Head of HR SEA - Financial Services

  • SGD
  • Singapore
  • Permanent/ Permanente
  • Banking and Finance/ Bancos e Finanças

Our client, an international financial services organization, is seeking a dynamic and experienced Head of HR for the Southeast Asia region. This senior leadership role is pivotal in developing and executing the HR strategy across Southeast Asia, with a primary focus on their Singapore office.

As the Head of HR, Southeast Asia, you will lead and oversee:

  • Strategic Leadership: Develop and implement HR strategies that align with our business objectives and global HR vision.
  • Talent Management: Oversee talent acquisition, retention, and development to build a robust leadership pipeline.
  • Performance Development: Design performance management systems and lead initiatives for employee development.
  • Employee Relations: Foster a positive workplace culture, ensure compliance with local labor laws, and manage employee relations.
  • Compensation & Benefits: Implement competitive programs and conduct regular benchmarking.
  • HR Operations: Optimize processes, utilize HR analytics, and ensure accurate HR reporting.

Required experience:

  • A bachelor’s degree in HR, business administration, or a related field; an advanced degree or HR certification is preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of HR experience gained working within an international financial services or investment banking organisation .
  • Expertise in managing HR functions across Southeast Asia, especially Singapore.
  • Strong knowledge of local labour laws and experience in employee relations.
  • Excellent strategic thinking, leadership, and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in English; additional regional languages are a plus.

For further details, please contact Paul Watson at paw@elliottscotthr.com

Job Code: PAW/44647

EA License: 14C6917

Registration: R23119038

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Paul Watson Managing Director, South East Asia

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