  • Train and conduct awareness campaign on labour relations matters
  • Develop and monitor the database for individual grievances
  • Provide expert advice in the Province on grievance and matters relating to Provincial Consultative Forum (PCF)
  • Conduct research on case law and adjudication trends and developments in labour law and labour relations
  • Implement labour related programmes, collective bargaining and grievance processes
  • Gather, analyse and interpret trend information to address and resolve non-routine business related concerns
  • Ensure the implementation of effective risk and compliance management practices
  • Comply to all relevant regulatory, internal and external compliance requirements
  • Keep up to date with compliance and regulatory requirements and liaise with all relevant stakeholders within and external to the organization
  • Investigate grievance cases and collective bargaining matters relating to PCF in the Province
  • Participate in negotiations with Unions on mutual interest and matters of PCF
  • Implement all resolution / outcomes as a result of the appeal or grievance process
  • Interpret and implement all organisational circulars, policy and other communications

Job Requirements:

  • Presentation, problem solving and strong analytical skills
  • Report writing and investigation skills
  • Knowledge of Employee Relations Prescripts
  • Knowledge of relevant Departmental legislations and prescripts
  • Knowledge of Public Service Regulatory Framework as well as DPSA guidelines
  • Knowledge of Human Resource Legislations and Prescripts
  • Conceptual and analytical thinking
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • A valid driver’s licence, willingness to travel and extended working hours when required.

Qualification & Experience:

  • An undergraduate qualification in Labour Relations / Law or NQF level 6 as recognised by SAQA
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in Learnership / Internship/ Experiential learning in Labour Relations

Job Details:

Company: Department of Home Affairs

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Braamfontein, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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