Human Resources Officer

Paramaribo, Suriname

As an Human Resources (HR) Officer, you are the central hub of all HR-related activities within the organization. You play a crucial role in managing the workforce, from recruitment and selection to staff development and absence management. You are responsible for drafting employment contracts, maintaining personnel files, and advising management on HR policies and procedures.

In this role, it is essential that you possess excellent communication skills and are capable of working both independently and as part of a team. We are looking for someone who is proactive and has a positive, solution-oriented attitude. If you have a passion for supporting and developing people and experience with HR processes, then this job is perfect for you!

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a team that values your insights and contributions and supports your professional development. With us, you will receive the resources and support needed to elevate your HR skills to the next level and make a real impact within the organization.

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  • Manage recruitment and selection processes
  • Maintain personnel records and files
  • Advise on HR policies and procedures
  • Oversee staff development and training
  • Manage employee relations and grievances
  • Preparation of payroll payments

Must Have

  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources Management, Business Administration, Psychology, or a related field
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in an HR role
  • Knowledge of labor law and HR practices
  • Proficient in employee performance management
  • Skilled in benefits administration and payroll

Nice to have

  • Strong interpersonal and conflict resolution skills
  • Good communication skills and fluent in the Dutch and English language, both spoken and written
  • Experience with HR software and Microsoft Office

What's great in the job?

  • Collaborating with a dynamic and open-minded team
  • Taking on real challenges with real responsibilities and autonomy
  • Creating a positive impact on the company's working culture
  • Embracing the challenges and opportunities of a fast-evolving company
  • Working with the latest technologies!

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What We Offer


Excellent USD-based salary package and benefits with incentives and bonuses


Learning, training and personal development opportunities


Flexible working environment with a proper plan for career growth


Rewards for achieved targets and outstanding performance