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VAC4385 - Senior Officer - Productivity

Division Human Resources
Location Dubai, U.A.E.
Closing Date 21-Nov-2019
About the Business

DP World is a leading enabler of global trade and an integral part of the supply chain. We operate multiple yet related businesses – from marine and inland terminals, maritime services, logistics and ancillary services to technology-driven trade solutions.

We have a portfolio of 77 operating marine and inland terminals supported by over 50 related businesses in 40 countries across six continents with a significant presence in both high-growth and mature markets. We aim to be essential to the bright future of global trade, ensuring everything we do has long-lasting impact on economies and society and creates a better future for everyone.

Our dedicated team of over 37,000 employees from 110 countries cultivate long-standing relationships with governments, shipping lines importers and exporters, communities, and many other important constituents of the global supply chain, to add value and provide quality services today and tomorrow.

We make sure cargo keeps moving so people have the things they need, when they need them, helping economies grow and nations prosper. It’s an important job, and one that requires smart, proud, passionate people working all across the world – people who are not afraid to innovate and find new ways of driving our business forward. We foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and respect. Our global workforce is made up of 45,000 people with over 110 different nationalities who bring their experience and expertise together, allowing us to be a global leader.

By thinking ahead, foreseeing change and innovation we aim to create the most productive, efficient and safe trade solutions globally.


About the Role

To review People policies, processes and systems, propose improvements, follow up implementation and issue reports/dashboards on DPW people, People department, and productivity projects.

Key Accountabilities
  • Review and improve Group People department’s policies, procedures and processes.
  • Develop and communicate reports and dashboards related to DPW employees and Group People Department.
  • Support People analytics and workforce management.
  • Support planning and monitoring of productivity projects.
  • Support HR systems projects.
  • Conduct various analyses and issue reports using PowerBI.
  • Prepare documents and presentations (for meetings, employees manuals and procedures, testing, training, FAQs, etc.).
  • Act as an ambassador for DP World at all times when working; promoting and demonstrating positive behaviours in harmony with DP World’s Founder’s Principles, values and culture; ensuring the highest level of safety is applied in all activities; understanding and following DP World’s Code of Conduct and Ethics policies.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned. 
Qualifications and Experience

In order to give credible support to the organisation and be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Bachelor/Master’s degree in Human Resource management.
  • 6-10 years’ experience in Human Resources, Project Management, Productivity.
  • Project Management/Lean methodology certification or experience.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel and Power BI.
  • Excellent writing skills in English language.
  • Desired competencies (Customer Service Orientation, Achievement Orientation, Concern for quality, Organizational Awareness, Teamwork and cooperation).



Other Information

 The employment benefits package is reflective of the location for this position.

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