Robert Walters (HK)

HR Manager | Employee Relations | Financial Services

Robert Walters (HK)
HK$55,000 - HK$70,000 /month (negotiable)
Posted on 29 Oct 2020

HR Manager | Employee Relations | Financial Services

Robert Walters (HK)

Job Highlights

  • newly created role
  • 12-month contract with potential to extend
  • talent development/ diversity & inclusion

Job Description

With an appetite for transformation, a 12-month opportunity has emerged for a seasoned employee relations professional to join an international based financial institution. Reporting to the Senior HR Business Partner, this role will be a key part of the HR leadership team. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting HR compliance and governance activities, resolution of complex case management, staff agreement negotiations and interpretation, and advising on performance management and disciplinary matters and revising HR policies and procedures.


  • Create resources which help with compliance, improve workplace practices and explain complex matters in a simple to understand way
  • Provide effective case management of people related issues such as performance management, grievances, fitness for work and absence management
  • Provide performance management guidance to line management resulting in positive change in the management of people and performance improvement
  • Develop, review and administer HR policies including providing advice on all HR policy related enquiries
  • Drive talent development, people & culture, staff engagement and diversity & inclusion initiatives across APAC
  • Manage projects and initiatives focused on workplace relations, change and redesign that support the delivery of the organsiation's people strategy and associated services
  • Prepare and facilitate training to employees and leaders within the business on a range of HR related topics
  • Build and sustain effective working relationships with management team and key stakeholders


  • A bachelor's degree in human resources management or other relevant qualifications
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in employee relations/ talent development; varied experience across banks or sizeable financial institutions would be highly regarded
  • Excellent command in spoken and written English and Mandarin
  • Proven negotiation, influencing and strong analytical skills with problem solving abilities
  • Experience in developing, reviewing, and implementing HR strategies, frameworks, polices and procedures
  • Demonstrated track record of supporting and leading change, building capability and coaching others in workplace relations
  • Able to develop highly effective working relationships by building credibility, respect and rapport with internal and external networks
  • The ability to prioritse tasks and meet competing deadlines

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
Job Type
Contract, Full Time

Company Overview

Robert Walters is one of the world's leading global specialist recruitment consultancies. The Robert Walters brand stands for innovation, vision and leadership in the global recruitment market.

Robert Walters specialises in permanent and contract recruitment across all industry sectors and all levels of seniority, and count the world's leading investment banks, multinational blue-chip commercial organisations and innovative SMEs as clients. Our international network and global brand presence, along with our unrivalled professionalism and specialist knowledge, ensure that we offer only the highest quality of service to both our clients and candidates.

Established in London in 1985, the Group now operates across 28 countries. Robert Walters' Hong Kong office specialises in accounting & finance, banking & financial services, human resources & business support, information technology, legal & compliance, sales & marketing, as well as supply chain, logistics & procurement.

An award-winning business, Robert Walters has a proven track record of providing high quality recruitment services, and our success is further endorsed by the many awards we have won over the years.

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Additional Company Information

Financial Services